Organizing, Decluttering

Compassionate Help with Organizing,
Decluttering and Creating your New Home

There is No Substitute for Peace of Mind.

Whether it is for you or a loved one, moving can be stressful and overwhelming. Let The Next Step Forward help: we’ve been through it! We can assist with decluttering, managing your move, and setting up your new home with experience and compassion — to help you reduce stress and maximize your home’s potential.

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clutter building up


Overwhelmed by all the stuff piling up in your garage, your basement, your closets?
We’ll figure it out.

home library


We understand that clearing an estate can be an enormous task. We can help! We have experience, knowledge and partnerships that will help make the experience efficient and less complicated. Give us a call!

people moving boxes


We will hire movers according to your needs and supervise the entire move — taking the stress out of your day.

people packing up a room of a house


We’ll take care of your possessions safely and efficiently. Once moved, we will do the unpacking for you and set up your new digs

newly staged room


We’ll find a place for what you don’t need.

room set up for viewing

Transition Counselling

We understand how traumatic and disconcerting change can be.  Clare, is a certified coaching practitioner and will provide a safe environment for private discussions.

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...We'll Figure it Out!

Meet The Team

Clare Platt

Clare Platt | CEO

Clare has worked in the IT world for almost 30 years where she obtained her Masters Certification in Project Management. When making the transition to this new career, she became a certified Coaching Practitioner where she developed strategies to help guide people through the transition of moving and downsizing. Clare is expert in managing large and small projects and has specialized in coaching and mentoring during her career. Clare brings her love of people and organizing to the role of CEO for The Next step Forward - with humour, compassion and a love of puzzles. Clare is committed to bringing functionality, organization and a can-do attitude to any space – big or small, she’s done it all.

clare@thenextstepforward.ca 647-963-0131
Corrie McCready

Corrie McCready

Corrie’s compassion & gentle demeanour are a huge asset to The Next Step Forward. She is expert at decluttering and packing and brings a sense of humour and calm to each TNSF project. Corrie majored in English and History in university and has her sights on more Education in the future. A fantastic addition to the team!

Hazel Loptson

Hazel Loptson

Hazel has a BA in HR Management and her career has mainly specialized in training, coaching and management. Hazel’s logical, empathetic approach and love of decluttering, organizing and packing makes her a wonderful addition to the team. Hazel’s positive, caring nature and fresh perspective brings focus and energy to The Next Step Forward. We are pleased to have her aboard!

We Service Toronto and the Surrounding Area

The Next Step Forward supports at-risk, homeless and trafficked youth at Covenant House Toronto by making a donation every time we book a job!

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