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Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
Oregon Health Plan program pays for health care and other service needs of its clients. To get this help, individuals must meet certain income and asset requirements and other non-financial eligibility ...
The Oregon Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) is a Federally funded program through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. LIEAP is an assistance program designed to help low income households with home heating costs....
The School Breakfast Program provides funding that makes it possible for schools to offer a nutritious breakfast to students each day. Similarly, the goal of the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) is to protect the health and well-being of the nati...
The Special Milk Program provides milk to children in schools, childcare institutions and eligible camps that do not participate in other Federal child nutrition meal service programs. The program reimburses schools and institutions for the milk they...
WIC is a public health nutrition program designed to improve health outcomes and influence lifetime nutrition and health behaviors in a targeted, at-risk population. In Oregon, about 100,000 women, infants, and children benefit from the WIC Program e...
SCHIP allows Oregon to offer health insurance for eligible children, up to age 19, who are not already insured....
The Oregon Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides nutritious meals to children who would normally receive free or reduced price meals when school is in session. SFSP helps children to maintain a nutritious diet and helps their families to stretc...
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) helps supplement food budgets for low-income working families and individuals, people on public assistance, seniors and people with disabilities. During the 2001-2003 biennium, approximately 176,70...
The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program provides cash assistance to low income families with children while they strive to become self-sufficient. The goal of the program is to reduce the number of families living in poverty, throu...
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Oregon's eligibility requirements....
The Oregon's Weatherization Assistance Program is designed to help low-income residents save fuel and money, while increasing the comfort of their homes. Its mission is to insulate the dwellings of low-income persons, particularly the elderly, person...

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621 SW Alder St # 810, Portland, OR

(503) 222-5555

Albertina Kerr Center

722 NE 162nd Ave, Portland, OR

(503) 255-4205

Albertina Kerr Centers

424 NE 22nd Ave, Portland, OR

(503) 239-8101

American Red Cross Oregon Trail Chapter

3131 N Vancouver Ave, Portland, OR

(503) 284-1234

American Red Cross

12124 NE Ainsworth Cir, Portland, OR

(503) 253-9660

Amnesty International

1704 NW Johnson St, Portland, OR

(503) 227-1878

Asian Health & Services Center

3430 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR

(503) 872-8822

Black United Fund of Oregon

2828 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR

(503) 282-7973

Boys & Girls Aid

018 SW Boundary Ct., Portland, OR

(503) 222-9661

Catholic Charities

1910 SE 11th Ave, Portland, OR

(971) 222-1883

Catholic Charities

901 SE Oak St # 105, Portland, OR

(503) 236-9670

Central City Concern

232 NW Sixth Ave., Portland, OR

(503) 294-1681

Christian Family Adoptions

6040 SE Belmont St, Portland, OR

(503) 232-1211

Commonway Institute

2808 NE M L King Blvd # 9, Portland, OR

(503) 281-1667

Community Energy Project

422 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR

(503) 284-6827

Compassion & Choices of Oregon

2066 NW Irving St # D, Portland, OR

(503) 525-1956

Danville Services Corporation

12551 SE Lincoln St, Portland, OR

(503) 257-4929

Donate Life NW

2525 SW 1st Ave # 175, Portland, OR

(503) 494-7888

Easter Seals

5757 SW Macadam Ave, Portland, OR

(503) 228-5108

Ecumenical Ministries Oregon

245 SW Bancroft St # B, Portland, OR

(503) 221-1054

Ferguson Wellman Capital Management

888 SW 5th Ave, Portland, OR

(503) 226-1444

Fish

1335 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR

(503) 233-5533

Francis Center

6535 SE 82nd Ave, Portland, OR

(503) 775-6784

Friendly House Senior Services Center

1737 NW 26th Ave, Portland, OR

(503) 224-2640

Friendly House, Inc

2617 NW Savier St, Portland, OR

(503) 228-4391