||Community Action Resource Enterprises (CARE)
is Tillamook County's homegrown,
locally controlled, non-profit social service agency.
Created in 1991 to help end hunger and ease the effects of
poverty in Tillamook County, CARE has grown in direct
proportion to the need in our community. We now provide a
wide array of services for people in crisis and others who
struggle to make ends meet.
Whether you need help or want to give
help to your neighbors in need, CARE has much to
CARE's programs include emergency assistance, homeless services,
support for first-time parents, assisted
living facilities and community development projects.
Volunteer opportunities and donor options abound at CARE. We
could not keep our doors open without healthy portions of each.
CARE is also indebted to its many community partners in
government, business, other non-profits, the faith community and
As you browse our site, we hope you find the information you
need. For regular updates and news of CARE, check back
regularly. For more information, please call one of the numbers
on the left or visit the Services page.
View the Tillamook County Housing Study!
Established in October of 2015, the Tillamook County Housing Task Force has completed its first major project:
a housing assessment with grants from Meyer Memorial
Trust and contributions from local employers. View
CARE is Tillamook's locally grown non-profit organization helping to alleviate the effects of poverty in Tillamook County. Founded in 1991, CARE provides a variety of services including placement into housing with case management, basic needs support, energy assistance, home visitation for families with infants, and senior and disabled assisted living. The following questionnaire is being distributed by CARE as part of our strategic planning process. We invite any and all interested persons to fill out this survey and provide the leaders of CARE with your advice and input. All responses are confidential and shall be used only to help guide the development and priorities of CARE over the next 3-5 years.
10 Year Plan to End Homelessness in Tillamook County
Tillamook County Community Action Resource Enterprises, Inc. (CARE) conducted Tillamook County’s first ever unsheltered point in time count in January of 2010. This count validated what many in the community had long felt to be true; Tillamook County has a large population of people experiencing
plan here (pdf).
||CARE's BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Emilie Sisco - Secretary
Jim Murray - Treasurer
Lisa Phipps - Board Chair
Paul Dinan - Vice Chair
||CARE, Inc. is a United Way Member Agency
Acceptance and participation in CARE programs is the same for
everyone, without regard to their race, color, national origin,
age, gender, sexual orientation or disability.