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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, May 13th.  

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
 
FREE Tax Assistance: Through April 15. Volunteers will be providing free tax preparation/filing at the Beaverton Activities Center (12500 SW Allen Blvd.). Assistance is offered in multiple languages. It is walk-in only and open: Tuesday-Friday (11AM-7PM) and Saturdays (9AM-5PM).
For more info, visit www.BeavertonOregon.gov/taxprep. Please note: this year, residents will need to bring health insurance documentation with them to complete their taxes, including Form 1095-A if they or anyone on their tax return had coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace.
 
April 15th, 2-4pm ROAR Alliance (Re-entry Organizations and Resources). Spring/Quarterly Meeting. Mercy Corps NW, Aceh Room, 43 NW Naito, Portland
 
April 15th, 6:00-7:30 pm See Something? Say Something! A free presentation for parents on safety tips and how to talk to children about keeping safe while out in the community. Parents will learn how to recognize/respond effectively to concerning behaviors; develop skills for setting/enforcing safe boundaries for children; and ways to talk to kids about family rules and safety in the community. Where: Washington County Sheriff’s Office, (upstairs training rooms) 215 SW Adams Ave. Hillsboro, OR 97123 Register at: www.factoregon.org, Call (503) 786-6082 or 1 -888-988-3228 or Email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Sponsored by: FACTOregon, Washington Co. Sheriff’s Office & Cares NW.
 
April 16th, 6-6:45pm. Project CLEAN SLATE Workshop Multnomah County Library, Gresham Meeting Rm, 385 NW Miller Avenue Gresham, OR 97030.  http://projectcleanslate.com/
 
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.

 

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