Organizing Resources

Organizing-Related Associations

National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO), http://www.napo.net

NAPO’s mission is to develop, lead, and promote professional organizers and the organizing industry. Their vision is to have the world recognize the value of organizing and turn to NAPO as the leading organizing authority.

Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD), www.challengingdisorganization.org

The ICD is the premier resource for education, research, and strategies for overcoming challenging disorganization. It benefits people whose lives are challenged by disorganization.

Mail and Solicitations Management

Catalog Choice, http://www.catalogchoice.org

Choose which catalogs you no longer wish to receive using this free.

Direct Marketing Association (DMA), http://www.dmachoice.org

Reduce unsolicited commercial mail. DMA's Mail Preference Service (MPS) is the Official Mail Preference Service for the Catalog and Direct Marketing community supported by the United States Postal Service.

Opt Out Prescreen, http://www.optoutprescreen.com

Eliminate unsolicited pre-approved and prescreened credit card and insurance offers.

National Do Not Call Registry, http://www.donotcall.gov

Eliminate unwanted telephone solicitations by registering with the National Do Not Call Registry

Recycling And Disposal Resources

As we become more conscious of what ends up in our landfills, it is helpful to know how we can lessen our impact on them. Whether you are disposing of unwanted clothing, old cans of paint, or even appliances, our list of resources may help you find the right place for your unwanted items, or lead you in a helpful direction.

Goodwill Industries, http://www.goodwill.org

Salvation Army, http://www.salvationarmyusa.org

Hope Services, http://www.hopeservices.org

Craigslist, http://www.craigslist.org

Freecycle, http://www.freecycle.org

Emergency Preparedness

Are you and your family prepared for a natural disaster? September is National Preparedness Month but you can get prepared at any time of year. Download the Family Disaster Supplies & Preparedness Calendar for more information and start preparing today.

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