News & Resources

Learning more about Central City Concern

To learn more about us, we encourage you to review our past publications and review some research studies that have been completed about our programs. Success stories about clients are frequently found on our blog as well as through our e-newsletter. Check our advocacy page for updates on current policy priorities. Also, we make daily use of Facebook and Twitter. If you represent an organization that serves a homeless population, and are interested in a tour, please email us at least four weeks prior to your arrival in Portland, Oregon.

If you are with the media

Check our posted press releases for latest news. We also encourage you to follow us on Twitter. If you would like to connect with our staff for expert opinions on topics such as affordable housing, addiction and recovery, healthcare and mental healthcare, or employment development, please email us at  If you are on an imminent deadline, please call 503-200-3905. All media inquiries are handled promptly via these two forms of contact.

If you are interested in learning more about homelessness  

We suggest these highly-regarded organizations for information about homelessness in the United States:
Corporation for Supportive Housing
Homelessness Resource Center
National Alliance to End Homelessness
National Healthcare for the Homeless 

Potential helpful links in Oregon and in Portland 

Oregon Addictions and Mental Health 
Portland Housing Bureau