Helpful Resource Links

Housing Advisors: Helping with the decision of where to move to.

Choice Advisory
www.choiceadvisory.com
800.361.0138

Snap for Seniors
www.snapforseniors.com
206.575.0728

Dick Carruthers / Windermere Real Estate Company
www.dickcarruthers.com
206.526.5544

Move Management: Helping with all facets of the move.

Benevia
www.benevia.com
888.236.3842

Ruth Granen
www.yourhomeinc.com
206.719.1011

Next Step Transitions LLC
www.nextsteptransitions.com
206.276.7271

Appraisal of Personal Items:

Kathleen Victor
425.882.9003

Household Repairs:

www.homeownersclub.org

Community Resources:

http://www.seattle.gov/parks/resources.htm
www.nwseniors.com

Moving Company: Complementary Bids

www.movinglink.com
888.884.9772

Estate Liquidation:

Mroczek Brothers
206.525.3456

CPA:

James Brady
206.363.7393

Financial Consultant

John F. Wells
RBC Wealth Management
206.621.3200
john.wells@rbc.com

Estate Planning / Elder Law Attorney:

Mary Anne Vance
www.vancelaw.com
206.682.2333

Isenhour Bleck
www.isenbleck.com
206.340.2200

Thompson and Howle
www.thompsonhowle.com
206.682.8400 or 206.545.7777




Links to Additional Resources

Finance:

National Reverse Mortgage Association, Use Your Home to Stay At Home: www.reversemortgage.org

U.S. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development's Top Ten Things to Know if You Are Interested in a Reverse Mortgage: http://www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/sfh/hecm/rmtopten.cfm

Government/Associations:

National Association of Senior Move Managers: www.nasmm.com

AARP Website: www.aarp.org

AARP's complimentary reverse mortgage booklet Home Made Money: www.aarp.org/revmort

Social Security Administration: www.ssa.gov

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Educating Seniors about investing wisely and avoiding fraud: http://www.sec.gov/investors/seniors.shtml

Health and Aging:

Aging with Dignity's Five Wishes document:
www.agingwithdignity.org

Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center:
www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers

Book: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Long Term Care PLanning by Marilee Driscoll

Medicare information at:
www.medicare.gov

The National Right to Life Committee's "Will to Live":
www.nrlc.org

National Hospice and Palliative Care:
caringinfo.org

Non-medical assistance to help the elderly stay in their homes longer:
visitingangels.com
rightathome.net
http://homeinstead.com

Wallet-size cards w/ health directive document retrieval service:
www.healthdirectives.org

America's Health Insurance Plans on-line guide to long term health insurance:
http://www.ahip.org/content/default.aspx?bc=41|329|450

Home Quality Products & Services:

A host of assistive devices:
www.elderstore.com

Ergonomic gadgets for the kitchen, cleaning, and garden:
www.oxo.com

Seniors Superstores:
www.seniorsuperstores.com

Technology products to foster independent living:
www.enablemart.com



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