Home Organizing, Downsizing & Moving
Seniors and their families often must “downsize” – pare down a lifetime’s worth of possessions –to make a longtime home safer or prepare to move. Seniors often need help with a housing transition; something families sometimes can’t provide, especially during a crisis.
Certified senior move managers–professional organizers with a certification in serving seniors–and certified senior relocation and transition specialists can provide compassionate, objective help during this emotionally trying period.
Services include organizing, packing/unpacking, developing floor plans, disposing of unwanted items, home staging, holding estate sales and more. They don’t handle the move, but they can help in finding a professional moving service.
For a list of professional moving companies that are not senior-certified, see Yellow Pages: Movers & Full Service Storage.
When you hire an individual or company to come onto your property or into your home, you assume a certain amount of risk, as does the person you’re hiring. See the Action Guide for a list of questions to ask when hiring an in-home service.
Caring Senior Move: 567-6002
410 Edgewater Way, Lenoir City, 37772
Certified transition and relocation specialist and senior move manager. | Website »
DunnRite Transitions: 717-3376
P.O. Box 363, Kingston, 37763
Certified transition and relocation specialist. | Website »
Space and Time: 207-7295
P.O. Box 4235, Oak Ridge, 37831
Professional organizer, certified senior move manager, and certified relocation and transition specialist. | Website »