Our services are shaped around proven methods to best support you and your loved ones in turbulent times. It is our mission to ensure that transitions are tackled effectively and gracefully.

Our goal is to provide excellent, reliable, and professional services. We guide you through making decisions about the quality of life while aging, and collectively have over 100 years of experience solving issues that you may be facing. A phone call today to SOS will help you decrease your stress and increase your peace of mind.

Reverse Mortgage Services | Professional Organizing | Residential Staging | Hoarding | Real Estate Solutions | Senior & Assisted Living Advising | Aging in Place Remodeling | Estate Transition Services | Trust & Estate Administration | Elder & Estate Planning | In Home Care | Skilled Home Health | Health & Life Insurance | Organization & Moving Services | Financial Planning

Real People Helped in Real Ways

Reverse Mortgage Services

Looking for help with your reverse mortgage? Look no further. Ernie Castro has spent the last 11 years of his career originating reverse mortgage loans in the DC Metro area.

With nearly 400 loans closed, Ernie's expertise, understanding, and ability to work through complex financial problems make him well-qualified to plan a reverse mortgage strategy for you or your loved ones. 


Senior Real Estate Specialist

Buying and selling real estate is a highly personal and emotional journey. It also involves some of the biggest financial decisions most individuals will make. Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Tom Shipe, understands the need to be empathetic, practical, and realistic.

From your first conversation to the final documents at the closing table, Tom will provide a balanced viewpoint, realistic recommendations, referrals to qualified and necessary service providers, and a level of trust that you can depend on. When you are ready to move from decision making to actions steps, contact Tom for real world guidance through the often complex world of real estate transactions.


Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES)
Visit TomShipe.com for more details
Long & Foster, Realtors
1355 Beverly Rd. Suite 109
Mclean, VA 22101

Cell: (703) 946-4844
Office: (703) 790-1990

Assisted Living Advisor

Certified Senior Advisor Matrona Busch firsthand experienced the challenges of identifying and meeting the needs of seniors through both her father and mother-in-law. This understanding coupled with an association with Oasis Senior Advisors, allows Matrona the opportunity to work closely with families who find themselves at what can be an overwhelming and difficult time. She promises the personal, caring touch and assistance needed to provide the solutions best suited for those with whom she have the opportunity to work.


Certified Aging in Place Remodeling Specialists

MACCO is a full-service remodeling company serving Northern Virginia for the last 13 years.  They are trained Certified Aging in Place Specialists (CAPS), with an overarching goal to deliver beautiful, efficient and usable living spaces that ensure optimal enjoyment. MACCO provides a comprehensive assessment of your living spaces and proposes solutions to physical barriers and safety challenges in the home.


In Home Care

Ellen Hughes started Assisting Hands Home Care in Reston, VA out of a desire to offer personalized in home care services to support the elderly, disabled, post surgical and other clients needing assistance with their activities of daily living. Assisting Hands supports an individuals choice and preference to be in their own home in order to maintain their dignity and independence.  All of her caregivers are employees of the company and are licensed, bonded, insured and background checked.  She services the Northern Virginia area with specific focus on Fairfax County.


Call (703) 556-8983 or submit the form above
Visit: www.assistinghands.com/reston

Skilled Home Health

As an Area Manager for Encompass Health – Home Health, Sherry Palmucci has the opportunity to work alongside Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care Communities to ensure that seniors receive the Skilled Home Health services needed to prevent falls, manage medications, and attain their optimal level of well-being through skilled nursing and therapy services. Encompass Health - Home Health also educates families and their caregivers on concerns about their loved one’s health. As a Certified Dementia Specialist, Sherry facilitates Encompass Health’s Memory Care Program for families needing dementia and Alzheimer’s assistance. Her goal is to keep seniors safe, happy and healthy in their homes.

Skilled Home Health

Health & Life Insurance

Lisa Humes healthcare experience spans more than 30 years working and living in Northern Virginia. She proudly represents HealthMarkets Insurance Agency in the metro area. They are focused on serving the life, health, retirement and long-term care insurance needs of small businesses, families and individuals. Lisa personally prefer to meet with her clients to understand their needs and provide objective guidance and solutions.

Health & Life Insurance

3903 Shelley Lane, Annandale, VA 22003

Call: (703) 307-0090

Visit: HealthMarkets.com

Organization & Moving Services

Based in  Northern Va,  Smooth Move Managers is a boutique, woman-owned senior move management company dedicated to providing senior citizens the help they need before, during and  after their move.  We provide a cheerful attitude, personalized attention, and several years of organizational experience. 

Our goals are to help clients live happily with less clutter in a well organized home or to transition senior citizens from their current home to their new residence with ease, efficiency, and gentleness.  

Organization & Moving services

Financial Services: Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc.

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Peggy H. Montgomery, CFP®, CRPC®

The Group AG

Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

Portfolio Manager

Financial Services

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc.
1152 15th St. NW, Suite 6000 Washington DC 20005
O: 202-659-6071 
Web: https://fa.ml.com/district-of-columbia/washington/groupag/