Organizing and Staging Resources
The resources listed on this page are a guide to services that I have discovered throughout my explorations. I have not done business with all the companies listed here, so please use your best judgment. That said, if you do have a negative experience with anyone listed, please let me know so that I can determine if I should remove them from my resource list. Also, please let me know if you know of a great company that you think should be added! Shop local!
What to do with your excess...
So you have "stuff" and it needs to go. Here are some explanations of a few of your options, and there is a list of service providers or resources to the right.
Recuperate some value:
Environmentally Friendly Disposal Options:
Consignment Because sometimes you have really great stuff that is worth money!
The Village Attic http://www.thevillageattic.netRose Bud http://www.rosebudcg.com
Betty Bling http://www.betty-bling.com/
Pink Poodle http://www.thepinkpoodleonline.net/
Simply Savvy http://simplysavvyconsign.com/
Puttin' on the Ritz http://www.puttinontheritzmiddleton.com/
Cozy Home www.http://thecozyhomemadison.com
Painted Picker https://www.facebook.com/ThePaintedPicker?fref=ts
Agrace Hospice Thrift Store http://www.agracehospicecare.org/hospicecare-thrift-store.html
Bethesda House of Thrift http://bethesdalutherancommunities.org/
Habitat Restore http://www.restoredane.org/
Rainbow Bookstore Cooperative Books to Prisoners http://rainbowbookstore.coop/b2p
Salvation Army http://www.satruck.org/search/results?q=53705
St Vincent de Paul http://svdpmadison.org/
City of Fitchburg
City of Madison
City of Middleton
Town of Cottage Grove
Dumpsters and Shredding services
ADD/ADHD are very real and many families struggle managing the symptoms. I can not diagnose or treat medically, but I can help to create systems to make life a little easier! To the right, you will find some resources for people diagnosed with ADD?ADHD.
Psychology Today (Therapist Directory)
Madison Area Adults with ADHD (Support Group)
A few tips about:
Finding a contractor can be stressful, but it does not have to be. I stress with all of my clients when looking to hire anyone:
Real Estate Resources
You are ready to buy or sell, but have no idea where to start?
House Reward.com (Buyers and Sellers)
Lori Morrissey--Licensed Real Estate Broker and Attorney
Lori is motivated to get you moving! She offers Flat Fee and Full Listing Services to Dane County, as well as cash rewards to her sellers and buyers.
Jackie Brown -- Broker Associate | Realtor®
Experienced, Tech Savvy, Realtor
Sprinkman Real Estate Extra Care and Service From Start to Finish and Beyond
Rena is highly committed to working with first time buyers and seniors.
We are very, very lucky in Madison to have such a wide variety of resources available for all our residents, but especially our seniors. I meet so many seniors who do not have local families, and it is comforting to them to know that people are here to help. To the right, there is a list of specialized resources. I wanted to also post a list of websites that had lists of resources (too extensive for me to publish here.) I have had the pleasure to meet many of the service providers on this list. (This list is growing quickly and will be updated soon. Please be patient with us. If you are looking for a specific type of care, please feel free to call or email and I may be able to direct you to services.)
Daily Money Managers
In-Home Care Providers
Senior Move Managers
Education & Networking
I joined NAPO in 2012, WWE in 2013, and ICD in 2013.
National Association Of Professional Organizers (NAPO)
Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD) http://challengingdisorganization.org
Clutter-Hoarding Scale (Downloadable) http://challengingdisorganization.org/content/clutter-8212-hoarding-scale
Wisconsin Women Entrepenuers (WWE)
Life: Organized. An evolution of sorts. LLC