Community Resource Page
Human Solutions has a Homeless Services Program which provides three elements that are critical to homeless families: emergency shelter, housing assistance, and family advocacy. For program eligibility, getting on wait lists, and other information on homeless services, call 211 or log on to 211info.org. Please note that 211 is the main way to access services in Multnomah County. You can also contact their offices in Portland at 503.548.0200 or in Rockwood at 503.405.7875.
JOIN (http://www.needhelppayingbills.com/html/multnomah_county_assistance.html) is a homelessness prevention agency that provides case management and a Day Center that can be accessed until 3 pm every day. The Center provides showers, clothing, food, mailboxes, and a safe place to be until the night shelters open. The offices are one block west of NE 82nd near the Max stop (503.232.2031).
My Father's House (www.familyshelter.org) is a private, faith-based shelter at 5008 W. Powell Boulevard. The shelter provides case management, employment counseling, parenting classes, and other supports in a hotel-like building with separate apartments for each family. Transitional housing is available on-site after families successfully graduate from the shelter. Interested families should leave a message on the intake line (503.492.3046) every few days until they receive a return call to schedule a screening appointment.
The Salvation Army Family Services (Zip Codes Served: 97004, 97009, 97010, 97011, 97013, 97015, 97022, 97023, 97024, 97027, 97030, 97042, 97055, 97060, 97236, 97080, 97230, 97233)
Emergency Food Supply (3-4 days supply): Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Please bring a piece of mail dated within the last 30 days
Free Food Market | Fresh Produce and Pantry Staples: First Wednesday of each month from 9:00 am - 11:00 am for the General Public
SnowCap's Food Pantry is OPEN and Ready to Serve! Distributing pre-packed boxes and as much fresh/frozen food as possible. Food is being given outside of our front doors. Please dress according to the weather. If you are housed, please bring in a bill that comes to your address that is dated/postmarked within the last 30 days (POA); if you don't have it physically but can show a digital copy, that is great!
Rockwood Community Health Center: Multnomah County services include primary care, dental, lab, and pharmacy.
Wallace Medical Concern - Rockwood: Offering medical, dental, behavioral health, lab services, pharmacy, insurance enrollment assistance, and more under one roof.