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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 Wednesday, November 12th.  

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
 

Nov. 11th @ 11:00AM – Annual Veterans Day ceremony. Hosted by American Legion Post 124, at Bethel Congregational Church, 7th and Watson St.  Guest speakers: U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici; Maj. Gen. Dan Hokanson, Adjutant General, Oregon National Guard. Music:  Soprano, Anna Kazakova; Southridge High School Choir. Display of flags at Veterans Memorial Park.

Nov. 11th @ 11:00AM - Washington County Veterans Day Ceremony. Veterans Gateway (corner of Veterans Drive and NE 34th Avenue) in Hillsboro. Hosted by Washington County Commissioner Bob Terry will host. Speakers include Vietnam era veterans Hillsboro Mayor Jerry Willey and Ret. Colonel Herb Hirst. Parking available at the TriMet Fair Complex Hillsboro Airport Park and Ride. There will be a covered area and seating to enjoy the event, rain or shine. Refreshments provided

 
Webinar Series to focus on Veterans: The National Center on Family Homelessness at American Institutes for Research to present a free webinar series addressing the impact of trauma on Veterans Questions? Contact Corey Anne Beach This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Nov 19th,  1:00-2:00PM ET  Building a Trauma-Informed Organization

Nov 23rd @ 5:30PM - Inter-Religious Action Network of Washington County 17th Annual InterfaithThanksgiving Dinner. Location: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 955 NW 173rd Avenue - Beaverton, OR 97006.

Nov 27th 12:00-1:30PM - Sonrise Church Hillsboro Campus will host a traditional Thanksgiving dinner for the neighboring community.  All are welcome. Doors open at 11:00am.

 
RECURRING EVENTS
 
Mondays, 6:30 -7:00PM - Prison Pipeline - KBOO radio—FM 90.7. http://kboo.fm/PrisonPipeline
 
Mondays, 7:00 - 9:00PM, Cedar Mill Bible Church’s Freedom Fellowship - 18 & older group for the justice involved, meets at Elmer's - 1250 Waterhouse Ave. (South of the Sunset Highway).
 
4th Tuesdays 6:30 - 8:30PM, ReEntry & Mental Health Action Team - Meeting location Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue Operating Center, Community Room. 20665 SW Blanton Street, Aloha. For more info This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
1st Wednesdays, 8:30 - 10:30AM, Housing & Support Services Network (HSSN) monthly meeting Beaverton Building at The Round. For more info contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Fridays, 7:00PM, Celebrate Recovery - At 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 - 5:00PM, Light My Way Ministry services - At Sonrise Church, 6701 NE Campus Way, Hillsboro, OR. Closed campus worship services for anyone age 18 & older. Meal provided.
 
Scrubbing Criminal Records to Unlock Barriers (SCRUB) - The Oregon Law Center's Hillsboro Regional Office expungement project, to help low-income residents with arrests / convictions in Washington County. Call 503-640-4115 for an appointment.

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 November 2014 00:00