Caring Transitions Resource Links

Caring Transitions understands the complex nature of making senior moving, downsizing and estate sales decisions and offers the following resources that may be helpful in your decision making process. The represented organizations are not affiliated with Caring Transitions but serve some of the same communities served by Caring Transitions.

 

Elder Care Link

Senior Real Estate Specialist Council

Society of Certified Senior Advisors

A Place for Mom

American Society of Appraisers

Home Staging

National Association of Jewelry Appraisers

MoveSeniors.com

National Council on Aging

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers

Senior Job Bank

Estatesales.net

Home Helpers

State Moving Associations

Two Men and a Truck

College Hunks Hauling Junk

Local Resources

Realtors          Senior Communities          Searchable Database          Other              

Realtors:

Helping clients make good decisions, from that first home to downsizing after the kids have moved.  Call for a free report of the local market conditions in your neighborhood.

(757) 768-1734                      TERI.WOODFORD@Longandfoster.com

 

Senior Communities:

An active waterfront senior living community which offers rental apartments for residents 55 years and better. A most unique senior community - alive with passion, recreation, beautiful surroundings and life. Located on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay at Fort Monroe. 

    (757) 637-7200                        www.HistoricChamberlin.com

    Offers exceptional Independent Living and Personalized  Assisted Living options. Nestled in a beautifully wooded area of historic Williamsburg and situated less than two miles from fascinating historic landmarks and shopping, the community provides easy access to everywhere you want to be. Keep fit with a workout in the outdoor swimming pool or exercise room, or enjoy a delightful, restaurant-style meal while socializing with friends in a beautiful, full-service dining room.

    (757) 220-1839                 www.brookdaleliving.com/chambrel-at-williamsburg.aspx

    Enjoy 3 delicious chef-prepared meals in a restaurant-style dining room.  Menus feature options to meet diverse nutritional needs while compassionate live-in managers provide safety and security.  There are weekly housekeeping and linen services, complimentary transportation, a full social calendar of fun activities and life-enriching programs. Live here with convenient month-to-month rent and no buy-in fees or long-term leases.

    (757) 369-8305                www.colonial-harbor.com

    A retirement community that provides both independent and assisted living care.  They offer newly upgraded apartments, a courtyard, and a STATE OF THE ART movie theatre and much, much more! Come by today for an informational tour and a sneak peek!

    (757) 930-1075                       www.thehidenwood.com

     

    Searchable Databases:

    A comprehensive list of trustworthy resources of local home and community-based services and supports.

    (757) 345-6277                    info@padrn.org

    Provides you with information about a variety of housing options, home care, and many other professional services that cater to seniors.  There are also educational materials that are of interest to seniors, caregivers, and professional service providers.  The website also contains a calendar of upcoming events designed to serve the needs of everyone interested in issues of aging.

    (757) 897-3075                    info@SeniorAdvocateOnline.com

    A national senior housing and services website to bring you the most comprehensive search information for assisted living, active adult, retirement, alzheimer's communities and all related home health care and senior services available.

    (800) 775-4846                     www.seniorlivingguide.com

    They work with 25 local Area Agencies on Aging as well as various other public and private organizations to help older Virginians, their families and loved ones find the services and information they need. The Division is a central point of contact for information and services.

    (800) 552-3402                    www.vda.virginia.gov

     

    Other:

    Riverside CEALH specializes in helping individuals become safe and capable drivers following injury or illness, as well as those experiencing a change in abilities as a result of the natural aging process.  They provide driver safety assessments for clients ranging in age from adolescents to older adults, as well as training in modified vehicle equipment and adapted driving strategies for those with physical or cognitive disabilities.  To schedule an appointment, please call:

    (757) 220-4751               info@excellenceinaging.org.

    A medical transport company providing both stretcher and wheelchair transport to patients.  In addition to a high level of medical proficiency, knowledge and professionalism required to do the job well, staff are known for their caring attitude and compassionate approach.  In short, they don’t just get you there, they treat you like family.

    (757) 273-7198                     www.emtva.com

    From basic assistance with daily living chores, through skilled nursing and therapy care, they are trusted by physicians and other clinical professionals throughout the state to provide quality in-home care. Services include: Home Health Care, Private Duty, Personal Care and Hospice. 

    (757) 873-3313                        www.interimhealthcare.com/teamvirginia

    Attorney Perry specializes in estate planning (wills, powers of attorney, medical directives and trusts), estate administration for both trusts and probate, and adult guardianships and conservatorships.  Planning for couples includes customization of plans for blended families and special needs children.  Attorney Perry also has experience in administration of estates with beneficiary disputes, omitted spouses and other unique or complicated circumstances.

    (757) 722-0611                     www.mcdermottward.com/attorneys/geneva-n-perry

    A CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ who will help you make educated decisions about your finances knowing that everyone's journey and everyone's definition of financial security is different. 

    (757) 595-4588                      

    Their mission is to support the independence and quality of life of Peninsula residents primarily 60 years and over by advocating, arranging, or providing vital human services.  They offer programs in cooperation with other local community agencies to assist older Virginians in independent and productive living.

    (757) 873-0541                   information@paainc.org