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The Washington County Reentry Council is a community-based coalition of individuals, organizations and agencies working together to help the justice-involved successfully reenter society.

For information, or to receive the monthly eNewsletter, contact via email to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Address:  Washington County Reentry Council, P.O. Box 463, Hillsboro, OR 97123

If you are interested in reentry efforts in Washington County please attend a council meeting or send an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

We meet bi-monthly on the second Wednesdays from 1-3 PM at the Community Corrections Center, 2nd Floor, located at 260 SW Adams St. in Hillsboro.  Sign in as a Visitor at the front desk and proceed upstairs to the conference room.

The next council meeting is September 10th and open to the public. We are a community-based council.  There is no requirement to join other than a passion for reentry work on behalf of formerly incarcerated individuals returning to their communities.  If you are interested in reentry efforts in Washington County please attend a council meeting or send an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 

LOCAL CALENDAR OF EVENTS

July 4th—Happy Independence Day
 
July  4th 6:30-10:00AM — Tuality Healthcare Foundation’s 13th Annual C.A.T. (Cancer Awareness & Treatment) Walk & Fun Run. Register at http://www.catwalkfunrun.org/index.html
 
July 4th 10:00 AM-12:00 PM — Hillsboro 4th of July Parade sponsored by Hillsboro Rotary.
 
July 8th 5:00 - 8:00 PM — WCRC Outreach at the Hillsboro Tuesday Marketplace. On the courthouse lawn. E. Main and 2nd Downtown Hillsboro OR http://www.tuesdaymarketplace.org/
 
July  9th 1:00-3:00 PM — WCRC  meeting. Community Corrections Center, 2nd Floor, located at 260 SW Adams St. in Hillsboro.  Sign in as a Visitor at the front desk and proceed upstairs to the conference room.
 
July  11th 9:00AM-4:00 PM — Project  Homeless  Connect. First come, first served FREE services for homeless and at risk. Sonrise Church, 6701 NE Campus Way Hillsboro,OR. Kim Marshall, Washington County Project Homeless Connect Coordinator www.phcwashco.org
 
July 12th 10:00 Am to 3:00 PM — The 3rd Annual Veterans & Family Center CRUISE IN. Valley Catholic School, 4275 SW 148th Ave, Beaverton Or 97007. Hosted by Salvation Army Veterans & Family Center. Free for spectators, fun for the whole family! All proceeds will go towards an ADA (American Disabilities Act) room at the Center which houses 68 homeless Veterans and their families.  Contact: Lynn at 503.780.4679 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Website: www.veteranscruisein.org
 
July 12th 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM —The Washington County Sheriff's Office Posse 9th Annual Poker Ride. Bring the whole family. Call Laura for more info at: (503) 410-9777 Directions: Hwy 99 between Newberg and Sherwood, South on Haugen Rd, Right on Parrett Mtn Rd. Parking is on the left - watch for signs!
 
July 12th 12:00-4:00PM — Women's Motivational Healing Fair. Hosted by Legacy Emmanuel Hospital  2801  N  Gantenbein, Portland,  OR.   A  FREE  community  event  featuring  powerful  recovery/reentry speaker Melonie Powell, presentations and resources. Snacks provided.
 
July 24-27— Washington County Fair at the Washington County Fairgrounds. For Events & Tickets
http://wcfairpark.com/fair.iml?mdl=fair_home.mdl 
 
August 6-9 - Celebrate Recovert West Coast Summit. This event is being held at: Saddleback Church, 1 Saddleback Parkway, Lake Forest, CA 92630. Event Registration, Tools & Group Finder:  www.celebraterecovery.com    CR Inside Information & Group Finder:  www.crinewsletter.com
 

 

 

RECURRING EVENTS

Mondays, 6:30 -7:00pm - Prison Pipeline
KBOO radio—FM 90.7. http://kboo.fm/PrisonPipeline
 
1st Wednesdays, 8:30-10:30am - Housing & Support Services Network (HSSN)
Monthly meeting Beaverton City Hall - 1st fl. conference rm. 4755 SW Griffith Dr. For more info contact HSSN Chair, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

3rd Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30pm - ReEntry & Mental Health Action Team

Monthly meeting at the NAMI Center of Washington County, 18680 SW Shaw Street, Aloha.
 
Fridays, 1:00pm - Community Resource Orientation.
Free weekly sessions for anyone homeless or at-risk of homelessness. Information about community resources available in Washington County. Community Action Hillsboro Multiservice Center, 1001 SW Baseline St., Hillsboro.
 
Fridays, 7:00pm - Celebrate Recovery
Forest Grove Assembly of God, 1523 Pacific Avenue, Forest Grove, Or. Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered, biblically based 12-step recovery program. For more information, call : (503) 357-6223.

Sundays, 3:00-5:00 pm - Light My Way Ministry services
Sonrise Church, 6701 NE Campus Way, Hillsboro, OR. Closed campus worship services for anyone age 18 & older. Meal provided.

3rd Friday of each month - Scrubbing Criminal Records to Unlock Barriers (SCRUB)
The Oregon Law Center's Hillsboro Regional Office expungement project helps low-income residents with arrests / convictions in Washington County. Call 503-640-4115 for appointment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 July 2014 23:33