What Is Hoarding?
- The acquisition of and the failure to discard an unimaginable number of possessions that appear to be useless or of limited value to persons other than the person who hoards.
- A mental health illness that may cause significant distress or impairment caused by the hoarding behavior.
- Living or work spaces sufficiently cluttered so as to preclude activities for which those spaces were designed.
- Can result in hazardous conditions for the resident and his/her neighbors