The Oregon Post Adoption Resource Center (ORPARC)

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Program/Intervention Name

The Oregon Post Adoption Resource Center (ORPARC)


Crisis Intervention, Family Support and Placement Stabilization Programs, Parental Supports and community connections, Resource Parent Training Programs, Information and Referral

Program/Intervention Description

The Oregon Post Adoption Resource Center (ORPARC) is a nonprofit program contracted with Oregon DHS. ORPARC offers services at no cost to: Oregon DHS Adoptive families, Oregon Assisted Guardianship families, Oregon Families who have adopted through any state's child welfare system.

Intervention Target Population Identified (Age Group)

0-5, 6-12, 13-17, >17, Parent/Adult

Program Goals/Outcomes

Enhance child and family functioning, Reduce incidents of crisis and unnecessary out of home placements, Provide a support network responsive to varying needs of families, Increase the professional capacity of the state’s mental health providers to serve families with children other than those born to them, especially children with special needs placed by public child welfare agencies.

QIC Target Group

Post - Target 2

QIC Adoption/Guardianship Relevance Levels

LEVEL 1: Designed for Adoption or Guardianship

QIC level of Evidence

LEVEL 5: Better Practice

Intervention Web Site/URL

Contact Person/Purveyor

Kendra Morris-Jacobson



Contact Email

Contact Phone

503-241-0799 Ext. 16

External Links (Registry/Other Catalog)