MassRecycle Webinar on Hoarding
Presented by Erika Woods, Chair CCHTF and Karen Kenney, Professional Organizer
May 9, 2018 | 12 Noon to 1:00PMFiske Public Library
110 Randall Road
Wrentham, MA 02093Participate Online via Webinar or In-PersonFREE TO ALL DUE TO THE GENEROSITY OF COVANTA
Motivational Interviewing Training!
Monday, May 14, 2018 from 9:00am to 4:30pm
Harborview Conference Room, County Complex, Barnstable, MA 02630
Motivational Interviewing (MI), is a set of principles and strategies designed to increase motivation to change unhealthy behaviors. This MI workshop has been developed to introduce participants to the overall philosophy, or “spirit of MI” and to increase participant’s effectiveness when talking to individuals about changing unhealthy behaviors.
North Shore Center for Hoarding and Cluttering
4th Annual Conference: Hoarding of Animals
Date: Friday, May 11, 2018
Location: North Shore Elder Services, 300 Rosewood Drive, Suite 200, Danvers, MA
Time: 9:00am – 1:30pm
Click here for more information and to register for the conference
The Clutter Movement
Provides online support for individuals and families, and consultation and training for professionals. Become a member and receive 24/7 access to support, guidance and training tools. To learn more about this service, check out their website: The Clutter Movement
*A self-help 12 Step Recovery Program for clutterers and hoarders. This group approaches recovery from the many different forms of clutter that can be progressive and harmful both physically and mentally. All are welcome!**
Meeting held at the Harwich Community Center, 100 Oak Street, Harwich, Ma 02645
Wednesdays: 9:30-10:30 AM
Contact Maryanne at 508-243-8721
Click HERE to go to the Clutterers Anonymous Website
Yarmouth Support Group
This is an anonymous support group for any individual of any age that defines themselves as a clutterer or hoarder. The group is comprised of BIT participants that have graduated from the workshop and have continued providing support to one another. It is helpful to have participated in a Buried in Treasures workshop although, it is not necessary. The group is facilitated by Linda Colby of Yarmouth Senior Center, for more information she can be contacted at the number listed below.
Location: Yarmouth Senior Center
Time: Every Wednesday, 2:00 – 3:30 PM
Contact: Linda Colby, MSW, LISW at (508) 398-2231 EXT. 1337
The next regular meeting of the CCHTF will be held
Thursday, June 7, 2018
Dennis Police Station
90 Bob Crowell Road
South Dennis, MA 02660
9:30 – 11:00 AM
This meeting is open to all professionals interested in networking, learning and sharing information to assist individuals affected by hoarding.
For more information email us or call Erika at 508-375-6620
Next Executive Committee Meeting Monday, May 7, 2018
PowerPoint (pdf): Introduction to effective hoarding intervention:
For more information about other support groups or if you are an individual who is concerned about someone, OR if you yourself feel that you may need some help, please contact us at info@hoarding capecod.org
Please note: the Cape Cod Hoarding Task Force is not a direct service provider. For consultation on local cases, please Contact us.