Community Action Partnership of Oregon increases resources and opportunities to ensure that all Oregonians thrive.
~ Our Mission

Latest CAPO News

  • UCAN AmeriCorps Team Ramps up for the 2017/18 Service Year

    New member orientation on August 30 for United Communities AmeriCorps, a program of the United Community Action Network (UCAN), was a dynamic mix of learning about the history of national service, civ

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  • Three generations combat isolation, loneliness as Senior Companions

    In 1983, Evva Smith Young, a recent 74-year-old widow, became a Clackamas County Senior Companion, offering friendship and in-home assistance to isolated seniors and people with disabilities in the co

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  • Client Story – Cherrie and Eric Schwartz, Energy Assistance & Weatherization

    Young love is what brought Eric and Cherrie Schwartz to Central Oregon in 1971. A love of family, fresh air, and their charming log home is what kept them here. So when the couple’s heating system f

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  • Client Story – Marion, Weatherization and Energy Assistance

    At 82, Marion is enjoying life once again! She purchased her 1912 fixer upper in 1993 and remodeled it. At just 640 square feet, she called it her mini mansion! However, 20+ years later she realized t

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If Oregon’s Community Action network were a single employer, it would be the 27th largest employer in Oregon.
~ 2016 U.S. Department of Labor Statistics