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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:
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
We meet the 2nd Wednesday every other month 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, Jan 13th, 2016. Happy New Year
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 MONTHS EVENTS
Help Someone Find Holiday or Meal Assistance. To help someone in need find holiday assistance programs, home-delivered meals, or shelters, consider visiting 211info or simply dial 211, toll free, from anywhere in the county.
Nov 19th - 8:00-10:00 AM. Coffee With a Cop. Starbucks at 102 E. Main St in Hillsboro. Coffee with a Cop brings police officers and the community members they serve together–over coffee–to discuss issues and learn more about each other. No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know the officers in your neighborhood! This is a no host event. For more information call 503-681-5207.
Nov 21st – 4:00-8:00 PM. Dinner in Cornelius. The Washington County Sheriff's Office and Centro Cultural of Washington County are joining several community partners in offering a free, hot meal. Dinner will be served at the Cornelius Grade School. All ages are welcome. Nov 22nd - 5:00 PM. The 18th Annual Community Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration Service and Fellowship Dinner hosted by Inter-Religious Action Network of Washington County at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 955 NW 173rd Ave., Beaverton, OR 97006. Please contact: Miles Monson (503-544-8934) or Annie Heart (503-844-2919)
Nov 28th - Hillsboro Holly Days. The annual Holly Days and tree lighting Festivities. Beginning at 1PM on the Civic Center Plaza, with a special winter marketplace featuring local artists, crafts, food, drinks, fresh winter produce, live entertainment leading up to the tree lighting ceremony at 5:30 PM
Nov 29th - 3PM. Light My Way Thanksgiving Meal. Sonrise Church. On the corner of 231st and Cornell. 6701 NE Campus Way, Hillsboro, OR. Light My Way is a closed campus worship services for anyone age 18 & older. Bus 47 and 48 have stops nearby. The MAX Orenco station is just two blocks South of Sonrise Church.
Dec 2nd - 2:30-4:30 Govenor's renentry council. See the agenda here. Focused presentation: Sex offender classification system. Here is google's info on public transit to the meeting. We are putting together a carpool.
if you are interested.
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).
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. New time starting January 3. Meal at 4:00 service starts at 5:00
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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