Upcoming Events

Tips and Resources for Single Seniors

NOVEMBER 16, 2022 @ danville town meeting hall
201 Front street, Danville, CA 94526

10 – 11:30am

Whether you find yourself wishing there was someone you could trust to help handle your life decisions, finances, home and driving safety, or possible relocation – you are not alone and there is support for you. Learn tips on how to become a proactive individual with empowered choices in aging.

Andriana Mendez, Custom Moving & Hauling – (925) 595-5759
Abbey Dykhouse, The Aevus Group – (510) 747-2938
Karen Fisher, Bishop Fiduciaries – (925) 954-7769
Eileen Borton, Finance of America – (925) 519-333
Madison Gunn, Absolute Trust Council – (925) 943-2740
Melanie Henry, Driver Cognitive Assessment Center – (925) 249-5947

The Right Home for Aging in Place

december 13, 2022 @ Veteran’s Memorial Building
400 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526

10 – 11am

Are you finding that your current home or community doesn’t fit your lifestyle anymore as you age? This discussion will help you learn different senior-friendly housing options that are out there locally, as well as some things to think about as you go through belongings anticipating a possible future move.

Andriana Mendez, Custom Moving & Hauling – (925) 595-5759

Christine Sevier, Senior Living Advisor


Downsizing 101


2:30 – 3:30pm

Has the thought of moving to a smaller home been on your mind, but you don’t know where to start? This free, informational event will uncover the process, support, and “rightsizing” options for senior living to the fullest. Refreshments and snacks will be served. Seniors and adult children are welcome.

Andriana Mendez, Certified Senior Move Managers  – (925) 595-5759
Tammy Barstow, Seniors Real Estate Specialist  – (925) 292-SOLD

Senior Living Transitions

OCTOBER 20, 2022 – ivy park SENIOR LIVING
9199 Fircrest Ln, San Ramon, CA 94583

11:30 – 1:00pm

If you or a loved one has been on the fence about where to begin with learning about senior living, how to make the downsize, and what support is available… this event is for you.

Join us for this free Lunch and Learn, we are here to help guide you and your family.

Andriana Mendez, Certified Senior Move Managers  – (925) 595-5759

Downsize to the Right Size

october 12, 2022
via zoom – national aging in place week

12 – 1:00pm

In this talk during the National Aging in Place week with NAIPC, we talk about how Downsizing is temporary and “Rightsizing” is long-term. Finding the right size home for your current and future needs is a proactive process, and then there’s tackling “the stuff”. Touching on everything from the emotional and mental prep for the move, to the logistic and esthetic portion of the new home set-up. See you there!

Andriana Mendez, Custom Moving & Hauling  – (925) 595-5759

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

october 11, 2022 @ danville town meeting hall
201 Front street, Danville, CA 94526

1 – 2:30pm

Are you finding it more and more difficult to live an independent life in the home you currently live in? Or, are you worried that mom or dad haven’t been maintaining their health or activities at home anymore? Learn how and when to prepare for a senior move and what financial things to consider in this seminar.

Andriana Mendez, Custom Moving & Hauling  – (925) 595-5759

Christine Sevier: Senior Living Advisor

Abbey Dykhouse: Aging Consultant & Social Worker

Mary Ballin, CFP®, CDFA®: Financial Planner
MBallin@PerigonWealth.com | 415-430-4164

Home Safety & Fall Prevention

september 27, 2022 @ Veteran’s Memorial Building
400 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526

10 – 11am

September is Fall Prevention month. Join us as we discuss simple reminders for safety around the home.

Andriana Mendez, Custom Moving & Hauling  – (925) 595-5759
Tim Stevens, Home Safety Services: (408) 472-2307

Annual Fall Prevention Event

september 22, 2022 @ ROSSMOOR EVENT CENTER

10am – 2pm

With a full panel of speakers, the 4th Annual Falls Prevention Event in Rossmoor brings seniors the education, resources, and information surrounding physical safety. Custom Moving & Hauling will be a vendor in the lobby at this event, so stop by and get your home safety checklist and learn how to prevent a fall.

Hosted by the Diablo Valley Foundation for the Aging and Rossmoor Counseling Services

10-11am: Sara Levin, MD, State of Contra Costa health and falls prevention
11am-12pm: Dr. Frank Wildman, Body Mechanics
12-12:30pm: Bob Huff, CPT, Strength Building
12:30-1:10pm: Anna Cleese, EMT, Emergency Medical Services
1:10-1:50pm: Noell Crosse, Contra Costa Fire Protection District

THROUGHOUT: John Muir Physical Therapy Group, Balance Assessments

Preparing for the Rightsize Move

september 15, 2022 @ danville town meeting hall
201 Front street, Danville, CA 94526

12 – 1:30pm

Rightsizing is the new downsizing, and in this seminar – you will learn how to start the process of going through your things, what options are available for finding “home” again, and what to do to prepare your current home for the market.

Andriana Mendez, Custom Moving & Hauling  – (925) 595-5759

Rica Ruiz: Senior Real Estate Specialist – DRE #01353905

An Extraordinary Lifestyle Downsizing Event

September 10, 2022 @ acacia creek retirement community
34400 Mission Blvd, Union City, CA 94587

10 – 11:30am

Learn how to use the value of your home to fund an extraordinary lifestyle!

At this event, the dedicated Acacia Creek team and expert partners will give you and your loved ones:

Education on all the offerings available at this exclusive community so you can live a successful, independent lifestyle
Jeff Katz, Acacia Creek

Peace of mind that someone is on your side to get the most money for your home in order to fund your future retirement and enjoyment
Tammy Barstow, REALTOR DRE #01320630, Team 292-SOLD with Legacy Real Estate

Guidance and assistance in planning, sorting, packing, and moving so you don’t have to feel alone or overwhelmed of where to start
Andriana Mendez, Custom Moving & Hauling

Refreshments, light snacks, and tours of the property will be provided. Invite a friend!

Assisted Living Communities and Things to Consider When Touring

september 7, 2022 @ lafayette library Community hall
3491 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549

10 – 11:30am

Choosing a retirement community is not always easy. There are many sizes, prices and amenities to choose from in the East Bay area. During this 90-minute panel discussion, questions about continuing care and life care options will be answered.

This event is hosted by Dayna Wilson DRE# 01781285, and Custom Moving & Hauling is a proud Educational Partner of the Savvy Senior Living Seminars.

Navigating Life Transitions in Your Golden Years

AUGUST 25, 2022 @ Veteran’s Memorial Building
400 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526

1 – 2:30pm

Considering a downsize, or rather – a “rightsize” move? Learn how to start going through belongings, understanding how to sell, and what to plan for next.

Andriana Mendez, Move Manager – (925) 595-5759

Dayna Wilson: Senior Real Estate Specialist – CA DRE #01781285
(925) 788-6582

Madison Gunn: Attorney – (925) 943-2740

National Aging in Place Council Summer Networking Mixer

5700 Pleasant Hill Rd, Pleasanton, CA 94588

4 – 6pm

Join the local chapter of National Aging in Place Council members as we celebrate summer and senior industry resources!

We’re going to have food, drinks, and some raffles, so come with your summer attire and enjoy some warm sun and warm smiles.

This is a FREE event, we just need a head count so please RSVP below.

Whether it’s to meet for the first time, to catch up, or just say hello – we want to see our fellow Senior Services providers and find out what you’re up to! We’re all in this together, serving older adults and their support circle and you never know when we could use what you offer or need an introduction to someone you might know.

National Aging in Place Council – San Francisco Chapter

How to Proactively Age In Place

July 28, 2022 @ Veteran’s Memorial Building
400 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526

1 – 2:30pm

Most adults express a desire to live in their own home and community safely, independently, and comfortably for as long as possible. How can this be accomplished? Find out in this seminar, with highlights on:

• Decluttering and fall prevention
• Fire and disaster safety
• Daily living assistance tools and installs
• Health care in the home and non-medical assistance

You or your loved one are invited to this event! Attendees will take home an exclusive guide on safety tips.

• Andriana Mendez, Custom Moving & Hauling: (925) 595-5759
• Erin Lamb, Silver Castle Care: (510) 304-7961
• Tim Stevens, Home Safety Services: (408) 472-2307
• Shari Maxwell, Brightstar Care: (925) 785 8347

How to Upgrade Your Downsize

June 23, 2022 @ Veteran’s Memorial Building
400 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526

1 – 2:30pm

If recent events have you considering if a smaller home might be a better fit, or maybe you’ve been asking yourself:
• Where do I start with going through things in my home?
• I’ve lived here for 30 years, how much can I really get
for my home?
• How can I feel confident to finance my future if I’m considering a “rightsize” move?
• What does it mean for my Estate if I sell my home?…then join us for this seminar, where you’ll educate and empower the choices that you make next by learning from the experts in “Rightsizing”.

Attendees will go home with an exclusive printed guide that will help with the process at home so you can put the information to use right away.

• Andriana Mendez, Certified Senior Move Manager: (925) 595-5759
• Tammy Barstow, Senior Real Estate Specialist: (925) 292-SOLD
(DRE #01320630)
• Claudia Kim, Reverse Mortgage Specialist: (925) 474-1115
• Jay Roadarmel, Estate Planning Attorney: (925) 271-5646

Sorting Through Sentimental Clutter

April 4 @ via zoom

1 – 2:30pm PST

In partnership with My Health Angel, Custom Moving & Hauling will be talking about how to sort, downsize, and how to let go of sentimental clutter.

My Health Angel is a a modern community for seniors that connects and inspires the ageless. Age is a state of mind often determined by how you feel and at MyHealthAngel we believe feeling good is a priority.

Andriana Mendez, Moving and Logistics: (925) 595-5759

Rightsizing. A Booming Niche!


12:30 – 2pm – Lunch will be served

There are nearly 72 million Baby Boomers who will reach ages 57-75 this year in the United States. Many people in this group may be considering what type of housing might be best for their needs as they enter into the Golden Years or as lifestyle changes arise. REALTORS are in a prime position to provide education, support, and resources to this generation as they look to YOU for answers.

In our upcoming “Rightsizing. A Booming Niche!” event, we will dive into how you can empower your senior sellers to find the RIGHT place for their next move.

Downsizing 101


4 – 5:30pm

Downsizing is a very personal and individual decision that can be on the horizon for a variety of reasons. It can be for things like cost of living, health and safety, or simply to live with less home maintenance.
If you’re asking yourself:

How do I avoid the guilt of downsizing?
• How can I feel confident to finance my future?
• Where do I start with going through the things in my home?
• What are my options for housing that makes sense for my lifestyle?

Educate and empower the choices that you make next by joining us for this seminar.


Andriana Mendez, Moving and Logistics: (925) 595-5759
Barbara Koeth, Professional Coach: (925) 899-2383
Maggie Castillo, Reverse Mortgage Specialist: (831) 840-3384
Christina Rice
, Senior Real Estate Specialist: (925) 216-0596

Downsizing Power Panel


10 – 11:30am

October in National Aging in Place Month and what better way to celebrate than to come together and talk about all the factors that go into Downsizing. As a member of the National Aging in Place Council, Junk It Move It aims to provide resources and a network of professionals to support this transition. This is a free event, featuring speakers:

Russell Doi, Reverse Mortgage Specialist: (510) 305-9476
Andriana Mendez, Moving and Organizing: (925) 595-5759
Yun Tong, Senior Real Estate Specialist: (415) 686-0200
Christine Sevier, Senior Living Advisor: (925) 495-0330


National Day of Nuclear Workers Remembrance


@ 60 fenton street, suite 3, livermore, ca 94550

10am – 1:30pm

We remember your service and sacrifice and we honor your patriotism, heroism, and devotion to our great country. Your work not only brought ab out incredible scientific innovation, but also played an essential role in our nation’s defense during World War II, throughout the Cold War, and into the present day. Please join us for this honorary event as we celebrate YOU as workers of Sandia, Lawrence Livermore, Lawrence Berkeley Labs. Presented by the amazing Nuclear Care Partners.

Call to RSVP for your individual pick-up time! (925) 344-6467

Falls Prevention Event

SEPTEMBER 23, 2021

@ 1021 Stanley dollar drive, walnut creek, ca 94595

10am – 2pm

September Fall Prevention Month and what better way to be reminded, or remind your parents, of all the ways to create safety in the home as we age. Andriana Mendez with Junk It Move It will be speaking at 11:15am this Thursday in Rossmoor, no registration needed – come stop by this informative and free event hosted by the Diablo Valley Foundation for the Aging!

National Senior Move Managers Week Food Drive

@ 185 front street, danville, ca 94526


Did you know that 63% of seniors visiting food banks say they have to choose between food and medical care? In honor of National Senior & Specialty Move Managers Week, we are having a food drop-off drive-thru this week. Thank you in advance for your support to help make sure our seniors don’t have to make this unbearable choice between health or food.

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(925) 895-4411

Open Hours

8am - 6pm Daily

Our Office

185 Front Street, Suite 207B
Danville, CA 94526

What we Do

Residential Junking
Estate Clean Outs
Spring Cleaning
Storage Clean Outs
Local & Long Distance Moves
Packing & Sorting
Downsizing & Senior Moves
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