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Downsizing

Downsizing to a smaller home brings a range of challenges both emotional and practical

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Baby Boomers

By considering your later life housing options now and planning ahead, you will be better placed to enjoy your retirement

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Ageing in Place

As you age your existing
home may become more
difficult for you to manage

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Property Clearance & Estate Matters

We can arrange and deliver all aspects of property clearance

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Relocation Plan

Once we have an understanding of your needs we will pull together a tailored plan of support to deliver a stress free move or help you age in place.

  • Advice on housing options – we can assist with moves into all forms of accommodation from independent to supported living
  • Information on local authority care and support funding and eligibility
  • Maximising your income – signposting towards financial advice and helping you access welfare benefits
  • Identifying appropriate properties and assisting you to view these
  • Sourcing independent legal and financial advice for the sale, letting or purchase of properties and related matters
  • Making arrangements for the marketing and sale or letting of your current property and if required supporting you to engage an Estate Agent
  • Staging your property – this can help improve buyers’ first impressions and increase the likelihood of a quicker sale
  • Suggestions and practical help to assist you to sort and downsize your belongings
  • Customised floor plans – to help you plan your new furniture layout and help you decide what to take with you or what you might need to purchase
  • Arranging removals
  • Packing and unpacking
  • Outlining suitable arrangements for the sale, donation, disposal or recycling of possessions and furniture you no longer need
  • Arranging for treasured possessions to be passed to family members
  • Support to ensure the safe and secure disposal of old financial and personal documents.

A typical supported move – how The Senior Move Partnership can assist

Before the move – we can

  • Plan your whole move
  • Compile an inventory of belongings (what is to be sold, moved or disposed of) and deliver against this
  • Space plan – develop a working floor plan for the new home
  • Arrange cleaning of the new home before you move in
  • Arrange and manage the decoration and carpeting of your new home
  • Arrange contractors and manage any refurbishments to the new home
  • Support you to purchase new furniture, curtains, fittings etc.
  • Carry out all utilities and change of address tasks
  • Sort and pack belongings
  • Arrange quotes and manage your chosen removal company
  • Liaise with your Estate Agent and Solicitor on your behalf.

During the move – we can

  • Provide support for you throughout the day
  • Drive you to the new home
  • Manage the various tasks associated with moving day.

After the move – we can

  • Unpack at the new home
  • Remove all the packing materials
  • Arrange furniture as per floor plan
  • Organise rooms including hanging curtains, pictures and making up beds
  • Connect the TV and computer
  • Stock your kitchen cupboards for the first day
  • Help you settle into your new home and orientate you to your new local services for example, GP
  • Provide on-going administrative support after the move to help finalise moving bills and ensure new utility accounts are all set up.