The City of Portland's Disability Program was re-established in 2006 in the Office of Neighborhood Involvement to connect, support and encourage collaborative civic engagement between the people of the disability community, neighborhoods and city government.
Produce the biweekly Disability NEWS that features event/meeting listings, news and other information of interest to people with disabilities in Portland. Click here to view the latest online edition.
To help ensure equal access to City programs, services and activities, the City of Portland will reasonably modify policies/procedures and provide auxiliary aids/services to persons with disabilities.
All events and activities should list a contact person with whom you can make an accommodation request. For general information on making an ADA Title II request, go to: City ADA Title II requests or call Shoshanah Oppenheim, ADA Title II & Civil Rights Title VI Program Manager at 503-823-2559 or (TTY) 503-823-6868.
Disabled volunteers desperately needed for emergency exercise:
On May 2nd, Portland NET is holding its first search and rescue simulation at…
1 week agoOperation Sasquatch: actor volunteersGreetings! On May 2nd, Portland NET is holding its first search and rescue simulation at the Portland Police Bureau's "Scenario Village". In…