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Children's Relief Nursery (LifeWorks NW)

Visit the organization web site: www.crn4kids.org

What We Do

Since 2001, Children’s Relief Nursery has provided early intervention, rehabilitation, and support services to families and children from birth through age four who are at high risk of abuse or neglect.  We have sites in North Portland and in Mill Park. 

Opportunities for service with us


  • Classroom Assistants are needed for a once a week, 3-4 hour shift between 9 AM-4PM, Monday-Thursday.
  • Handyperson needed once or twice a month for small projects.
  • Provide clerical support — reception, data entry, filing, special projects.
  • Help us keep our “Clothes Closet” tidy and ready for a family who needs to use it.
  • Help get the word out about CRN’s program – come to the nursery and help us prepare mailings.
  • Special event volunteers - set up, registration, auction, break down.
  • Join one of our ongoing committees focused on one of these areas: Auction Procurement, PR/Marketing, Development/Fundraising, Program Advisory, CARE 4 Kids, Project Management for special project.
  • Hosting a benefit baby shower is a great way to help children and families in need. You can help spread the word about the critical and life-changing services that CRN offers to families in crisis.

To get involved please contact Cynthia Jones at (503)595-4512.



Preferred way to contact:
Marita Pedroza
Anne Bunham
8425 N. Lombard
Portland, OR 97203 Directions
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