Some of the special considerations senior or their children should consider during a senior move is that this is one of the emotionally charged move scenarios there is.
Senior trying to move on their own into senior community or assisted living community on their own find the stress of the move to be a strain to their health. The children also go through strain and stress trying to coordinate getting their parents into a facility especially if they are not geographically close.
We encourage that when senior parents are moving that they look into hiring a senior move manager.
A senior move manager have a number of resources in this area. The number one responsibility is to determine what will and will not be moving to the new home and what to do with those belongings. A senior move manager is well equipped to have the conversation about what to leave behind.
They also have extensive knowledge of the facilities in the area so they can give good input on pros and cons. Lastly, they are well schooled on the different service providers in the area. They can give you recommendations on service providers.
A senior care move specialists is usually a independent third party service. They do work with moving companies, so moving companies may also be able to recommend a senior move manager that they regularly work with .
If you would like more information on senior moving, contact Marathon Moving.