The Oregon Family Workforce Association (ORFWA)

unifies and advances the interests of the family peer support community.

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Membership reflects your commitment to the promotion of excellence in how the family peer support community is supported in Oregon. As a member, you have the opportunity to connect with others who volunteer or work to provide support to families raising children with complex health conditions.

ORFWA New Member Application

Contact Us: | 541.250.0006

2020-21 Quarterly Meeting Schedule

Click on each date for the Quarterly Invite & Info

Quarter One ~ July 8, 2020 ~ 8:30am to 12pm

Quarter Two ~ October 14, 2020 ~ 8:30am to tbd*

*no in person meeting on October 14th

Quarter Three ~ January 13, 2021 ~ 8:30am to tbd

Quarter Four ~ April 14, 2021 ~ 8:30am to tbd

Willamette Education Service District

2611 Pringle Rd SE, Salem, OR 97302

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Our Values:

  • Power with (as opposed to power over)

  • Lived experience as knowledge that uniquely enables empathy

  • Training/continuing education opportunities that are relevant to our role

  • Being supervised by people who understand our role

  • Supporting each other and being supported in our role

  • Connectedness to others in our field

  • Sharing our expertise with others

  • Opportunities to recharge

  • Being seen for our similarities, as well as for our differences

  • Being valued and not “tokenized”

  • Being compensated fairly and appropriately

  • Being informed

  • Being Seen, Heard, Respected and Recognized for our expertise