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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Anti-Human Trafficking Services

It is estimated that there are 40 million survivors of human trafficking around the world.  The crisis is so bad, it is considered a modern form of slavery. A person may be a survivor of human trafficking if they have been deceived about a work opportunity, are unable to leave that work situation, and are…

Legal Services

Founded in 1996, our legal services division works to protect, maintain, and unify individuals and families in need.

Refugee Services

Since the early 1940s, Catholic Charities’ Refugee Services Program has helped more than 10,000 refugees make Oregon their new home. More recently, in the past three years, we have resettled over 1,200 refugees. Catholic Charities is one of only three refugee resettlement agencies in Oregon that provide these resettlement services.
Articles

¿Por qué la mujer maltratada no denuncia a su agresor?

Posted By | Katie Scott at the Catholic Sentinel

Case Management and Advocacy Pave the Road to Self-Sufficiency

Posted By | Fowzia Abdulle, Connor Skaggs
What does it take to help someone move past the trauma and culture shock experienced by so many new arrivals? Agencies like Catholic Charities help refugees rebuild their lives and become participating members in our community through a myriad of services, ranging from case management to advocacy. Case Manager Supervisor Fowzia Abdulle has dedicated her…
Case management and advocacy pave the road to self-sufficiency

Keep Oregon Open: The Welcoming Refugees Bill Passes, Sets National Example

Posted By | Connor Skaggs
After a nearly 8 months of uncertainty, Oregon House Bill 2508, AKA the Welcoming Refugees Bill, passed in late June, at the eleventh hour of the legislative session. The bill paves the way for the state’s three resettlement agencies, Catholic Charities among them, to continue serving refugees as they rebuild safe, sustainable lives for themselves…