Long-time LCSNW refugee champion Salah Ansary (right) starts a new role as Peter Vogelaar (left) becomes leader of Multicultural Community Services. See how Peter’s journey led to Portland.
comfort & joy
Many of the people we serve are celebrating a season of comfort and joy, but even more people like them still need support. Making a gift by December 31 will give them the warmth, safety and dignity they deserve.
We acknowledge that our offices sit on original Native land, and we honor Northwest Tribes for their generous support of LCSNW programs. Read about their wide-ranging contributions.
Behavioral Health Services
Achieving health and well being for a better life
Better lives mean better communities. So we partner with thousands of people as they make their journeys from addiction, trauma and mental health issues to recovery, hope and happiness. Learn More
Family and Community Support
Building stronger families and communities
By breaking generational cycles of poverty and trauma, we make a powerful positive impact on people and communities. Learn More
Refugee and Immigrant Services
We help refugees and immigrants rebuild their lives in a new country
We believe in the American dream. That’s why we help people who’ve endured the unimaginable to pursue it. Learn More
Child Welfare Programs
Keeping kids safe, supported and loved
We believe all children deserve homes where they feel safe and loved. That’s why we work to ensure that neglected, abused, parentless and other at-risk children are surrounded by loving families. Learn More
Aging and Independent Living
Enriching communities with active and engaged seniors
We believe our communities are richer when seniors and people with disabilities are part of the social fabric. Learn More
Crime Victim Services
Standing up for victims of crime
We stand with victims of crimes to offer personal support, connections to services that aid with healing and recovery, and assistance through investigative and legal processes. Learn More