POL Government Elected Officials Nick Fish
Resource Access Center update - January 8, 2011


Construction on the Resource Access Center will wrap up early this Summer. When completed, the RAC will serve 1,000 Portland residents each day. The one-stop center will offer:

  • Information and referrals
  • Connections to employment, housing, and treatment counseling
  • Hot showers
  • A place to store belongings
  • 90 new shelter beds for men, who often wait 1 to 3 months for a place in a shelter
  • 130 new studio apartments providing permanent supportive housing

 RAC Fact Sheet

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