The Advocate

The one-stop shop for both older adults and the children of aging parents in Minnesota. Whether you’re looking for a senior apartment, assisted living or a nursing home, you’ll find it here! The Change AGEnt Group of RE/MAX Results specializes in helping older adults downsize.

What do we do with all the old paper?

By Lisa Dunn | Comments Off on What do we do with all the old paper?

Seniors are well advised about identity theft and many of them have personal shredders. Those small home office machines are notorious for jamming, and are frustrating and worthless for handling any significant volume of shredding. They are designed to handle a single, occasional sheet for shredding and are not helpful in clearing a house of…

Packing Tips for Seniors

By Lisa Dunn | Comments Off on Packing Tips for Seniors

Movers charge by the hour. A variety of boxes of different shapes and sizes will slow down loading the truck. What you save in boxes you will probably lose in movers’ costs because your assorted boxes will slow down your movers. You want boxes that are stackable, and uniform in size and appropriate to the…

The 10 Truths of Moving

By Lisa Dunn | Comments Off on The 10 Truths of Moving

There may be a nugget of wisdom here that helps you or someone you love make the leap into downsizing into senior housing. Moving is the least painful when the person moving sees a benefit to moving: focus on the gain, not on the loss. Moving is a huge change: Adaptation to change is in…