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General Help Topics
Disclaimer: OCAC is not affiliated with and does not directly endorse the resources below, they are listed here purely as resources for your information. 

Addiction Resources

Domestic Abuse Resources

Mental Health Resources

Multnomah County Crisis Line 
503-988-4888 or 1-800-716-9769

Washington County Crisis Line

Oregon Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
Oregon Helps
Fill out short online form to see what state and federal assistance programs you might qualify for.
211 (or dial 211) 
Rose City Resource
A comprehensive guide to the public services and assistance programs in the Portland and tri-county area, including food boxes, free eyeglasses, pet food and utility assistance.
Resources for Student Veterans 


Tri-Met (Portland area)  503-238-7433
C-Tran (Vancouver) 360-695-0123 or 503-283-8054
South Metro Area Rapid Transit (SMART) Wilsonville area 503-682-7790 
South Clackamas Transportation District (Mollala area) 503-632-7000
Canby area transit 503-266-4022
Broadway Cab (503) 333-3333
Radio Cab (503) 227-1212


Home Forward (formerly the Housing Authority of Portland)
135 SW Ash Street
Portland, OR 97204

Portland Housing Center
3233 NE Sandy Blvd
Portland, OR
Monday-Friday: 8AM - 5PM
First time homebuyers educational program. Ready to Rent information.

Portland Housing Bureau
More resources from the PHB

Housing Connections
Search engine to find low cost housing and housing programs that you might be eligible for.

Section 8: Public Housing Authority (PHA)

PHA Offices in the Portland Area:
Clackamas County 503-655-8267 
13930 South Gain Street 
Oregon City, OR 97045  

Multnomah County  503-802-8300 
135 SW Ash Street 
Portland, OR 97204 

Salem  503-588-6368
360 Church Street SE
Salem, OR 97301

Washington County   503-846-4794 
111 NE Lincoln Street, Suite 200-L 
Hillsboro, OR 97124 

Yamhill County  503-883-4318
135 NE Dunn Place 
McMinnville, OR 97128 

Vancouver, WA   360-694-2501
2500 Main Street
Vancouver, WA 98660

HUD Subsidized Housing Database link 

National and Online Resources for Homelessness from Tuck Sleep Foundation
Tuck Sleep Foundation is a non-profit community devoted to improving sleep hygiene, health and wellness through the creation and dissemination of comprehensive, unbiased, free web-based resources. 

Roommate Services 
Portland Metro Roommates 
Portland Roommates  

Cover Oregon
Information about shopping for health insurance 

General Clinics
Coalition of Community Health Clinics
A coalition of 14 private health clinics located throughout Multnomah County providing services to the uninsured.

Portland Zoom Care
On-demand urgent care, primary, and specialty care with numerous locations in the Portland area.

Wallace Medical Concern
727 W Burnside
Portland, OR 97209-3514

Oregon Contraceptive Care
CCare has the latest information, services and birth control methods - all available at no cost to you. The CCare providers will help you find a method that works for your body and your life. If you are not planning to get pregnant soon, visit CCare today! You can find CCare in county health departments and Planned Parenthood clinics as well as many other clinics throughout Oregon. Visit our website to find a clinic near you.

Outside In
1132 SW 13th Ave.
Portland, OR 97205-1703

North by Northeast Community Health
3030 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97212

Children's Community Clinic
27 NE Killingsworth St.
Portland,OR 97211-2623

Other Health Topics:
Quit Smoking Community
American Cancer Society


Dental Access Program
426 SW Stark St. 9th floor
Portland, OR 97204

Mt. Hood Community College Dental Clinic
26000 SE Stark St.
Gresham, OR 97030

Mid-County Dental Clinic
2710 SE Division St.
Portland, OR 97236

OHSU Dental School
611 SW Campus Dr.
Portland, OR 97201

Portland Community College
12000 SW 49th Bldg. HT Room #206
Portland, OR 97219

Emergency Dental Care USA
8401 NE Halsey
Portland, OR 97220

OHSU Russell Street Dental Clinic
214 N Russell St.
Portland, OR 97227


Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation
Low cost/No cost sight and hearing resources  

Pacific EyeClinic

Children and Youth Services
Morrison Kids
Volunteers of America - Oregon
Multnomah County Education Service District
Portland Parks and Recreation
PDX Kid's Calendar

Oregon Child Care Resource & Referral Network (CCR&R) 

Oregon Student Assistance Commission Student Childcare Grants 

Child Abuse  
National Child Abuse Hotline: 800-4-A-CHILD 

County Child Abuse Hotlines:
Multnomah: 503-731-3100 (24 hrs)  
Clackamas: 971-673-7112
Marion: 503-378-6704
Washington: 503-681-6917
Vancouver, WA: 360-993-7901