Oregonians have always been willing to help and encourage parents to raise their children. Our history and values have taught us that supporting families to give their children the best start in life helps us all. The intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in-home services children’s program grew out of our shared value that people with… Continue Reading Stop cuts to in-home care
Different areas of the work we do.
In response to our lawsuit, DHS has agreed to temporarily restore previous in-home care services for people with disabilities that the agency cut this Fall. Continue Reading Temporary freeze to home care cuts
County backs NORCOR, calls for change (Hood River News, 12/20/2017) Wasco using juvenile detention (Dalles Chronicle, 12/20/2017) Editorial: The Dalles Chronicle, Time to review juvenile jail powers (12/16/2017) NORCOR Juvenile Center Says Reports Of ‘Psychological Harm’ Are Exaggerated (OPB News, 12/15/2017) Changes seen at juvenile jail facility (Dalles Chronicle, 12/14/2017) Report author explains response to… Continue Reading Jails & Prisons: Youth Held at NORCOR
Our investigative report found that kids held at NORCOR endure psychologically harmful conditions and solitary confinement. Continue Reading Investigative Report: Kids at NORCOR