Letting Go – Furniture Bank helps you downsize

Guest blog by Dan Kershaw, Executive Director, Furniture Bank   Navigating major life changes can be exciting, but more often than not, stressful also. Downsizing your home and life assets specifically can be distressing. The volume of work involved is overwhelming. Even the most organized and well supported among us, can do with helping hands, experienced minds … [Read more...]

SHARE THE LOVE…downsize AND help Syrian refugees!

https://youtu.be/gZONnvFUGQc The Divas are thrilled to present this Guest Blog from our pals at Furniture Bank: The Government of Canada has committed to resettling 25,000 Syrian refugees. As of January 2016, more than 13,500 Syrian refugees have already arrived and, to date, 5,500+ applications have been finalized and are awaiting flights over. IMAGINE you are leaving … [Read more...]

St. John the Compassionate Mission

A wonderful resource in our community! Over 14 years ago, we began helping people downsize, organize and move. It was easier to find people who would put our clients’ surplus items to good use. Today, things have changed and one of our biggest challenges is discovering new community resources to share items our clients no longer want, use or need. Saint John the … [Read more...]

Downsizing Diva is thrilled to work with Furniture Bank!

For over 14 years, Downsizing Diva has been helping people downsize, organize and move. One of the biggest challenges facing people who are moving to a smaller home is figuring out what to do with surplus stuff. People are happy to give “safe passage” to things they don’t want, use or need and that’s why the Divas love working with Furniture Bank, right here in … [Read more...]

ReliAble Living Centre – aging in place…

Downsizing Diva recently visited the ReliAble Living Centre in Toronto and met with Founder, Ronny Wiskin and his Business Partner, Marilyn Wetson. Gotta tell you… this dynamic duo is really onto something incredible! Did you know… More than 1,000 Canadians will celebrate their 65th Birthdays each and every day for the next 16 years! According to the Ontario Ministry of … [Read more...]