Northwest Family Services
Northwest Family Services is an award-winning, leading provider of creative services that reduce poverty. Since 1983, our mission has supported individual success, family stability, and child well-being. Programs and services include youth programs, professional counseling, couple’s classes, parenting, money management, job readiness and placement, healthy relationship education, and more. Services are offered in the greater Portland metro area in both English and Spanish.
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Northwest Family Services (NWFS) youth development and social services charity, is an award winning, leading provider of services....
Northwest Family Services is dedicated to teaching healthy and life-giving choices to families....
STEWARDS OF CHILDREN
Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Training
Where: Northwest Family Services, 6200 SE King Road, Portland, OR 97222Register Today
When: Tuesday, May 16th 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm (With pizza!)
Who: This is a FREE training for adults. Childcare available by request only. Two (2) CEUs pre-approved for MSW and nursing professionals.
Why: More than one in ten children will be sexually abused before their 18th birthday. Ninety percent of those are abused by someone they know. These facts can feel overwhelming, but child sexual abuse is preventable! Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children® training teaches adults to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. This program is designed for any adult who cares for and about children. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED | PIZZA DINNER INCLUDED! For more information, contact: Iliana Fontal at 971-312-5864 or 503-546-6377
Building A Better Future
Through a generous grant from PGE, and with the help of LightSource Energy, Northwest Family Services is installing solar panels on our building. Come celebrate our ribbon cutting event on June 21st, from 12:00-1:00 PM!
WorkSource Clackamas Workshops
Northwest Family Services in collaboration with WorkSource Clackamas offers workshops to assist you with all aspects of your job search, from ways to revitalize your resume to job retention skills. In our workshops you will be able to learn new trends about the use of social media in job searching, resume writing, interview techniques, positive communication and more. The most experienced job seekers can always learn something new in our workshops!
Northwest Family Services and Northwest Behavioral Healthcare Services
are partnering in sponsoring a weekly Teen Recovery Group.
Where: New Urban High SchoolTeen Group
When: Wednesdays 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Who: Ages 13-18 Anyone who is in recovery for A&D, anyone in A&D treatment, or anyone looking for peer support because
someone they know is currently abusing substances or is in recovery
Why: Our goal is to have this group be a safe place where teens can go to hang out, have fun, make clean/sober/safe friends, and
be a part of something bigger than themselves.
Everyone is welcome to bring a friend, if they wish.
Snacks and a free sack lunch/dinner will be provided. Students who live in N.Clack School District can take the “activity” bus home.
Family PreparednessJune 9th, 2017 9:00 AM -12:00 PM
Train the Trainer Seminar – The training will provide staff an opportunity to receive specialized training to provide quality immigration information and services for their communities in an empowering and effective way.
Understanding Teen Behavior and Mental HealthMay 30th, 2017 6:00-8:00 PM
A workshop to help parents understand mental health symptoms in teens.
Comprendiendo la Adolescencia y la Salud Mental – Un Taller que ayudará a los padres a comprender síntomas de salud mental en los jóvenes.
WorkSource Clackamas Workshops
Worksource Clackamas workshops are open to everyone looking to better develop their job search skills.
Parenting Inside Out2017
The PIO program is a 12 week, 24 session series for parents. PIO satisfies mandated parenting class requirements