Downsizing Services

Looking to age in place or Downsize for a move to a senior living community? Journey’s got you covered with our experienced senior downsizing experts.

About Downsizing

A senior moving specialist makes downsizing easier and hassle-free.

Journey Senior Move Managers helps seniors move to retirement communities, assisted living, memory care or smaller spaces. We create a personalized downsizing and move plan based on your preferences.

Our team of moving professionals takes a friendly and personalized approach to assist seniors in decluttering their homes and organizing their belongings. From helping them decide what to keep, sell, donate or throw away, we offer guidance every step of the way.

What We Do For Your Downsizing Services

We prefer to call it “RIGHTSIZING”. Rightsizing implies finding the optimal size for something, like a perfectly fitted shirt.

Rightsizing To A New Location

Journey Senior Move Manager recognizes that downsizing can be a daunting task, especially as we get older.

Aging in place, our team can provide professional assistance to help ensure your safety and independence. We guide you through each room of your home, thoughtfully donating or discarding non-essential items, removing any tripping hazards, preserving your memories, and sharing important information about your cherished belongings with your family. Additionally, we assist in planning ahead for potential health-related relocations.

If opting for Retirement or Assisted Living, we offer our expertise to help you make difficult decisions on what to keep and what to discard. We pride ourselves on partnering with families to make this transition as smooth and rewarding as possible.

Our Downsizing Tasks:

Simplify your downsizing journey with our comprehensive services:

  • Sort & Declutter (keep/donate/sell/dispose)
  • Hire Organizer (optional)
  • Move Management (packing, transport, unpack)
  • Schedule Movers & Utilities
  • Donate or Dispose (unwanted items)
  • Sell Valuables (auctions/estate sales)
  • Oversee Cleaning (old home)
  • Set Up New Home (furniture, unpacking)
Planning & Organizing
Estate Cleanouts

Freedom To Move Forward

One of the biggest challenges of downsizing is determining what to keep, sell, or donate. Our experienced team is here to guide you through this process with sensitivity and expertise.

We help you assess the sentimental and practical value of your belongings, making it easier to decide which items to keep.

With our support, you can make these decisions confidently and efficiently, paving the way for a more streamlined and clutter-free living space.

What Other's Say About Us

"Ann, You and your team are worth your weight in gold! I think this was apparent by my parents reaction to the beautifully decorated apartment. I will definitely use your services again and highly recommend your professional team."
Many thanks,
Portland, OR
Why choose us

Moving every customer with care.

5 Principles Our Company Was Built On


As professionals, we can model respectful communication even during uncomfortable family discussions in a Graceful Manner.

Open, Transparent, & Honest

You are deciding to move from your long-time home for a reason. We want you to feel empowered to share the Why.


When you choose the path that you want to take. We make it happen; we will guide and facilitate every part of this journey—less Stress.


Listening to your concerns and hearing your heart of what matters, MATTERS!