What is POC?
POC is the first Canadian incorporated association of professional organizers. First conceived in 1999 as an informal gathering of organizing consultants, its membership has grown steadily and its mandate is simple:
“To provide a supportive environment for Professional Organizers, promote networking, share ideas, encourage referrals and increase awareness of the field of professional organizing in Canada.”
What is a Professional Organizer?
A professional organizer supports and empowers clients through the creative and ethical application of organizing systems and processes, and the transfer of organizing skills, to develop appropriate and lasting solutions for their individual needs. Services vary widely, depending on the area or range of specialization. Services include, but are not limited to:
Residential Organizing: Can include space planning, storage solutions, closet design and organizing, de-cluttering and organizing of garages, attics and basements, organizing memorabilia and collections, etc.
Office Organizing: Can include de-cluttering and organizing, filing systems, paper management, space planning, processes and paper flow, information and records management as well as conducting group and individual training and coaching.
Other Services: Time management, goal setting and life balance management; event planning, packing and moving services; seminars, workshops and public speaking.