Senior Move Managers

Comprehensive Checklist for Downsizing a Home, Making the Move, and Settling In

Here is a fantastic article  and comprehensive checklist for the downsizing tasks associated with a move into smaller quarters.  There is a link to another article by the Family Caregiver Alliance called Home Away from Home: Relocating Your Parents that is equally informative and covers the entire gamut of issues involved when beginning to consider moving a… Read more »

Seniors Delay Moving Due to an Overwhelming Number of Possessions

Our motto here at Organize and Downsize is “We turn the Overwhelmed into the Overjoyed!”  It captures in a short phrase the emotions experienced at just the thought of downsizing and moving to a smaller residence and the emotions felt when it’s over. Here is an article from the NYT’s “New Old Age” column that describes… Read more »

Transitioning with Care – A radio interview with Senior Move Managers

 1660 AM | WBCN | Charlotte, NC   Imagine a radio station focused solely on the concerns of senior citizens.  Such a station exists in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Follow the link below and have a look.  Be sure to click on PAST SHOWS and give a listen to Show #24: “Transitioning with Care.”  The first interview in… Read more »

Senior Moment: All That Stuff

I love this blog entry by Katie in Brooklyn about the emotional side of senior downsizing.  She says “when done properly, the move itself can be a happy time – a time for the senior to reinvent himself and plan for the future.”  What begins with overwhelm often turns into a rewarding and life-affirming process. by… Read more »

When Moving Seems Impossible

Here’s a great blog entry from the weekly New York Times blog for seniors called The New Old Age.  It’s a positive testimony to the stress-relieving and calming benefits of getting the help of a Senior Move Manager when moving is imminent.  A manager can help reduce family stressors.  “It really lets the adult child be… Read more »

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