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The Northwest Family Services team currently includes dozens of dedicated employees and volunteers. Each person at NWFS has a unique set of skills and talents which help our organization run efficiently and effectively. We are often looking for more persons who are dedicated and reliable to add to this community. If you think you may have something to offer our programs, we would love to hear from you!

Employment Opportunities with Northwest Family Services 

NWFS is committed to the personal dignity of employees and expects all employees to treat each other with respect and dignity. NWFS is an Equal Opportunity employer and actively complies with the spirit and intent of all state, federal and local laws regarding equal employment opportunity. NWFS supports fair salaries and benefits for employees and establishes hours of service based on agency needs. It encourages employees to continue training and education and to pursue matters of interest or concern related to employment. NWFS is committed to maintaining a considerate, professional and collaborative working relationship with co-employees, as well as people and communities served.

Northwest Family Services considers applicants for employment/internships/volunteering without regard to sex, race, age, religion, national origin, veteran or marital status, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status. We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities when it would not be an undue hardship.

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Northwest Family Services is pleased to offer information about upcoming events, other articles and links, and ways that you can become a part of the NWFS family. The toolbar to the left offers you easy access to our program dates and materials, as well as to research information.


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.

This video, although not one from NWFS, exemplifies our work. Please watch, learn, and support us in building a great community.


We are always looking for dedicated and mission-driven volunteers! If you would like to put your skills to work for a great cause then let us know!

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