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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Students who are experiencing the incarceration of a parent face countless obstacles and barriers to success. Our program strives to empower young people through mentorship by providing them with a strong supportive adult who can offer unconditional support and guidance that is so often missing in their lives. It is truly amazing to witness the impact of just one caring adult and the difference this can make in the lives of a student. Our staff provides extensive mentor training as well as individual mentor support every step of the way. Please contact Marianne Kersten, Program Director at 503-310-5518 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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!