Our mission is to assure that essential, life-saving services and supports are accessible to the most vulnerable Oregonians. The services we provide across the state of Oregon include affordable and supportive housing, financial empowerment, mental health & counseling, pregnancy and parenting support, legal services, intensive case management, refugee resettlement, and more.
Individuals/Families Currently Housed
Affordable Housing Units in Pipeline
Our programs sustain communities and assist individuals and families across the state.View All Services
Catholic Charities of Oregon develops innovative solutions for some of our region’s most pressing housing challenges.
With the goal of transitioning to permanent housing, Catholic Charities of Oregon gives those living outside the resources and support they need to build lasting stability and self-sufficiency.
Immigration Legal Services
Founded in 1996, our Immigration Legal Services division works to protect individuals and maintain and reunify families in need.
Financial freedom starts by saving for tomorrow. Save First Financial Wellness offers services that are critical to weathering a financial crisis and attaining a healthy financial lifestyle.
Catholic Charities provides refugee resettlement and case management services to individuals and families who seek to make Oregon their new home.
In partnership with our clients, we provide an array of family supportive services including counseling, case management, and education.
Intercultural Counseling Center
We regret to inform you, that the Intercultural Counseling Center at Catholic Charities is no longer operating as of April 28th, 2023. Lamentamos informarle que el Centro de Consejería Intercultural de Caridades Católicas ya no esta brindando servicios a partir del 28 de abril de 2023.
When disaster hits, people go from security to vulnerability overnight. With complete recovery as the ultimate goal, we work to help survivors of disasters rebuild their lives and communities with short-, medium-, and long-term strategies, responding with care and compassion for the whole person.
As hunger and poverty in Oregon continue to rise, our Food Services program partners with local organizations to provide hot meals for those who are unsheltered and offers its own culinary workforce development training to help those experiencing barriers to employment regain their self-sufficiency and stability.
Catholic Charities of Oregon spearheads several initiatives to improve the quality of life of the people we serve and empower Oregon’s communities to do the same. Learn more about our projects by clicking on the tiles below.
Pope Francis Center
Our center for volunteerism provides meaningful opportunities for people to engage with Catholic Charities of Oregon and their communities. By giving their time and energy in service to others, volunteers help make our mission possible. Questions about volunteering? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Volunteer Helpline at (503) 688-2536.
An Evening with Fr. Greg Boyle
Sunday Jun. 25, 2023 |University of Portland | Buckley Auditorium
Join Catholic Charities of Oregon for an evening of storytelling with Jesuit Father Greg Boyle. He’ll explore the choice to move to society’s margins and how compassion, kinship, and belonging transform despair into hope. Tickets are limited, CLICK HERE! Program Tickets are $40. VIP Reception Tickets are $125. Interested in sponsoring this event? Click here…