We believe that everyone should have the same opportunities in their home, workplace, and community.
ALSO supports people experiencing disabilities through inclusion that continues to build strong communities across Oregon. Our network of services, volunteer engagement and career opportunities delivers unprecedented impact that is making a difference everyday for those we serve.
We couldn’t be prouder of Bailey. She is a shining example of the powerful impact that ALSO makes on the lives of those we serve. Bailey recently transitioned from our Children’s Home Program to our Adult Residential Program. An epic milestone for her and for the ALSO organization.
Bailey became a young woman before our eyes. Not because of us, but because she trusted us to help her become who she wanted to be.
Impact can be measured through our personal heart work contributions and in the many ways we have been passionate about delivering disability support services to fortify lives and communities across Oregon.
715,822 Yearly Total Support Hours
Yearly Total Support Hours
This results in 250+ people with disabilities being supported every year throughout nine Oregon counties implementing a 360 degree model of inclusion and engagement.
4.06 Years Average Employment Tenure
Years Average Employment Tenure
Creating a consistent level of heart work service that leads the charge on best practices within the disability services network.
Oregon Counties Served
ALSO services are provided in counties in the Portland Metro, Central. Southern, and Eastern Oregon. This vast network delivers much needed services and support, driving significant impact within these communities.
350+ ALSO Advocates & Growing
ALSO Advocates & Growing
ALSO is proud to be one of Oregon’s best nonprofits to work for year in and year out. Our diverse team features a workforce that is 70% female. We honor and celebrate all backgrounds, standing up for justice, equity, diversity, and infusion. Empowering all advocates and partners to connect, belong, and grow.
ALSO has spent a quarter of a century changing the lives for those experiencing disabilities in Oregon. We are proud of this milestone and continue to find new ways to expand year over year. The future is bright.
Financial contributions help fund the gaps in services and support we provide. Beyond financial donations you can also make contributions through, Fred Meyer Rewards, Wish List, and Cans for Cars.
Your contributions go directly towards:
-Safe and affordable housing needs
-Creating a HOME for the people we support
-Assistive and adaptive technology
-Children’s program development
-Solar power installations
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Help us ensure that everyone has the same opportunities in their home, workplace and community. Let’s make dreams possible.