News & Resources

Learning more about Central City Concern

To learn more about us, we encourage you to download our CCC fact sheet, 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. News coverage about Central City Concern can be found on our In the Press section. Check our advocacy page for updates on current policy priorities. We also 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, Ore.

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, primary and behavioral health care, or employment development, please email us at If you are on an imminent deadline, please call 971-352-8842. 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