Registration is open for the Barnstable Buried in Treasures workshops.
To register for Barnstable please call Erika Woods at 508-375-6620.
These support groups will help participants to develop strategies to de-clutter the home; change problematic acquiring and discarding behaviors; receive support from others. These groups are free but space is limited. Register for participation and receive your own copy of Buried in Treasures!
*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, February 15, 2018 at the Dennis Police Station, 90 Bob Crowell Road, Dennis MA, 02660 from 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.
*February 15th meeting will be used to discuss strategic planning for CCHTF and we highly encourage your attendance and participation. We want to continue to be a valuable resource and the CCHTF Executive Committee will be sitting down this month to discuss our goals moving forward. We would like your input at the February 15th meeting on future goals, strategies and actions. It would be helpful for us to have an idea of how many people will be attending so please RSVP using the link below. The link will also allow you to comment on our future goals. YOU DO NOT NEED TO RSVP TO ATTEND, however it will be helpful to us. Please share this information with anyone who may be interested.
For more information email us or call Erika at 508-375-6620
Next Executive Committee Meeting Monday, March 5, 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.