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Today is Census Day!

In the last month, the COVID-19 outbreak has dramatically changed the lives of families, youth, and children across Oregon. Parents and caregivers are losing jobs, schools and childcare programs are closed, and the daily fabric of our community has been adjusting to...

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Legislative Update 3.30.2020

Our Children Oregon is carefully tracking policy discussions at the federal and state levels, and we are sharing our priorities with elected officials to ensure resources reach children and families, and that small businesses, especially child care operations, have...

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Oregon COVID-19 Information and Resources

Oregon COVID-19 Information and Resources  Updates from Oregon State ● “Stay Home, Save Lives,” Summary of Executive Order 20-12, is available in Simplified Chinese, Russian, Spanish, Somali and Vietnamese. ● “Stay Home, Save Lives” are now available in multiple...

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2020 Children’s Agenda update: Welcome to Session!

Chris Coughlin, CFFO Legislative Director, was quoted in interviews by the Lebanon Express and Albany Democrat-Herald about the Children’s Agenda concept to boost oral health in schools, as part of a campaign called Healthy Teeth, Bright Futures. “Those numbers [of...

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Press Release: 2020 Children’s Agenda

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, January 30, 2020, 12:01 a.m. PST Contact: Chris Coughlin | | 503-236-9754 | 503-312-8178 Over 100 Organizations Urge Legislators to Act on Solutions for Kids. 2020 Children’s Agenda...

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Data Media Roundup

Check out the press CFFO has been getting about the Oregon County Data Book and the concentrated poverty snapshot we released in collaboration with the Annie E Casey Foundation.   County Data Book From The World Link, written by Jillian Ward:...

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