ESL and Computer Training for people with language barriers and disabilities

Connecting Communities provides services for individuals with disabilities who have language and/or literacy barriers. Participants receive services essential to their employment success. Our program offers workshops for job application completion, mock interviews, resume building, English classes, computer classes and help to find and retain employment.

The Connecting Communities Program has offices in Portland, Gresham, Beaverton, Woodburn, Salem and Eugene.

Services Provided through Connecting Communities Program

  • Job Development & Coaching
  • Community Outreach
  • Translation and interpretation services
  • ESL and Computer classes
  • Networking events
  • Resume Workshops
  • Individualized Support
  • Interview Workshops
  • Application Workshops
  • Mock Interviews
  • American Working Culture
  • Motivational Classes


  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Have a documented disability
  • Be able to work legally in the US
  • Have a language barrier or speak English as a second language

(ESL/computer classes offered for all, regardless of the eligibility requirements listed above.)
If you'd like to apply to be a part of our Connecting Communities Program,
contact us here.


10011 SE Division St Suite 305
Portland OR 97266
(P) 503-335-6161, (F) 503-335-6165

2951 NW Division St Suite 165
Gresham OR 97030
(P) 503-512-8183, (F) 503-512-5149

12655 SW Center St Suite 275
Beaverton OR 97005
(P) 971-228-8462, (F) 971-277-6039

750 Front Street NE Suite 210
Salem OR 97301
(P) 503-587-7389, (F) 503-362-4734 

120 E Lincoln Street
Woodburn, OR 97071
(P) 503-587-7389, (F) 503-362-4734

115 W 8th Ave Suite 330
Eugene OR 97401
(P) 541-636-4027, (F) 541-512-5354

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