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National Day of Prayer

A special thank you to everyone who helped make this years

Washington County National Day of Prayer recognition

a success. Your support is greatly appreciated.

 

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
 
May 2nd, 8:30AM - 12:30PM. Prison Fellowship Volunteer Conference “Into His Harvest”. New Harvest Church 4290 Portland Rd NE Salem. To attend email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
May 7th, National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day 2015
 
May 7th, 10:00 - 11:00AM. National Day of Prayer Recognition hosted by the Washington County Reentry Council. Hillsboro Civic Center Plaza Fountain, 150 East Main St. Hillsboro, Or. (near the intersection of E. Main St and N. First Ave). See the WCRC website for details. http://washingtoncoreentry.org/ or contact Martha Duncan Perez at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
 
May 13th, 8:00AM - 12:00PM. Summit of Hope. A free community event on suicide prevention presented by the Suicide Prevention Council of Washington County. The Summit takes place at Pacific University. To Register go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/summit-of-hope-2015-tickets-15806927947
 
May 16th, 9:00AM - 5:00 PM. “Shattering Stigma with Stories” mental health and faith communities. Motavilla Unityed Methodist Church. Dinner provided. 232 SE 80th Avenue, Portland, OR 97215. Questions? Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
May 16th, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Power Curve: Increasing Self Defense Options for Women. This free, one-day course is designed to empower women with tools to maintain personal safety and to successfully confront and survive potentially dangerous situations. Classes are held in downtown Hillsboro. Contact Crime Prevention at 503-846-2579 or
This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   to register. Registration is limited and opens approximately one month prior to the class Power Curve Registration http://www.co.washington.or.us/Sheriff/OtherServices/CrimePrevention/self-defense.cfm
 
May 30th,10:30AM - 12:30PM. City of Hillsboro Zumba® Fitness Party! Shute Park in Hillsboro.

 

 
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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