PROVIDING HELP, CREATING HOPE

20K
Oregonians Served
1.8K
Individuals/Families Currently Housed
1.7K
Volunteers
14K
Volunteer Hours Served

Our Services

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

Homeless & Housing Services

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

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.
Pregnancy and Parenting

Pregnancy & Parenting Services

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

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

Counseling Services

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

Pope Francis Center

Our center for volunteerism, engagement, and education.
Articles

Feeding the Community—Body, Mind, and Spirit

Posted By | Catholic Charities of Oregon
Catholic Charities has developed a multi-faceted, person-focused approach to provide food to historically underserved and vulnerable individuals and families in the Portland Metro area.

Catholic Charities Partners with St. Francis Dining Hall

Posted By | Catholic Charities of Oregon
Executive Director Rick Birkel, Ph.D. describes the agency’s newly expanded role and vision for the dining hall as a social service program.
Deacon Richard Birkel – Catholic Charities of Oregon

In Memory of Katie Nolan: A Dedication to Those in Need

Posted By | Jennifer Lucena, Homeless Services Manager
On July 6, 2020, our Hosing Transitions Program wished the late Katie Nolan, former Catholic Charities staff member and symbol of our mission to serve those in need, a very happy birthday. With face coverings and social distancing the HTP team shared 50 sack meals (including a commemorative photo and story of Katie) with people…

Kenton Women's Village Celebrates New Community Space, Increased Health Care Enrollment

Posted By | Catholic Charities of Oregon
After a year of planning, the new community space at Kenton Women’s Village is finished! See photos of the project and the impact it has already had on villagers.