Community Resources

We will continue updating this page with resources as we are able to compile them. If you have a resource or opportunity to serve, let us know at info@willamette.cc.

Financial Assistance

Oregon Unemployment

File a claim for unemployment benefits here.

Foster Families - request support for immediate needs through MyNeighbOR

The MyNeighbOR initiative sponsored by Every Child helps connect foster families and foster children who have are in need during this difficult time with people in our local community who are willing to meet those needs. Examples of the types of needs that may be met during this crisis are:

  • Groceries / Food / Supplies
  • Babysitting / Respite
  • Educational Support / Activities

Click the title above to request assistance as a foster family.

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The CARES Act: Small Businesses

Download this resource that explains how the stimulus bill affects small businesses.

The CARES Act: Individuals

Download this resource which explains how the stimulus bill affects individuals CARES-Act-Individuals.pdf

COVID-19 Emergency Relief Resources for PDX

This list of resources was compiled and is being updated by Congressman Earl Blumenauer and his team in Portland, Oregon. There are separate tabs for different types of resources - food, shelter, utilities & rent assistance, health & wellness, education, entertainment, volunteer resources, etc 

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Oregon Energy Fund

The Oregon Energy Fund provides funds for energy assistance to 30+ partner agencies and nonprofits throughout Oregon. If you need help paying your electric bill, enter your county or zip code below to find out who has energy assistance in your area and how to contact them.

(971) 386-2124
211info

211 is a state funded program, together with United Way and other partners, which helps people to identify, navigate, and connect with the local resources they need. Their site offers tools/links to help you understand what programs you might be eligible for. In addition to calling, you may also contact them by texting your zipcode to 898211. Phone number is 211 or (866)-698-6155.

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Health & Wellness

Foster Families - request support for immediate needs through MyNeighbOR

The MyNeighbOR initiative sponsored by Every Child helps connect foster families and foster children who have are in need during this difficult time with people in our local community who are willing to meet those needs. Examples of the types of needs that may be met during this crisis are:

  • Groceries / Food / Supplies
  • Babysitting / Respite
  • Educational Support / Activities

Click the title above to request assistance as a foster family.

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Oregon Senior Loneliness Line

The Oregon Senior Loneliness Line is open 24/7, offering support and connection for older adults feeling lonely ore isolated during this period of social distancing.

(503) 200-1633
Free Urgent Medical Care

The Borland Free Clinic, located in Rolling Hills Church (3550 SW Borland Rd, Tualatin, OR 97062) is accepting patients for URGENT care only. They are currently Mondays, 3PM-7PM and Thursdays, 4PM-6PM. More information, including telemedicine visits, is available on their website.

(503) 974-8887
Prayer Resources

The LECTIO 365 app is a devotional resource that helps you pray through the Bible. Each day, Pause to be still, Rejoice with a Psalm and Reflect on Scripture, Ask for God’s help and Yield to His will in your life.

Mental Health and COVID-19

Valuable resources and tools to help you to spread positive messages of hope, compassion, mental health care and suicide prevention.

(800) 273-8255
COVID-19 Emergency Relief Resources for PDX

This list of resources was compiled and is being updated by Congressman Earl Blumenauer and his team in Portland, Oregon. There are separate tabs for different types of resources - food, shelter, utilities & rent assistance, health & wellness, education, entertainment, volunteer resources, etc 

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Clackamas County Community Care Initiative

The Community Care Initiative (CCI) is a collaborative effort between the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office, Clackamas County Health, Housing & Human Services, and the Oregon Food Bank. Under CCI, based out of the Public Safety Training Center in Clackamas, a team of Sheriff's Office employees and volunteers will call seniors in Clackamas County and ask if they need food, medicine, or household supplies. Volunteers will pack care boxes and make home deliveries to impacted seniors with any needed items.

If you're a senior in need, contact the Community Care Initiative at CCIrequests@clackamas.us.

You can also call the resource team phone line below Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(503) 794-8008
Compassion Connect

Although our Compassion Clinic events have been canceled or postponed due to COVID-19, we recognize that many families and individuals are still in need of care--and perhaps even more so during this uncertain time. We have created this form to help you navigate the health resources that are currently available in the Portland metro area. After you fill out the form, we will send your request to the Compassion Clinic volunteer team closest to your location, and they will follow up with you. Our volunteers are made up of local church members who are eager to serve and support you.

(971) 231-4823
ARMS (Abuse Recovery Ministry Services)

ARMS exists to bring healing and transformation, from a faith perspective to those impacted by domestic violence and controlling relationships.


Email us today at: info@abuserecovery.org for more information. If your email is not secure, please call us at 866-262-9284 instead.

(866) 262-9284
Call to Safety

Call to Safety believes everyone deserves a life free of domestic and sexual violence.  Working to fulfill our mission by providing confidential support services and education to empower our community, Call to Safety provides a comprehensive 24/7 crisis line, follow-up advocacy for survivors, support groups, community outreach and education, and sexual assault medical advocacy.

(503) 235-5333

Meeting Physical Needs

Serve people in need by running errands, buying groceries, providing childcare, etc.

Support Memory Care workers and clients

One way to help others is to write cards of encouragement to Memory Care workers and clients.  The cards can be simple-written by children, parents, or anyone who would like to bless others during this difficult time.  In addition, please consider making disposable gowns for memory care workers, by utilizing extra sheets* you may have at home.  There are bins at each location to collect your cards and gowns.

*For an easy pattern to follow please email: amye@willamette.cc. 

Community & Connection

In times of social distancing, remaining connected and in community can be tricky. We believe that being in community is important for our spiritual and mental health.

Video Chat using Google Hangouts

Start up a free video chat with up to 25 friends or family members within your web browser. If you're using a computer, you'll need a webcam, microphone, and speakers. You can also use a mobile device such as a phone or iPad. Many of our home communities have been gathering using Google Hangouts. Click the title above for instructions.

Oregon Senior Loneliness Line

The Oregon Senior Loneliness Line is open 24/7, offering support and connection for older adults feeling lonely ore isolated during this period of social distancing.

(503) 200-1633
COVID-19 Plan de Acción para Iglesias Latinas

The National Latino Evangelical Coalition (NALEC) has developed and is offering a FREE Spanish-language manual to help Hispanic Evangelical congregations respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Prayer Resources

The LECTIO 365 app is a devotional resource that helps you pray through the Bible. Each day, Pause to be still, Rejoice with a Psalm and Reflect on Scripture, Ask for God’s help and Yield to His will in your life.

COVID-19 Emergency Relief Resources for PDX

This list of resources was compiled and is being updated by Congressman Earl Blumenauer and his team in Portland, Oregon. There are separate tabs for different types of resources - food, shelter, utilities & rent assistance, health & wellness, education, entertainment, volunteer resources, etc 

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Mental Health and COVID-19

Valuable resources and tools to help you to spread positive messages of hope, compassion, mental health care and suicide prevention.

(800) 273-8255
211info

211 is a state funded program, together with United Way and other partners, which helps people to identify, navigate, and connect with the local resources they need. Their site offers tools/links to help you understand what programs you might be eligible for. In addition to calling, you may also contact them by texting your zipcode to 898211. Phone number is 211 or (866)-698-6155.

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ARMS (Abuse Recovery Ministry Services)

ARMS exists to bring healing and transformation, from a faith perspective to those impacted by domestic violence and controlling relationships.


Email us today at: info@abuserecovery.org for more information. If your email is not secure, please call us at 866-262-9284 instead.

(866) 262-9284

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