Moving with Seniors

Nationally, nearly 52% of all moves are for people over the age of 50, and this number is expected to increase substantially with the baby boomer population over the coming years. For seniors, any move can be stressful, and we understand the importance of keeping a move simple and efficient while offering moving assistance.

Experienced in rightsizing your move


We’re experts in managing relocation stress — whether it’s downsizing from a home of 30 years or making the transition to a retirement community, our friendly and courteous teams provide tailored services to make your senior moving experience a positive one.

You can rest assured our fully licensed, insured, and bonded movers can get the job done with clean trucks and proper moving equipment, whether you are moving just down the road or across the country. TWO MEN AND A TRUCK also offers packing and unpacking services, so all you need to relocate is yourself.

Let us relieve your packing and unpacking stress

There can be several senior moving scenarios that may require packing and unpacking services, and that’s where our packing and unpacking teams come in.

Whether you’re looking to get your parents moved from their home into a retirement or assisted living community and aren’t sure where to start, or you’re unable to pack the items in your home yourself, our trained packing professionals can do as little or as much packing as you need help with. Many customers find it helpful to have TWO MEN AND A TRUCK pack only the fragile items or certain rooms, and they handle the rest. Just as we tailor your move, we can customize our packing services to fit your individual needs.

Whatever the situation, we’ll get the job done

We understand seniors often deal with a unique set of needs and concerns. Many of our senior customers struggle with grief from leaving their long-time family home, fear of losing sentimental belongings, or anxiety of facing unknown physical challenges.

At TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, we’re experienced in tackling challenging relocations and specialize in moves that may be a little bit more sensitive and emotional. These moves include arranging moving and packing services with adult children looking to move their senior parent(s), downsizing from a large family home, moving belongings from a cottage to primary residence, or even moving and storing items during a home remodel.

Knowing there are so many moving situations that can often be trying times for our customers, a beloved company core value we take to heart is THE GRANDMA RULE® — to treat everyone the way you would want your grandma to be treated. This value, which was modeled after Founder Mary Ellen Sheets’ own mother, Grandma Eb, is one that resonates with all team members across the country.