ORCURE has written 29 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

One of the Eugene support group facilitators put this information together. THANKS.

From Oregon DOC:   Oregon State Correctional Institution friends & family: Visiting will be closed on Friday, October 28 due to operational need. OSP friends & family visiting update: Visiting will be closed all day on Tuesday, October 25 due to operational needs. —————————————— 1)  New Deputy Director of Oregon DOC: 2)  From Oregon … 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

Beaverton Group Meeting July 6th Location Update

Beaverton Group Meeting Jeremiah Stromberg, the Assistant Director for Community Corrections with Oregon Department of Corrections will speak at our July 6, 2016 meeting and will discuss:  Short Term Transitional Leave, Family Alternative Sentencing Pilot, Restitution Collection while Incarcerated and Justice Reinvestment. Location:  City of Beaverton Community Center, Sycamore room, directly south across the street … 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