National Advocacy Links

Institute for Challenging Disorganization "Our mission is to benefit people affected by chronic disorganization. The ICD explores, develops, and communicates information, organizing techniques, and solutions to professional organizers, related professionals, and the public."

The Adult Children of Hoarders (COH) who grew up in a hoarder’s home and/or have a parent who still hoards. Join us for support, education and understanding. No professional therapy here or magic answers, but those who grew up the same way (or has a parent that now hoards) and can relate.

Attention Deficit Disorder Association

Attention Deficit Disorder Association is the world’s leading adult AD/HD Organization. ADDA is dedicated to providing information, resources and networking opportunities to adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD) and the professionals who serve them.

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder is a national non-profit, tax-exempt organization providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with ADHD.
Brain Injury Association of Texas

Brain Injury Association of Texas dedicates this site to brain injury survivors, family members, advocates, and brain injury professionals in Texas.

Obsessive Compulsive Foundation is an international not-for-profit organization composed of people with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and related disorders, their families, friends, professionals and other concerned individuals.

National Institute of Mental Health

National Institute of Mental Health is reducing the burden of mental illness and behavioral disorders through research on mind, brain, and behavior.

NAMI (the National Alliance on Mental Illness) is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to improving the lives of persons living with serious mental illness and their families.

Donation Sites

Salvation Army – The goal of the Salvation Army is to help homeless men, women and children get out of homelessness into safe and stable housing. We get to the heart of a problem and help people find what they need within themselves to make permanent changes.
The Arc of Texas – The Arc of Texas is the oldest and largest nonprofit, volunteer organization in the state committed to creating opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to be included in their communities and to make the choices that affect their lives.
Capital Area Foodbank of Texas
Capital Area Food Bank of Texas – The mission of the Capital Area Food Bank of Texas is to nourish hungry people and lead the community in ending hunger.
Habitat for Humanity ReStore – The Austin Habitat for Humanity ReStore takes donations of new and gently-used building materials and sells them to the community at affordable prices. The first of its kind in the U.S., the Austin Habitat ReStore celebrated its 20th anniversary in May 2012 and contributes almost $500,000 each year to support Habitat’s homeownership programs.
Goodwill Austin – Our mission is to enhance the quality and dignity of life for individuals, families and our community by providing job-related services for people with barriers to employment.

Recycled Reads receives all of Austin Public Library’s discarded material, as well as donations from the public. We sell, recycle or repurpose this material, and all our proceeds benefit the Austin Public Library.