Membership Benefits that Make a Difference
Being a member of CSA puts you in an elite group of senior-focused professionals who have a genuine interest in promoting a better life for seniors while growing their own businesses. SCSA offers extensive materials and support in a variety of ways. Being a CSA allows you immediate access to information and marketing opportunities for your business that would take years for you to develop on your own.
The CSA membership benefits include:
Monthly Senior Spirit Newsletter – A monthly e-newsletter featuring the latest news on important issues facing seniors, their families and the professionals who work with them. Each issue contains comprehensive articles on medical news, financial topics and lifestyle trends, as well as how these issues impact you, your business and your senior clients – all straight from the experts.
CSA Journal – This professional print publication is the leading academic publication in the senior market focusing on the medical, financial and lifestyle interests of seniors and professionals working with seniors. Use these comprehensive and topical articles as informational pieces for your clients or to enhance professional networking opportunities by handing them out or posting them on your website.
Expert Webinars – Free monthly educational webinars hosted by experts in their chosen fields on topics important to you. Examples include Seniors and the Affordable Care Act, The Story You Won't See on Law and Order: Why Elders Are Targets for Scams and Financial Abuse and more.
Complete Presentations – SCSA has developed PowerPoint presentations, complete with scripts, which focus on senior-important topics. Members are welcome to use these presentations for speaking engagements to help spread their knowledge of the senior market.
Public CSA Locator – Increase your visibility with our unique online member search engine. Network and communicate with other CSAs to initiate business relationships that can lead to referrals AND let prospects find you online.
Professional Support Tools
Resources and tools specifically designed for CSAs to distribute to their customers and to grow their own businesses.
Customized Senior Spirit Newsletter – Members can customize the Senior Spirit newsletter and send to their clients every month electronically or printed every quarter as a full color, 8-page, publication.
Content for Your Website – To succeed online in today’s world, you need to provide powerful and influential content that truly helps your audience. In our commitment to help you succeed, SCSA is continuously creating professional, senior-focused content for our CSAs to use in their online sites and communications. Examples include The Consumer’s Guide to Home Safety, Understanding Veterans Benefits and more.
Handouts and Guides for Clients – Free handouts & guides that are professionally written by experts for you to pass out to your senior clients. From consumer guides and how-to booklets, written specifically for CSAs, this expert content is unmatched in the senior market. These guides can even be customized with your own contact information! An example is the full-color, 36-page, guide BASICS: Things You Need to Know, on the basics of Social Security, Medicare, Medicare Supplements, Medicaid, In-Home Care, Senior Housing and Long-Term Care Insurance.
CSA Blog – Whether you write a blog post or comment on other postings, CSAs have an open invitation to be active contributors on the CSA Blog. When you share your expertise on the CSA Blog, it not only increases your visibility on the internet but can really have an impact with fellow professionals reading your post.
Social Media – We all know what a great avenue social media is for widening your network. Now you can connect with other professionals easily through SCSA’s groups on LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. Create immediate and engaging exposure for yourself with professionals working in the senior market and seniors themselves.