PA Link & You Working Together

The mission of the PA Link to Aging and Disability Resources is to improve access to long term services and supports for individuals, their loved ones and caregivers, regardless of age, income, or ability, through an integrated network of partner agencies committed to expanding the use of community based solutions, promoting person centered decision making, and enhancing the quality of services. PA Link provides a myriad of services including: • Person-Centered Counseling (PCC) – Is

Moving a Senior? 5 Important Reasons to Call a Senior Move Manager First!

Moving is stressful enough but moving a senior out of a home they love can be downright traumatic. Unlike traditional moving companies a senior relocation service isn’t just a pack up and move them company. They also help clients with the grieving component of these moves and patiently calm fears by working alongside seniors and their families as a trusted partner in their transition. Families who have hired a Move Manager will tell you it

How to Choose the Right Senior Downsizing Company

Senior Move Management/Downsizing Companies assist seniors and families in all aspects of the move transition.  The Do’s and Don’ts when hiring one. The Don’ts Do not pay for a consultation, take a verbal estimate or accept a ball park estimate or flat rate. A reputable company will meet with you to assess the job and put together a detailed estimate of costs with no surprises. Do not go straight to the bottom line. This can

Antiques, Fine Art and Collectibles: Understanding the Challenges of Today’s Markets

The markets for antiques, fine art, and collectibles have undergone profound changes in the the last 15 years, with prices trending lower – often much lower – in most categories. The reasons for the changes are numerous, but the principle driver is simple demographics: Millennials have little interest in traditional furnishings and especially avoid anything that requires polishing or can’t go in the dishwasher or microwave. With these trends in mind, the problem of how

Professional Organizers Helping Seniors and Families

At some point during older adulthood, many seniors will come to a transition point in their lives related to their homes and items in their surrounding space. They may: • Have difficulty reaching for items on top shelves or in less accessible locations. • Need to downsize to move into a smaller home or a senior community. • Need to move in with a family member. Professional Organizers can help with these changes by ensuring

A New Decade, A Fresh and Safe Start

A New Decade, A Fresh and Safe Start   With the start of a new decade, it’s a great time to get a fresh start. Make your space safe and comfortable by getting rid of the stuff you really don’t need or want anymore.  The challenge is deciding what to let go of.  Here are some helpful tips to consider.   Only keep what you LOVE and what you NEED.Everything else is just more stuff…get