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F.R.E.E. Event at CRCI

Several of the Oregon CURE Board of Directors (pictured from left to right is our secretary, president, vice-president, and correspondence secretary) volunteered at the Family Relationship Enhancement Event (F.R.E.E.) at the Columbia River Correctional Institution on August 16, 2014.   This year is only the 2nd year the event has been held at CRCI.  F.R.E.E. had … Continue reading

OR CURE Book Drive Update

The annual meeting has come and gone but books can always be used.  We have delivered several to SRCI for the Life Support Club.  If you would like to donate books contact us at (503) 977-9979 and we will make arrangement to pick them up in the greater Portland metro area. Do you have self-help … Continue reading

Support Group Name Change

The Hillsboro Support Group recently moved their meeting location.  Since the new location is in Beaverton, the group has decided to update their name to Beaverton Latinos Support Group.  We have updated the Community Resource Brochure to reflect this name and location change. The Beaverton Latinos Support Group meets on the first monday of every … Continue reading

Beaverton Support Group Features Guest Speaker

The Beaverton, Oregon CURE group will meet on Wednesday July 2, 2014 in Meeting Room A in the Beaverton City Library. We have the room from 5:30 to 8:30 pm and our guest speaker will be Dawnell Meyer who is the DOC Administrator of Education and Training. We know the wheels of progress move slowly … Continue reading

Reminder – Beaverton Support Group and DOC Intake Meeting is Tonight

Please be advised the next Oregon CURE meeting will be held at the Beaverton City Library on June 4, 2014 in Meeting Room A. The DOC / CURE Intake meeting will be held from 5:30pm to 7:00pm The Beaverton CURE Support group will be held from 7:00 pm to 8:30pm. We hope all is well with … Continue reading

Correspondence Trends

Oregon CURE has decided to share the trends in correspondence we receive from adults in custody and their family and friends. This will include an overview of the issue topics and the locations from which the communications originate (prisons).  We just started pulling this information together and will build upon this initial data in the … Continue reading

Want to Support OR CURE? Here’s an EASY way to give…

The board of directors of Oregon CURE understand that financially contributing to our cause is not always an easy thing and that most members would like to give more than their budgets allow.  It is with this thought in mind that we have enrolled in Fred Meyer’s Community Rewards program.  This way, you can give … Continue reading

Join Us for an Evening with Colette Peters

October 2, 2013 is the Annual Meeting for the Oregon Chapter of CURE.  As we have mentioned in our newsletters and support groups, all current Oregon CURE members are invited to attend this special event at the Beaverton Library, Meeting Room A.  Setup will take place promptly at 5:30 with the event beginning at 6:00. … Continue reading

Annual Meeting: Colette Peters Featured Guest

Our featured guest for our Annual Meeting is Colette Peters, Director of the Oregon Department of Corrections. The Oregon Cure Annual Meeting will be held in the Beaverton Library, meeting room A, on October 2, 2013.  The event is scheduled from 6pm to 8pm.

New Location – Salem Intake Orientations

Salem Intake Orientations are being held at a new location — First Christian Church at 685 Marion St. NE, Salem, OR 97301 (corner of Church and Marion Streets, just north of downtown).  The entrance is on the west side of the building, toward the back, and there is on-street parking on Church Street, or in … Continue reading