Two Catholic Charities housing developments are up for awards in the 2023 TopProjects competition. The Daily Journal of Commerce contest recognizes the best buildings put up in the past year in Oregon and Southwest Washington.
- All Posts
- Asset Development
- Counseling Services
- Disaster Services
- Executive Director's Corner
- Food Services
- Homeless Services
- Housing Services
- Immigration Legal Services
- In the News
- Migration Services
- Pope Francis Center
- Press Release
- Racial Justice
- Refugee Services
- Save First Financial Wellness
Catholic Charities lauded for fire recovery work
SALEM — Since late 2020, Oregon has provided long-term shelter in Jackson County to survivors of the 2020 Labor Day wildfires. With the help of organizations like Catholic Charities of Oregon, remaining survivors this spring were able to move out of shelters into their own homes.
Catholic Sentinel: Couple issue challenge grant to help fire survivors
After reading an article about Oregon wildfire survivors, couple Rob and Sharla Walsh were inspired to lend their support and call others to do the same. To learn more about the story that sparked their generosity, visit: https://www.catholicsentinel.org/Content/Default/Homepage-Rotator/Article/Couple-issue-challenge-grant-to-help-fire-survivors-/-3/382/45760?s=1
Catholic Sentinel: Geared to help in disasters
Since the devastating wildfires of 2020 and the COVID-19 pandemic, Catholic Charities of Oregon has greatly expanded our Disaster Services program. Disaster Services Director, Jen Masotja, and her team are filling a major gap in disaster relief services, in part, by connecting disaster victims to Catholic Charities of Oregon’s other social service programs. For instance,…
Disaster Services preparedness tip: School and workplace safety plans
Disasters can happen at any time and anywhere. Making sure you have a plan in place for every location at which you and your family spend time is critical.
How to store food for an emergency
In this month’s disaster preparedness tip, we explore easy ways to safely store food in case of an emergency.
High temperatures are coming: Are you prepared?
With Metro area temperatures soaring this week, it’s important to stay cool and hydrated. Review the information below and share it with friends, neighbors and clients.
Disaster preparedness tips: Sheltering in place and in shelters
In a disaster you may be asked to either evacuate or shelter in place. In the excitement of an emergency, focusing on what you need to do can be difficult. Here’s how to keep your family safe:
Emergency Services for Jackson County
If you live in Jackson County, Oregon, and are facing legal or financial hardships or need emotional support due to the Oregon wildfires, Catholic Charities may be able to help.
Oregon Wildfires: The Long Road to Recovery
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Oregon’s devastating September wildfires took lives, homes, and acres of land. Whole communities were destroyed. People’s entire livelihoods are gone, their futures uncertain. Alongside local and national partners, Catholic Charities has been supporting disaster relief efforts in Medford, Phoenix, and Talent.
Rebuilding: Oregon Wildfire Victims Turn to Catholic Charities After Losing Homes, Stability, Livelihoods
(VIDEO) Amid an already stressful year, thousands of Oregonians—many from immigrant communities—suffered trauma and devastation unlike many of us will see in our lifetimes.