We encourage workers to seek specific training regarding the use of tools and assessment scales. The resources below have been produced by the Victorian Government (Department of Health and Human Services Ageing and Aged Services Division) and referenced with their approval. For any further information please refer directly to their Practical Resource for Service Providers.
Assessment & Intervention Tools
Clutter image rating scale
Environmental and cleanliness clutter scale
Hoarding rating scale
Cleaning Flowchart and Agreement
Shared action plan checklist
Buried in Treasures: Help for compulsive acquiring, saving and hoarding (Oxford University Press)