Moving Forward In The News
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baby boomers downsizing + families don't know where to turn
When you live in the same home for 40 years it's hard to imagine how you will ever transition to another home. Moving Forward helped the Offerdahl's downsize when Rite was diagnosed with cancer and no longer wanted to take care of the family home. Like many other seniors she struggled with the stairs. But Marianne helped them move to an independent living condo.
HElping families move, even during covid-19
Life goes on even though we are living through a pandemic. Marianne talks about how Moving Forward is supporting families who need to downsize and how the company has the most incredible and compassionate team.
we love to donate to good causes
One of our partners is Shelter from the Storm Ministries, Inc. helps single moms and their kids who are homeless. It makes it much easier for seniors to donate items when they realize they are going to wonderful causes like this.
MARIANNE TALKS ABOUT THE TRANSITION to senior living
If you are struggling to part with your cherished belongings, here's a quick tip — use the 80/20 rule. Often 80% of the things in our home are not used and could really benefit someone else in need. Marianne helps clients start with a single closet and celebrate each small win!
THE PROCESS OF DOWNSIZING
Marianne explains how the team goes room by room to help seniors sort through their belongings, pack up and move, and then unpack and organize everything in their new home. She reminds you that it's never too soon to start!
TENDING TO THE EMOTIONAL ASPECT OF DOWNSIZING
Marianne dishes on the challenges most seniors face when trying to downsize and how important it is to work with a Senior Move Manager® who is trained to help seniors navigate the difficult choices about what to keep and what to donate or sell during the downsizing process.