CONTACT US

(971) 673-3425

Two Locations:

DHS East County Family Service Center

11826 NE Glisan St, Portland, OR, 97220

Hours: 

Monday-Thursday 8:00-5:00

Friday 8:00 - 2:00

DHS Southeast Portland Office

8129 SE Malden St, Portland, OR, 97206

Hours

Monday-Thursday: 8:30-5:00

Friday: 8:30-12:00

Both locations will close at 2PM on December 24th and December 31st

© 2019 Community Works Project

Program Steps

Community Works Project (CWP) assists participants in building a practical work and personal foundation through job search, skills building, and employment barrier removal assistance to achieve self-sufficiency. DHS Family Coaches refer participants into the program.  CWP and DHS work together to help participants MOVE FORWARD.

Life Skills - Developing personal and work foundations

Supported Work - Building skills and employment portfolios

Job Search - Ready to work and search for employment

Work Experience - Gaining on the job experience

Jobs Plus - Temporary paid (subsidized) employment

SELF SUFFICIENCY

Additional Services Provided by CWP

Vocational Training

Training leading to certification or a degree

Adult Basic Education

Preparing for the GED

English as a Second Language

Self-paced language learning

Culturally Specific Career Development

Achieving Life and Career Goals

Referrals & Removing Barriers

Accessing Community Resources

Supporting Wellness

Health and Behavioral Health