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Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement Program
Visit the organization web site: www.catholiccharitiesoregon.org
- What We Do
We provide reception and support services for refugees and immigrants that support successful integration into American society while maintaining the respect and dignity of each individual and their unique culture and traditions.
- Opportunities for service with us
Long Term commitments (6-8 months):
Meet weekly with a recently-arrived refugee family to provide cultural orientation, friendship, advocacy, English language practice and support as they settle into the Portland community.
Work with our partner agency, People-Places-Things, to provide English language instruction to refugees and immigrants twice weekly. No experience required, training provided.
Short Term commitments (3-6 months):
Research and complete wait list applicants for supported housing, working with refugee staff and refugee clients when they first arrive in Portland.
Work, as needed, with the Resource Coordinator to furnish and set up apartments for arriving refugees.
- Preferred way to contact:
- Bus Service