Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Multnomah County Hoarding Task Force Quarterly Meetings are temporarily suspended. However, we are pleased to offer the following remote opportunities:

Buried in Treasures Facilitator Training (in-person)

WHEN: September 15th & 16th, 8:30 am – 3:30pm (lunch provided)
WHERE: St. Andrew Community Center (4940 NE 8th Ave, Portland, OR 97211)
WHAT: Come get trained in the Buried in Treasures curriculum so that you can feel ready to run groups at your agency or in your community.

Buried in Treasures Facilitator Training (329.79 KB)

Buried in Treasures Workshop (in-person)

WHEN: Tuesdays, 1:00 – 3:00pm beginning September 13th 2022
WHERE: At Multnomah County East Area Office (600 NE 8th St, Gresham, OR)
WHAT: A 16-week group to address hoarding behavior. To register or learn more, please leave a message at (503) 593-8141

Buried in Treasures - Fall & Winter 2022 (478.4 KB)

Hoarding Task Force


The Hoarding Taskforce aims to provide training to professionals and community members, create and maintain a website with resources and information, and to reduce stigma and promote best practices.

Hoarding task force charter (70.98 KB)


Quarterly meetings (temporarily suspended due to COVID-19) are open to the public and include updates on taskforce workgroups and training opportunities, opportunities to get involved, and an educational component. 

2020 Hoarding Task Force Report (1.3 MB) 

The Hoarding Task Force Goals are:

  • Provide training to professionals and community members
  • Create and maintain a website with resources and information
  • Reduce stigma and promote best practices

Quarterly meetings also include time for Q&A and networking. 

Hoarding Task Force Flyer (256.72 KB)


To be added to the email list or for more information, please email hoarding@multco.us