The links listed are provide without implied endorsement. We believe these resources to be objective providers of information  that may help you when Moving Granny.


The Consumer Checklist for Choosing a Moving Company (Government of Canada Consumer Affairs)

Moving 101 – Tips for a great move (American Moving & Storage Association)

Compare Movers & Moving Companies in Canada & USA (five free quotes)


Getting rid of stuff

Habitat for Humanity – Furniture removal

Furniture Bank Toronto -Recycle gently used furniture and get a tax receipt

maxsold – Downsizing and Estate Sales (US & Canada)

National Waste & Recycling Association (US)

Donation Town – Find a charity that will pick up your donations for free USAAlberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario

1-800-GOT-JUNK – Fee for pickup.


AARP – making life better for today’s 50-plus population. (US)

ACE – Advocacy Center for the Elderly

Alberta Seniors Communities & Housing Association

American Seniors Association – The Conservative Alternative to AARP

CARP – Advocacy & member benefits for retired persons and seniors. (Canada)

New Brunswick Senior Citizen’s Foundation

Senior Citizens Association of BC

Seniors Resource Hub – navigate significant retirement living and senior care decisions. (US)