Hospitality is the cornerstone of Every Child. Volunteers embody this each and every day with Every Child.

Every Child focuses on meeting tangible needs for children in foster care and families in Oregon communities. Opportunities differ from county to county.

Tangible Needs

Goods or services that directly support children in foster care, families, and ODHS staff. Signature opportunities include:

Meal Delivery

will include arranging for a meal to be delivered at a foster home upon the first day of placement.

Launch Boxes

assist youth who are aging out of foster care with items to help them get on their feet.

Flash Boxes

offer a surprise dose of encouragement to resource families.

Emergency Needs

from DHS are shared with community members to better support children in foster care.

Service Opportunities

One-time and ongoing volunteer opportunities to generously support children in foster care, families and ODHS staff. Signature opportunities include:

Foster Family Support

connects caring community volunteers with resource families in need of support.

Service Projects

at ODHS offices include makeovers, clothing closet creation, cleaning days, and more.

DHS Staff Appreciation

events express gratitude to the individuals who’ve committed their lives to caring for children and families in crisis in our community.

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