Announcements

Update May 18, 2018 From Marcia M. Hart, Executive Director-United Way of Southwestern Oregon THE COOS COUNTY HOUSING STUDY IS COMPLETED! Thanks to czbLLC and many Coos County community members and agencies, we are ready to release this Comprehensive Report. You are invited to open your mind as you absorb this information. This a community-wide […]

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Veterans Gathering at the Coos History Museum The Coos History Museum is partnering with the USCG and the USCG Sector North Bend to present a Veterans Gathering on Friday – May 18, 2018, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The Veterans Gathering event will include a Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemorative Presentation, guest speakers, and […]

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Southern Oregon Coast Dental Health Survey Please help us by answering these questions about your dental health.  You are being asked to answer the survey because you are an adult living in Curry County or Coos County. We want to know about your experience getting dental care, what prevents you and what helps you get […]

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Trauma Recovery & Empowerment Model Support Group About TREM TREM stands for Trauma Recovery & Empowerment Model and is a support group focused on the goal of overcoming the effects of physical, emotional, and/or sexual trauma that clients have experienced in their lives. TREM is an evidence based, trauma informed, survivor centered program. It is recommended […]

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Download flyer: North Bend Scam Jam Flyer May 8, 2018 Agenda 9:00 a.m.         Welcome – Sandy Coffin, AARP Executive Council 9:05 a.m.         Opening Remarks – Paul Frasier, Coos County District Attorney 9:20 a.m.         With Your Help, Fraud Stops Here – Ellen Rosenblum, Oregon Attorney General 9:40 a.m.         Risky Investments & How to Spot a Con Artist […]

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Oregon Homeless Veteran Partners & Provider Convening… Salem on June 14 and 15, 2018 In December 2017, we held our first Oregon Homeless Veteran Partners & Provider Convening in Salem and many of you all attended.  We received overwhelming positive feedback and a desire for us to create more opportunities for you all to work together […]

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      Come hear the results of the Coos Comprehensive Housing Study and join the discussion for setting housing priorities and next steps in Coos County. April 26, 2018, 10AM – 4PM, Mill Casino, Salmon Room. Limited seating. Registration is required. Contact: Marcia M. Hart Executive Director United Way of Southwestern Oregon 541.267.5202   AGENDA for COOS HOUSING […]

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OREGON CONFERENCE ON OPIOIDS, PAIN AND ADDICTION TREATMENT: MAY 17-19, 2018 Download the flyer Pain-Conference-Info-Sheet May 17 – 19, 2018, we will convene the Oregon Conference on Opioids, Pain and Addiction Treatment to bring together the essential ingredients of change to meet the opioid crisis: top national and state pioneers, system and policy leaders, clinicians […]

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Mediation Training Tired of butting heads… at work, at home, or in your community? Apply for Basic Mediation Training to learn more productive conflict resolution techniques. COMMON GROUND MEDIATION BASIC MEDIATION TRAINING – Coos and Douglas The 32-hour training is currently offered once a year. The dates for 2018 are: • April 9,11,16,18,19 in North […]

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Scholarships Now Available for 2018 WVC Calling all women veterans! Apply now A limited number of financial scholarships have been made available to first‐time attendees only through a generous donation from Military Officer’s Association of America, Portland Chapter. Scholarship recipients will share a room (two nights) with one other recipient, and receive a stipend for […]

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