Senior Citizen's Guide to Metro Detroit

6 Say You Saw It in the Senior Citizen’s Guide to Metro Detroit • Additionally, some Senior Move Manager ® charge their fees on an hourly basis, while others prefer to package the cost of the entire job at one price. • NASMM members will always outline the cost of a job through a written estimate before you are required to submit payment. I am interested in obtaining some help with my mom’s move, but we can do most of the work to save money. Can I still contact a Senior Move Manager ® to do just some of the work? Yes, most Senior Move Managers ® offer a menu of services from which you can choose and you pay accordingly. The ultimate goal of this industry is to ease the stress of the move process for older adults and family members, not add to your concerns. What makes a Senior Move Manager ® different from just a moving company? They seem pretty similar to me ... are they? • Senior Move Managers ® provide a multi-faceted approach to the move process: from space planning in the beginning to post-move support and advocacy. • Senior Move Managers ® minimize the chaos and stress associated with moving by addressing all aspects of the move process. They are responsible to for creating and executing a seamless action plan, customized to the client’s wishes. • Actually, some but not all Senior Move Managers ® are also movers. Those providers that are not movers will work closely with a reputable local moving company to complete that aspect of the job. • With the gentle and expert guidance of an experienced Senior Move Manager ® , older adults and families make the key decisions without the emotional and physical distress that can follow. As a result, they