Do you enjoy giving hope, discovery and self-empowerment to people who truly need and appreciate it?
Bethesda Lutheran Communities is currently looking for Direct Support Professionals!!!
As a Direct Support Professional (DSP), you'll be responsible for training and assisting individuals served and supported in various aspects of activities of daily living, while ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and agency policies and procedures. This position is also responsible for the health, safety and emotional support of the individuals being served. This position actively supports people to choose and achieve the highest quality of life. Click here to apply: www.bethesdalutherancommunities.org
Registration is open for the It's My Ability 5k race for Autism! This second annual race raises money for Autism, but also propels a important message to embrace your abilities - whatever they may be. Click the picture for more information!
On September 26th, the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board (NPAIHB) and other local Indian organizations will be hosting an “American Indian Day Celebration” at the Pioneer Courthouse Square in downtown Portland. The event will be a celebration of American Indian cultures and a way to raise awareness of the challenges facing American Indian people in the U.S. Click here to learn more.
Help raise money and awareness for organizations caring for rescue animals with Portland's Race for the Rescues 5K, 10K, 1K Dog Walk & Kids Fun Run Sunday, September 28, 2014 at the Portland International Raceway! Joining the race this year will be cast members from NBC's hit TV show, Grimm. Registration for the 5K is $38 in advance and $40 day-of. Click here for more information.
With nearly 20,000 Northwest kids in foster care, it’s difficult for foster families and agencies to meet the needs of every child. To help, Sleep Country USA is collecting new winter coats for local foster kids of all ages. But they need your help! Bring your gift of a new, warm coat to any Sleep Country location, and it will be given to a foster child in need. Or donate online at SleepCountryFosterKids.org. Sleep Country knows, not everyone can be a foster parent, but anyone can help a foster child.
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