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          Reconnecting Lives

               one at a time

      People can change, and they do.

 

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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
 
Oct 5th - 7th, Sun - Tues, Peerpocalypse - a statewide conference of leaders, emerging leaders, innovators, and peers wanting to become more involved in Oregon's peer community. Adopting the philosophy that peers bring with them vast knowledge and expertise, the event is about bringing the community together to share information, skills, and experience. Seaside Civic Center, Seaside, OR
 
Oct 11th, 8:30am - 3pm, Compassion Beaverton Clinic at Cedar Mill Bible Church - Offering the following services to low or no-income people: Medical Services: Vision, Foot Care, Pregnancy Resource Center’s Ultra-sounds, Flu Shots, PT, and general medical visits. Dental is by appointment ONLY for ONE visit: Cleaning, Filling, or Extraction. Call 503-360-3996 for appointment.
 
OCT 13th - Columbus Day.
 
Oct 15th, 2:00- 4:00 PM, ROAR and WCRC Joint Reentry Meeting!  Beaverton Activity Center, 12500 SW Allen Blvd, Beaverton, OR. Info on the 3-tiered sex offender designation, labor trends, Certificates of Good Standing, and more. An information packed event.
 
Oct 18th, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Women’s Safety Fair / Self Defense course -  Washington County Sheriff’s Office 215 SW Adams, Hillsboro, OR.   Class is limited to 100 students. A lite lunch will be provided. Registration is required. Call (503) 846-2579.
 
Oct 23rd, 7:00 - 8:30 PM. Annual CURE meeting -  At the Beaverton City Library, Meeting Rm A. Hear from a speaker panel and guest speaker Senator Chip Shields, District 22. For more info contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
October 28th, 1:30 – 4:30 PM, Fair housing training - Washington County, and Fair Housing Council of Oregon host FREE training. Washington Street Conference Center, l102 SW Washington Street in Hillsboro, Rm 103.  Participants will learn how to identify a potential fair housing discrimination complaint and more. Contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with questions or to RSVP.
 
October 31st - Halloween
 
 
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).
 
 
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 Monday, 06 October 2014 20:58