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RELIEF FOR OREGON WILDFIRE VICTIMS

Winter is quickly approaching, and thousands of Oregonians are still struggling to recover their stability and livelihoods due to the wildfires that have devastated communities across the state. GIVE TODAY BY CLICKING HERE to help those in greatest need rebuild their lives this holiday season.

If you need emergency assistance due to the wildfires, please call Save First Financial Wellness at (503) 688-2659.

We are experiencing high call volumes. Please leave only one message and allow 3-5 business days for a Save First representative to respond to your request.

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Our programs sustain communities and assist individuals and families across the state.
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Homeless & Housing Services

Catholic Charities of Oregon develops innovative solutions for some of our region’s most pressing housing challenges.
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Financial Wellness

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.
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Family Services

In partnership with our clients, we provide an array of family supportive services including counseling, case management, and education.
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Migration Services

At Catholic Charities of Oregon, we welcome all migrants and refugees as our brothers and sisters, providing resettlement and immigration legal services.
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Counseling Services

The Intercultural Counseling Center serves children, youth, adults, and families.
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Pope Francis Center

Our center for volunteerism, engagement, and education.
Articles

Thanksgiving Reflection: Honoring the Land, Ourselves, and the Native Tribes of Oregon

Posted By | Catholic Charities of Oregon
As Thanksgiving approaches, Lucrecia Súarez (Clinical Training & Development Manager), Jennifer Lucena (Homeless Services Manager), and Marielle McKenna (Case Manager) invite us to take a moment to reflect on the holiday. To do so we’d like to first acknowledge the native people of this beautiful land where we live and work.

Catholic Charities of Oregon Says Thank You

Posted By | Catholic Charities of Oregon
Every day, Catholic Charities supporters show their dedication to those in greatest need and our mission to solve some of Oregon’s toughest humanitarian challenges. Watch our Because of You video to see exactly how your hearts and hands make a meaningful difference to thousands of people across our state.

HH Week: Homelessness Mythbusters

Posted By | Victoria Waldrep, Lead Housing Case Manager III; Employment Specialist III
There are many misconceptions about hunger, homeless, and the people who suffer from them. We’re debunking some of those myths during Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week.

Honoring Veterans Day

Posted By | Catholic Charities of Oregon
This Veterans Day we are proud to partner with Carleton Hart Architecture to share the story of a veteran who is a resident of Caritas Housing, our dedicated housing entity for those in need of homes. We thank Dennis and all veterans for their service.