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Site Index


About the Commission



Allocation - See Funding

Assets, Search Institutes 40 Developmental Assets


Best Practices



Committees of the Commission

Contact Us

Coordinated Comprehensive Plan For Douglas County

Coordinating Committee for the Commission

Core Responsibilities of the Commission

Crime Rates - Data links

Cultural Competency Committee


Data Links

Database, Grants (password required)

Demographics - Data Links

Department of Children, Adults & Families


Early Childhood Development

Early Childhood Development in Douglas County

Early Childhood Planning Coalition (DCECPC)

  • Meeting Agendas and Minutes
  • Meeting Times & Location
  • Members

Early Literacy - Best Practices

Economic Climate - Data Links

Employment - Data Links

Executive Committee


Family Support

Family Support America

FAX Numbers



  • Commission Goals

Grant Seekers



Healthy Thriving Children (0-8)

Healthy Thriving Youth (9-18)

History of the Commission System

Hours of Operation

Housing - Data links

Hunger - Data links



Juvenile Enrichment Through Mentoring

  • About Juvenile Enrichment Through Mentoring
  • Juvenile Enrichment Through Mentoring - U.S. Department of Education Grant Application






  • SB267

Legislative Findings (See Oregon Revised Statutes)

Links - Index

Local Resources for Youth



Mailing Address

Douglas County Children & Families Commission (See Commission)

Meeting Times


  • Juvenile Enrichment Through Mentoring
  • Links relating to mentoring
  • Mentoring Resources
  • Douglas County Mentoring Network


Model Grants - See Grant Seekers, Model Grants


National Mentoring Center

National Mentoring Project


Office Hours

Office Location

Oregon Administrative Rules

  • Funding

Oregon Commission on Children and Families

Oregon Mentors

Oregon Revised Statutes

  • 417.300 Purpose of ORS 417.305
  • 417.305 Legislative findings relating to serving children and families
  • 417.705 Definitions for ORS 417.705 to 417.797
  • 417.708 Legislative finding relating to young children
  • 417.710 Statement of purpose
  • 417.715 Policy, service system values and goals
  • 417.720 Characteristics of service system
  • 417.725 Key elements of system, family resource and community learning centers



Phone Number

Population/Demographics - Data links

Positive Youth Development

  • Best Practices for Positive Youth Development

Positive Youth Development in Douglas County

Poverty - Data links

Premises of Family Support

Principles of Family Support

Programs, Funded by the Commission

  • Policies
  • Purposes & Restrictions
  • 05-07 Healthy Start Request For Proposal
  • 05-07 Request for Proposals

Purposes & Restrictions on Funding

  • Program Area:  Great Start
  • Program Area:  Child Care and Development Fund
  • Program Area:  Children, Youth, and Families Fund
  • Program Area:  Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
  • Program Area:  Youth Investment
  • Program Area:  Healthy Start
  • Program Area:  Family Preservation and Support
  • Program Area:  Relief Nurseries



Request for Proposal


  • Family Support

Resource Directory

Resources for Mentoring

Resources for Youth - Local

Responsibilities Core of the Commission

Runaway & Homeless Youth


School Readiness

School Statistics - Data links

Search Institutes' 40 Developmental Assets

Search the Children & Families Web Site


Strategic Plan

Strong Nurturing Families and Caring Communities & Systems

Substance Abuse - Data links

System Goals - see Commission Goals








Youth Development

Youth Development in Douglas County



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