ORCURE has written 26 posts for Oregon CURE

A Letter From a Mom

From Someone Who Cares I last wrote a letter to CURE in my son’s 2nd year of a 90 month sentence. At that time he was at SRCI, and 20 years old. His future looked very bleak. Eleven years have passed. My son has been out of prison for 4 years and 1 month. The … Continue reading

Oregon CURE Annual Meeting

Meeting Date:  October 5, 2016 Location:  Beaverton Community Center 12350 s.w. 5th Street, Beaverton, Oregon 97005 Time:  6pm to 8pm Guest Speakers:  Jeff Premo (former superintendent with DOC) and Trevor Walraven (formerly incarcerated) We look forward to seeing you.

A Play at TRCI

  Metamorphoses to be performed by Two Rivers Theatre Group We are proud to announce the dates for this years’ play at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla, Oregon. These dates will be: Saturday, September 24, October 1, and October 8, 2016. This year we are taking a break from Shakespeare and will be producing … Continue reading

Eugene Support Group Meeting July 7th

Hi All.  Put the July 7th CURE Support Group meeting on your calendar.  7-9 p.m. We will have a guest speaker from the Oregon Department of Corrections Health Services to answer our questions about health services for inmates and communication with family members.  We have provided our speaker with a list of initial questions to … Continue reading

Fred Meyers Community Rewards Re-enrollment

FredMeyer community rewards.  It’s time for re-enrollment. Re-enroll your Rewards Card and continue to earn donations for Oregon CURE by shopping!  Continue telling Fred Meyer where to give $2.7 million to the community by re-linking your Rewards Card to Oregon CURE (non-profit number 91917). If you re-enroll by July 1st, we will continue to receive … Continue reading

Graduate Research on Solitary Confinement at Alliant International University

A graduate student reseach project. Click here to follow the link. The link will provide you with the information about the study and the author as well as giving you the option to participate.    

Student Exposure – Servin’ DC CURE

A student video about CURE.  Click here to view. This video has a brief history of CURE and its work.  It features Charles Sullivan founder of CURE and Lea Green President of Maryland CURE.

Access Corrections Newsletter Update

This is the latest update from Access Corrections. Oregon DOC Newsletter Free Mail Extended 2016 0505   Previous release. Open the link below for the Access Corrections Newsletter  about free secure mail for the month of May There has been a delay at rolling this “free” offer out by Access Corrections.  DOC is working with … Continue reading

Visitation Customer Service Survey

I discovered the “link” is not working for me so if you have had that issue and want to take the visitation survey go to the Oregon Department of Corrections website ( ) and find it there on the front page.  That worked for me. Admin at Oregon CURE From the Oregon Department of … Continue reading

Below is a link to an event at First Unitarian Church Tuesday evening 4-26

A presentation by ACLU and Oregon Justice Resource Center. The District Attorney is the most powerful official in the Justice System. David Rogers of the ACLU of Oregon and Bobbin Singh of the Oregon Justice Resource Center will discuss why we must pay greater attention to our district attorneys and that by doing so, it … Continue reading