Nov 12, 2019
Would you like to be our newest Team Member?
We are hiring for senior move manager assistant! Are you or someone you know interested? Our team members come from varied backgrounds and are attracted both to what we do and to our flexible scheduling. Most of our staff stay with us for years. That is why a “good fit” is important to us. The […]Continue Reading
We are hiring!
Soft Landings, Solutions for seniors is looking for a new team member! We are hiring a part-time Marketing person. We need someone who enjoys working with seniors, has a background working in a variety of environments, and is capable of supporting us with marketing, networking meetings and vendor fairs. Please see below! Our team members […]Continue Reading
Nov 05, 2019
Founder nominated for Leadership award
I couldn’t be more proud and humbled to be nominated for the MSN Leadership Award. The board released this information: Congratulations to our 2019 MSN Leadership Award Nominees! These folks are visionaries in their company and offer guidance to set the course. They have the trust and confidence of those they manage and set an […]Continue Reading
Oct 29, 2019
Did you know we can help you stay in your home longer?
The NASMM @Home program allows you to Downsize. Simplify. Stay At Home. Many of our clients are ready to move but many would prefer staying at home a little while longer. With that in mind, Realtor.Com published a great article featuring Mary Kay Busse, our NASMM Executive Director, “5 Home Upgrades Baby Boomers Love That […]Continue Reading
Oct 24, 2019
Think Your Aging Parents Are Stubborn? Blame “Mismatched Goals”
Have you tried talking your aging parents into doing something they don’t want to do? It’s not easy and it’s not fun. Researchers are learning more about the causes of what may seem intransigent behavior. There’s no easy fix. But, there are solutions and understanding to help with the problems. The NYT has a great […]Continue Reading
Oct 07, 2019
Yale Researchers Say Doing This Simple Activity Can Add 2 Years to Your Life (It’s not exercise!)
Reading is FUNdamental and may extend your life. It’s easy, relaxing, and extraordinarily powerful. Melanie Curtain has some great insights on the new Yale School of Public Health research demonstrating that reading books likely extends your lifespan by two years or more. That’s BOOKS, just newspapers, magazines, tweets, Facebook updates, Instagram posts, or online articles. It […]Continue Reading
Oct 01, 2019
Want to know the best move you can make in retirement?
Why downsizing and moving to a retirement home could be the best move you make! There are two kinds of moves that occur when you’re older. Ailing seniors enter a nursing home, while healthy retirees may decide to relocate to an assisted-living facility or continuing care retirement community. Follow the three Ps to increase the […]Continue Reading
Sep 25, 2019
Bye-Bye, Boca! Boomers Are Flocking to These 10 US Cities
Maybe you can guess which city on the west coast made the list? That’s right, Portland! Read this great article about why. 10 Fastest Growing Cities for BoomersContinue Reading
Sep 17, 2019
Gadgets and Gizmos, Oh My! Smart homes can mean smart care
Technology can help seniors stay in their homes and give their kids and caregivers peace of mind. CNET has a great article about apps that can help independent seniors stay independent. The apps empower seniors to be safe, save money, and get medical care. Read all about the Apps nowContinue Reading
Sep 09, 2019
Plan to attend the 2019 Tigard Senior Expo!
We are looking forward to meeting new people and visiting with old friends at this year’s Tigard Senior Expo. With over 80 vendors and free classes, the event will have something for everyone. One of the Eldercare 101 co-authors, will be discussion our Eldercare 101 Book!Continue Reading