Our vision is to create and deliver disability services, workforce development and housing programs that result in 100% included and empowered participants in their communities.
As we approach our 2021 inclusive summer camp, we have some familiar challenges to overcome as well as some new ones. If you are interested in our upcoming camp sessions, please take the time to fill out our 2021 camp survey in order to help us create the best camp experience possible. Thank you.
January 27, 2021
Among the many changes the new administration made in its first week was to make a commitment to ens…
January 15, 2021
As we remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the vital work he did and continues to do through his …
January 14, 2021
Louis Braille was born on January 4, 1809. His birthday is now annually recognized as World Braille …
January 11, 2021
Early in December 2020, I wrote a blog post about the final rule issued by the Department of Transpo…
January 8, 2021
I’ve written a fair amount of blog posts over the years encouraging employers to hire people w…
Highlighting the Success of Connecting Communities Participant Jorge C.
Confidence issues, anxiety, and depression were barriers to Kimberlee's success, but with some help from the HVRP, she broke that barrier down
Without any formal education,Antonia was in serious need of assistance, but the Connecting Communities program was ready for the challenge.
A returning college student faced joblessness, but the HVRP was there to save the day
When faced with the tough decision to change careers, Raul was looking for help. Our Connecting Communities program was exactly what he needed
Esmeralda struggled with a language barrier, had emotional struggles, didn't have a driver's license, and needed to find childcare for her child with special needs. Read on to see how she's doing now
"Easterseals Oregon HVRP was 100% beneficial and is the best thing that's happened to me in a very long time!" - Mr. Fenton
This Senior Community Service Employment Program participant has excelled and thrived
The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) assists low-income seniors seeking employment, training assistance, and social engagement. Through our transitional employment program, we equip seniors with updated skills, empowering them to enter a new and changing job market.Read More
One of the biggest challenges to attaining employment in the Latin-American community is the language barrier. The Connecting Communities program provides employment services for individuals with disabilities who have language and/or literacy barriers, empowering them to pursue their career goals.Read More
Our Supportive Services for Veteran Families program provides support to veterans and their families to find permanent housing, prevent eviction, obtain documentation, secure benefits (SSI or VA), and increase skills and income.Read More