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Service agencies handle hundreds of ballots to help homeless vote In a vote-by-mail state, how do you vote if you don’t have an address? It’s something hundreds, if not thousands, of homeless Oregonians must figure out. Their answers often come from service agencies. John Brown doesn’t have a house, but he has an address thanks […]
Domestic Violence, Homelessness and the Coronavirus By Molly Harbarger | The Oregonian/OregonLive At night, Carolyn Sterling knows she can hear him outside her tent. So she keeps quiet and keeps to herself. If he comes around during the day, she’ll walk through the gathering of homeless campers who line one end of Couch Park in […]
Katie O’Brien, Rose Haven’s Executive Director talks about the intersection of poverty and trauma and how these issues are escalated during the COVID-19 crisis.
A story to inspire hope. Celeste came to Rose Haven when she was homeless and addicted. She returned in recovery with a newborn. She now works at another local non-profit and helps refer people to Rose Haven. Watch her success story and learn more about Rose Haven here. Thank you to GMS Media for the […]
The 6th Annual Reigning Roses Walk was a huge success! More than 600 people gathered for a reception and 5k walk to support Rose Haven’s Programs on Mother’s Day! We are still watching the donations come in, and are confident we can reach our goal of $200K! You can make a gift today and help […]
Children’s Holiday Extravaganza for 425 Kids Thank to our financial sponsors (Davis Wright Tremaine, Ameriprise Financial and Point B ), Fox 12/ Les Schwab and KGW toy drives, and the overwhelming support from volunteers and donors in the community we hosted our annual Children’s Holiday Extravaganza on Friday, December 21st. We were hosted by The Eleanor, had a wonderful meal catered by Retrolicious, a photobooth from The SnapBar and a performance […]
Various media and press reports about the Reigning Roses Day 2018.
The Safety Net Is Broken: How Police Became Mental Health First Responders by Ericka Cruz Guevarra and Conrad Wilson OPB Jan. 28, 2019 5 a.m. | Portland, Ore. Andre Gladen was shoeless and scared for his life when he knocked on a stranger’s door in Southeast Portland earlier this month. He had come from the emergency room at Adventist Medical Center, less […]