Multnomah County Health Department
The health department has been around since 1854, and in 1968 they merged with the City of Portland to become the sole public health authority in Multnomah County. With all clinics functioning full bore the MCHD is the largest provider of public safety-net dental care in the county. MCHD Mission: "In partnership with the diverse communities we
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Asian Health and Service Center
(2 days ago) Asian Health and Service Center (AHSC) is a non-profit, 501 (c) (3) organization that has served the Portland metro region since 1983. There are many ways for me as an international student to serve the community, and I decided to serve the community by volunteer in the Asian Health and Service Center. It is an honor to be able to use my
HEYA: Health Equity Youth Advocates
(5 days ago) I also advanced into the role of sexual health educator as I co-facilitated lessons on birth control and body positivity and helped develop curriculum content. HEYA! is an inclusive and safe place to nurture health advocates ages 15-21. PPCW programs aim to be an example of high warmth and expectation.
(6 days ago) How was CARES started? Founded in 1987, the program is a collaborative effort among four of the region’s leading health systems — Kaiser Permanente, OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, Providence Children’s Health, and Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel. CARES Northwest was the first program in Oregon to pair physicians and nurse practitioners with child interviewers in
CHAP (Children's Healing Art Project)
(6 days ago) the health conditions << Service Project By Melika Shabani >> About the CHAP CHAP is a non-profit company which represent art projects for kids and families. They usually connect with other non-profit companies as well. CHAP started 12 years ago by the artist owner "Frank Extanzic," who created the CHAP first in Vancouver and open another
Legacy Research Institute
(6 days ago) Established in 1979 by the Legacy Health Group and Medical Centers in Oregon and Washington Serves all communities around the world. The Legacy Research Institute (LRI) is a community partner of creative collaboration between scientists and clinicians. The mission of LRI is to improve the understanding, treatment and prevention of disease
Legacy Meridian Park
(1 days ago) Hello, my name is John Gorgan and I am a general science, health science, and chemistry pre-medical student at Portland State University. Throughout my academic journey, the adversities I have been faced with have been met with new ingenuity the more I have progressively fallen in love with the medical field and public health.
Scappoose Share and Care
(5 days ago) Wenceslaus Middle School Youth Group bags all the health care items, individuals spend many hours sorting the gifts by gender and age groups and others are involved in shopping from the tables to fill the needs of the families. Distribution day will find the Kiwanis and Scappoose Rural Fire District, along with many individuals, working to load
Helen Gordon Child Development Center
(8 days ago) HELEN GORDON child development center (hgcdc) Helen Gordon "provides a secure and loving environment for children up to five years of age, supporting growth, development, and feelings of self-worth" (Helen Gordon, 2019) ~"Provides childcare for students, faculty and the Portland community at …
Downtown Aurora Visual Arts
(8 days ago) My name is Rae, a senior at Portland State University, soon to be graduating from the school of Public Health with a focus on Community Health Promotion. This project you see here was apart of my work as a PSU Effective Change Agent Capstone, working with a …
Human Rights Commission
(4 days ago) (1) Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary social services, and the right to security in the event of unemployment, sickness, disability, widowhood, old age or other lack of livelihood in circumstances
Lines for Life (Suicide Prevention)
(4 days ago) lines for life crisis lines receive approximately 35,000 calls per year. We have served thousands of people with addiction, mental health and suicide intervention services, treatment referral and drug prevention education. We are able to de-escalate 98% of the 17,000 suicide calls we receive.
Portland Center for Human Rights
(3 days ago) Health disparities, while unevenly distributed across communities of color, average out to result in significant disproportionality. Low birth weights among communities of color are 37% more common than for white babies. Less than one-tenth of 1% of the City of Portland’s contracting dollars go to minority-owned businesses.
Transformation Through Healing
(1 days ago) In creating safe space for women to feel deeply connected and supported in a community where self love is practiced, self care is celebrated, and authenticity is always safe. You will embark on a journey that uplifts and empowers your healing experience while reclaiming ownership over your health and life.
Unit Plan for Sex Re-Education
(1 days ago) The following sexual re-education curriculum is designed to support this idea and to try and carve a path for older adults to have continued access to sexual health education, and to be fully supported in all aspects of their lives.
Vita Program: Income Tax Assistance
(5 days ago) VITA stands for Volunteer Income Tax Assistance. It's a program provided by the IRS which includes textbooks, reference guides, certification guidelines & materials, and enforceable ethics standards. El Programa Hispano Católico is a local Social Services program based in Gresham which targets Spanish speakers and provides a range of services.
Cascade Aids Project
(2 days ago) Cascade aids project-prep outreach volunteer. Founded in 1983 and incorporated in 1985, Cascade AIDS Project (CAP), originally was formed to provide outreach and prevention education to men who have sex with men (MSM) but has expanded to provide a wider range of services: testing & prevention services, housing support services, mental health