December 18, 2018

Ex-councilman now leading homeless survey effort

Scott McKee of Community Services Consortium is seeking volunteers to help count and gather information about the local homeless population during the last week of January. […]
December 14, 2018

Volunteers sought to help gather information about homeless

Community Services Consortium is seeking volunteers to help count and gather information about the homeless the last week of January.  The U.S. Department of Housing and […]
December 7, 2018

Willamette Wake Up 12/07/2018 – Gale’s Lodge for Homeless Veterans

Brent DeMoe, Polk County Family & Community Outreach Director, and Rev. Quiton Kimbrow, United Methodist Church of Dallas discuss a new facility to house homeless veterans. […]
November 15, 2018

UCAN Selected for Operation Welcome Home

Oregon Housing and Community Services will work in partnership with the Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs to support communities by …
November 14, 2018

AFFORDABLE HOUSING: Lottery cash to help local veterans

OHCS, in partnership with the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs (ODVA), will support communities by providing technical assistance in their …
November 14, 2018

C.O. part of state effort to end veterans’ homelessness

SALEM, Ore. – Oregon Housing and Community Services has chosen 10 Oregon communities, including Central Oregon, to take part in Operation Welcome Home, an effort to […]
November 14, 2018

2018 Department of Housing and Urban Development report reveals decline in homelessness among Veterans

Every January, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development leads a national census of Americans, including Veterans who are homeless. This annual enumeration, known as […]
November 11, 2018

Eugene Mission expands veterans program

When he was released from jail in late September, Eric Parnell had one of two options: take his chances on the street or stay at the […]
November 9, 2018

‘It’s just treating them like human beings,’: Portland nonprofit helping homeless veterans

A Southeast Portland nonprofit is helping local veterans—many without … started Fort Kennedy out of her garage, collecting supplies for homeless vets. … a few years […]