Eugene in Crisis

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New homeowners consider moving out after transients move in

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Egan warming centers won't activate Thursday or Friday

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Business owners, UO officials to discuss Eugene 'lawlessness'

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Egan warming centers to activate Wednesday

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Officials break ground on The Commons on MLK

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Eugene Wake Up calls on city council to act

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Businesses take action against homeless camp in downtown Eugene

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Roseburg Dream Center gets $5,000 grant to help homeless

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Roseburg VA hosts 4th annual homeless veterans stand down

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Bethel residents speak out against homeless trespassers

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Residents upset over homeless presence on their properties

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Corvallis church allowing homeless campers on property

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Officials clean up 3,000 pounds of trash at Eugene homeless camp

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Homeless camp moves following city order

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Local group partnering with homeless to keep downtown Eugene clean

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Eugene approves $1.9 million homeless plan

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Salem considers ordinance to limit homeless sidewalk camping

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Crews respond to fire near homeless camp in Roseburg

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Crews to clear homeless camp on Eugene bike path

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Report: More than 2,000 homeless in Lane County; numbers on the rise

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Eugene makes national headlines for homeless crisis

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Eugene, Lane County receive update on homeless plan

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Homeless campers forced to leave private property near Garfield Street

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Eugene businesses claim homeless campers left behind tons of trash

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Neighbors terrified by RiverBend homeless

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Desserts for Dinner benefits local homeless families

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Special Report: Mayor Lucy Vinis talks homeless crisis in Eugene

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'Seattle is Dying': Eugene reacts to film on homelessness

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Crews cleaning up homeless camp near Autzen Stadium

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Eugene police clear homeless campers near Lane County Courthouse

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Oregon aims to tackle homelessness, housing crisis

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Volunteers conducting annual homeless count in Lane County

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Eugene and Lane County hold joint homelessness meeting

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Lane County seeks volunteers for homeless count

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US homeless count up slightly, but declines in key cities

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Portland neighborhood addresses crime, homelessness

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12-year-old passing out more than 2,000 blankets for homeless

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Highway 99 homeless camp holds public open house

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Special Report: Homeless Camp Costs

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Lane County closes Butterfly Lot, removes homeless campers

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Property owner fed up with homeless in Eugene

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Astoria clears homeless camps on city forestland

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Homeless protesters move back to Butterfly Lot

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Chamber of Commerce chimes in on homeless camp reversal

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Eugene reverses decision on downtown homeless camp

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Eugene businesses react as alternate homeless camp fills up

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Eugene City Council votes to move forward with temporary homeless camp

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Homeless woman sues Grants Pass over anti-camping ordinance

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Downtown Eugene murder victim was homeless

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Possible Lane County homelessness solutions presented at public forum

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Homeless camp on Chambers Street cleared out in Eugene

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Homeless man: 'Thank god the city hasn't screwed us'

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Knute Buehler touts plan to end homelessness

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Children help the homeless, learn empowerment through skatebaording

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Police oversight agency looks into Portland arrests of homeless

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Count finds more than 1,200 homeless in Salem area

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Analysis: Homeless make up majority of Portland arrests

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Proposed homeless shelter location stirs controversy in Corvallis

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Survey finds homelessness rising in southern Oregon

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Eugene man provides free haircuts for homeless

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Residents concerned about homeless camp in west Eugene

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LTD considers adding homeless camp to Santa Clara neighborhood

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City of Albany turns off power to skate park to solve homeless problem

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Oregon legislature sends homeless removal bill to Governor

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Police: ODOT say homeless camps are costing taxpayers

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Lane County offenders clean up homeless camp

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New program for homeless saves taxpayer money

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Portland homeless shelter empties because of leaking roof

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Lane County starts annual homelessness count

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Oregon sweeps Salem homeless camp days before annual count

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Roseburg High School club sets out to keep the homeless dry

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Homeless shelter replacing former church

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Commissioners to vote on management of Santa Clara homeless pilot program

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Lane County offers winter weather services for homeless

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Marion and Polk counties close to hiring homeless czar

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SPECIAL REPORT: Parks department deals with Eugene homeless camps

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St. Vinnie's homeless camp expands, moves to new location

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$35K grant helps homeless veterans in Eugene

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Lane County Stand Down expects to help hundreds of homeless veterans

Resources

  • CAHOOTS (Crisis Assistance Helping Out On The Streets): Provides mobile crisis intervention 24/7; offers mental health and substance abuse services and more.
  • Catholic Community Services: Provides services to those in need, including help with food, clothing and emergencies as well as housing and more.
  • Community Outreach Response Team: Connects people who frequently end up in the system with services to address their most critical needs before they receive additional charges; run by the Eugene Police Department.
  • Dusk to Dawn: Provides homeless with a safe place to sleep and keep their belongings at night; operates between 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 a.m. at three locations; run by St. Vincent de Paul.
  • Egan Warming Center: Opens cold weather shelters on nights when temperatures drop; operated by St. Vincent de Paul.
  • FOOD for Lane County: Provides emergency and non-emergency food in an effort to alleviate hunger.
  • Homes for Good: Helps low-income residents with affordable housing.
  • Looking Glass Community Services: Provides services to teens in crisis and more.
  • Overnight Parking Program: Provides safe and legal places for unhoused people to sleep in their vehicles or in Conestoga huts; city funded; managed by St. Vincent de Paul.
  • Pearl Buck Center: Supports children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • Relief Nursery: Provides family support services.
  • Rest Stops: Allows up to 20 people, age 18 and older, to sleep overnight in tents or Conestoga huts on designated sites.
  • ShelterCare: Offers housing a support services with a focus on those living with mental illness.
  • Siuslaw Outreach Services: Provides support to people in need, including emergency shelter, housing help, homeless prevention assistance and more.
  • St. Vincent de Paul: Offers assistance with food, housing, employment, clothing and more.
  • WomenspaceAssists victims of domestic violence.