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Church at the Park Community Information Webinars

Church at the Park (C@TP) submitted an application to host a transitional emergency shelter site in Dallas, OR. C@TP will be hosting two upcoming webinars to lay out the vision for the site and to answer any questions about the project. Use the QR codes attached to the flyer to attend or use the links … Read more

Polk Community Resource Center Open House

The Polk County Family & Community Outreach Department invites you to the new Polk Community Resource Center open house held on Tuesday, January 30th from 4pm – 7pm. Location is 1407 Monmouth Independence Hwy. Monmouth, OR – Directly behind Roth’s on the “S” Curves. See below for both the English and Spanish flyer.

Polk County Warming Centers OPEN For Winter Weather Weekend

The upcoming long weekend is forecasted to bring some chilly winter weather. We want to share information about Polk County warming options available this weekend. Polk County Warming Centers: The Polk County Warming Centers will be activated this weekend. Here is the list of open warming center sites throughout Polk County: Falls City Community Center open Fri. … Read more

5-Year Strategic Plan to Prevent and Address Homelessness Approved

On 10/11, the PATHS Board approved Rural Polk County’s 5-Year Strategic Plan to Prevent and Address Homelessness. The plan was presented to the Polk County Board of Commissioners on 10/24. On November 1st, Polk County Itemizer-Observer posted an article about the plan being approved. Click here to read the article. This plan is organized with … Read more

Polk County Warming Centers – Now Open!

The Warming Centers season normally runs November 1st through March 31st, but with freezing temperatures already this weekend, they are opening early: Friday/Saturday/Sunday nights, October 27-29. Only our Monmouth location will activate this round. Please help us spread the word to your unsheltered neighbors who may need a warm, dry, and safe place to sleep — and … Read more

Humanity of Homelessness

You are invited to a Humanity of Homelessness Storytelling Event hosted by Abby’s House, Church @ the Park, and PATHS. What: Storytelling EventWhen: Wednesday, November 15th • 7:00PM – 8:30PM (doors open at 6:30PM)Where: Western Oregon University • Werner Center • Pacific Room Cost: FreeWhy: Hear stories from people who have experienced homelessness, those who have overcome … Read more

Virtual Community Information Session 

A Community Information Summit about homelessness and housing initiatives in rural Polk County was held online on Tuesday 9/19 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. Speakers from local service providers shared information about programs including: After the speakers shared their presentations, there was a Q&A session. Participants submitted questions through the zoom webinar platform. The speakers and moderators replied … Read more

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