Hoarding Connection


Friday April 15, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM EDT
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ALLOHA Roundtable:

Representatives from hoarding task forces throughout Ohio are invited to join us for a roundtable dscussion Immediately following the conference. Additional fee applies.


Conference Center at Benjamin Rose 
11890 Fairhill Road
Cleveland, OH 44120

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Jeanne Hoban 
Hoarding Connection of Cuyahoga County 

Third Annual Conference of the Hoarding Connection of Cuyahoga County


Hoarding: Legal Issues 

Registration is currently closed.

If you would like to add your name to a waiting list in the event of a cancellation, please email your request to jhoban@benrose.org.

Thank you for your interest!

Learning Objectives

Participants will:

  •  Understand the different court proceedings that involve the issue of hoarding, including civil injunctions, criminal and eviction cases;
  •  Be able to describe how fair housing law applies to hoarding situations and the reasonable accommodations request process;
  •  Under different approaches through case management and litigation that can help reduce recidivism in litigants with hoarding disorder.


Continuing Education

 This course has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 3.50 total CLE hours instruction. Application has been made for 3.5 (three and one half) continuing education credits for building /property maintenance inspectors (ICC), social workers, and registered sanitarians (RS).



8:00am                       Breakfast and Registration

8:30am                       Welcome by Chief William Denihan, ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County

8:35am                       Keynote – Judge Raymond Pianka,  Housing Division, Cleveland Municipal Court

9:35am                       Presenter – Judge Daniel Hawkins, Environmental Division, Franklin Municipal Court

10:20am                     Break

10:30am                     Panel discussion

                                          10:30am   Panel overview – Judge Pianka

                                          10:35am    Judge Hawkins introduced/comments

                                          10:40am   Asst. Prosecutor Kelli Perk introduced/comments

                                          10:50am   Jakimah Dye (Dept. of Aging) introduced/comments

                                          11:00am    Asst. Dir. of Law Bill Armstrong introduced/comments

                                          11:10am     Jennifer Sheehe (Legal Aid Society) introduced/comments

                                          11:20am    Q&A with panel

12:20pm                      Wrap Up/Evaluation

12:30pm                      Program ends