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Foster Care & Adoption

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A Call to Community is geared towards those wondering what the whole foster care or adoption journey is about, what it means to partner with DHS Child Welfare, and for those who want to hear the perspective of people with boots on the ground! This is an honest conversation about both the highlights and the challenges of foster care and …

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Friends of the Animal Shelter

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Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS) is a non-profit organization that was formed in 1990 to support the programs of the Jackson County Animal Shelter. Our vision is for all adoptable animals at the Jackson Country Animal Shelter to find a loving home. Our mission is to recruit and train volunteers who will save lives by increasing pet adoptions at the Jackson Country …

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Rogue Valley Humane Society

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The Rogue Valley Humane Society provides compassionate care for stray, unwanted, displaced, and abandoned animals and works toward ending pet overpopulation so that there will be no more homeless pets. We are committed to placing every healthy, adoptable animal in a loving lifetime home, teaching responsible pet guardianship, and maintaining community spay-neuter programs. For more information please visit http://roguevalleyhumanesociety.org Spread the …

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Spay Neuter Your Pets-SNYP

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SNYP (Spay neuter your pets) remains the only animal welfare organization in Jackson Country focused 100% on prevention. In addition to helping the community at large, many Rogue Valley animal welfare organizations also rely on SNYP and regularly refer their clients to us for spay/neuter information and services. SNYP volunteer phone counselors talk with local independent animal rescue groups and community members about …

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Southern Oregon Humane Society

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SoHumane is a registered not-for-profit organization dedicated to the humane treatment of companion animals. Mae Richardson founded the Humane Society of Jackson County in 1928 as an all-volunteer organization that initially provided services for displaced dogs and horses. Today, SoHumane provides quality care for dogs and cats while working to make a difference in the pet overpopulation problem. Annually, SoHumane …

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Dogs for Better Lives

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Dogs for Better Lives! Formerly Dogs for the Deaf, we’re a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization rescuing and professionally training Assistance Dogs since 1977. We maintain a lifelong commitment to all dogs we rescue or breed and the people we serve. If you or someone you know needs an Assistance Dog, we’re here to help. For more information please visit https://www.dogsforbetterlives.org/ Spread the love

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Down Syndrome Association of Southern Oregon

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The Down Syndrome Association of Southern Oregon is a 501 c 3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide the means necessary to empower individuals with Down syndrome to reach their full potential. DSASO provides support and resources for persons with Down syndrome and their families. Additionally, DSASO seeks to provide the broader community with information and education to increase …

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Roc Food Pantry in Grants Pass

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Reaching Our Community ROC is a rapidly growing food distribution center in Grants Pass, Oregon serving low and no income families as well as working families who, for whatever reason, are trying to make ends meet. We provide delivery service to our homebound seniors and disabled clients, a first in Josephine County, as well as supplemental Thanksgiving and Christmas baskets …

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Women’s Crisis Support Team

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“Dedicated to ending domestic violence and sexual assault through intervention, prevention, education and safe shelter.” Women’s Crisis Support Team (WCST) is a non-profit organization dedicated to ending the cycle of domestic violence and sexual assault in Josephine County through intervention, prevention, and safe shelter.  WCST was formed in 1977 as the Women’s Coalition of Josephine County, and operated entirely as a volunteer program and hot …

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Maslow Project

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Maslow Project’s mission is to offer every homeless child and youth the probability of success and the opportunity for a better life. We do this by providing resources for basic needs, removing barriers to education and employment, and fostering self-sufficiency in a collaborative and empowering environment. For more information visit http://www.maslowproject.com/ Spread the love

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