- Oregon Helps
Oregon Helps Oregon Helps is a benefit calculator. Go to this site, fill out their survey and find out what benefits you may be eligible for before you take a trip down to DHS.
- 2013 Poverty Guidelines
Visit the Oregon Center for Public Policy's listing of the 2010 Poverty Guidelines.
- The Martinez Settlement: Social Security and Arrest Warrants
The Social Security Administration can no longer withhold benefits because of warrants and must repay benefits withheld.
- GOALS: Greater Opportunities to Advance, Learn, and Succeed
Residents of Public Housing can get assistance getting a stable living wage job, building savings and accessing resources to meet personal goals through this program offered through the Housing Authority of Portland (HAP)
- Re-entry Transition Center
Provides resources to help the formerly incarcerated meet their immediate needs and work toward their long term goals.
- Resources Galore
This guide to Portland resources lists everything from Food Assistance to Legal Services, Mental Health Counseling to Pet Resources, and everything in-between.