Wednesday, Sept 11th, 2019 

Cubberley Community Center, 4000 Middlefield Road - H-1 Lecture Hall, Palo Alto 94303

Pop-Up Workshop:  2:00 - 5:00 PM - Working With Seniors

  • Better understand the unique needs of elders 
  • Focus on design elements, ergonomics and physical challenges of seniors
  • Space-planning, downsizing and senior-specific organizing needs


Angela Christine Dickson, Social Worker, Home Care Assistance
Gwen McClure, Professional Organizer, Place It Professional Organizing & Design
Mike Scoggin, Senior Placement Specialist, Oasis Senior Placement
Susan Hannah, Ergonomics Expert, Arranged 4 Comfort
Joan McCreary, Professional Organizer,  JMPO Estate & Home Organizing

1:30 -  Registration
2:00 - 5:00PM: 
  • Understanding the senior demographic  
  • Characteristics of working with seniors 
  • Senior Living needs 
  • Ergonomics for seniors
  • Putting it all together  - Organizing with Seniors 

5 – 6:30 pm: No-Host Dining


6:30 - 8:00 PM Chapter Meeting: - Getting Rid of the Stuff!: Best Practices for Selling/Donating/Recycling/Disposing of Household Possessions

  • Options and decision-making strategies for appropriate removal of items

  • Insider tips to making downsizing smoother

  • Green and sustainable organizing techniques


Lauren Mang, Professional Organizer, Let Me Organize It, LLC
Kerry-Lee Jeffrey,  Pall Mall Art Advisors
Luis Perez - Remoov
Miranda Eustis and Karin Dillie  - TheRealReal

Tickets: $50-105