El Program Hispano - Emergency Services

El Programa Hispano offers a wide variety of emergency services for low income Latino families, including:

Outreach to Elderly Latinos: Connecting the elderly with social services and a weekly lunch to socialize and develop connections with community providers.

Skill Building: Classes in English as Second Language (ESL), Citizenship, Driver’s Education, Spanish Literacy, financial literacy, basic computers skills, job-related trainings, workshops for job seekers and a weekly job list in Spanish.

Anti-poverty Services: Information and referral to social services, crisis and short-term intervention, translation, interpretation, and other services as part of our drop-in center in Gresham.

Case Management: Assistance to clients who need housing, utilities and other basic needs.

Weekly Job Seekers List: A weekly job seekers list is compiled and distributed as a courtesy of Catholic Charities’ El Programa Hispano; businesses named on lists have no affiliation with Catholic Charities. While Catholic Charities strives to keep the information up to date and correct, it makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. Click here to see the Job Seekers List archive.

For more information about these services, please call 503-489-6827.

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