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Northwest Family Services

Northwest Family Services supports family stability, child well-being, and victims of crime by focusing on the social determinants of health. Since 1983, NWFS has worked to reduce poverty through health, education, employment, and social justice services. Programs and services include health and social service navigation, culturally specific women and children’s shelter who have experienced violence, youth prevention and intervention programs, outpatient alcohol and drug treatment, coalition support for drug free communities, support for youth and families affected by incarceration, youth education and employment success, restorative justice, mental health services, job readiness and placement, couple’s classes, parenting, healthy relationship education, and more. Services are offered in the greater Portland-Salem metro area in both English and Spanish

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All NWFS programs and services are currently operating following Covid 19 guidelines of social distancing and preferred online protocols as necessary. The main office building is closed to the public, and is currently only open for administrative operations.
NWFS está ofreciendo todos sus programas y servicios siguiendo las recomendaciones para el virus de Covid 19, que exigen el distanciamiento social y cuando posible contacto o protocolos en línea, tal como la teleterapia por teléfono o por video. La oficina central está cerrada al público, pero sigue abierta al personal para funciones administrativas.

Community Engagement

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Empowering Youth

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Health: Mind & Body

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Employment Assistance

if you need to develop your skills and abilities to obtain and keep a job, Northwest Family Services can help you learn the necessary skills..


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