The Second Question: Insight, Resources, Connections

04.16.14
If you or someone you know are one of the thousands of Oregonians who will be signing up for a new health insurance plan this month, then you may be interested in these free classes offered by OSPIRG called “So You Need Health Insurance, Now What?”
04.14.14
Lane Community College will hold its 24th Annual Job Fair on Thursday, April 17, from 10am to 2pm at the Center for Meeting and Learning, Building 19, main campus, 4000 E. 30th Avenue, Eugene. This is a free event open to the public. Career and Employment Advisor Tina Hunter recommends that people come dressed as if they would for a job interview and bring their resume, and prepare your elevator speech. Participants can enter to win door prizes, including a free three-credit class, gift cards to the Titan Store and lunch for two at the Renaissance Room.
04.14.14
On Saturday, April 26, the Beaverton Hoop YMCA is holding a free community event to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active. The event takes place at 9685 SW Harvest Court in Beaverton from 10am to 2pm.
04.14.14
Sexual assault can happen to anyone, at any time. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and presents an opportunity for young adults to raise awareness and remind the community that it’s okay to speak up, and that no one ever deserves to be sexually assaulted.
04.09.14
The next time you use our search engine, you might notice it looks a little different. That's because we've upgraded the engine to provide users with an enhanced search experience. The new tool offers the same great search options, with live updating and better accuracy, so search results will have the latest and greatest from all of the amazing agencies in our database.
04.03.14
Due to the Affordable Care Act and Oregon’s decision to expand the Oregon Health Plan (OHP) there are now approximately 235,000 new OHP members since January 1, 2014. That means there are 235,000 people in our state who now have access to medical, mental health and even dental care who didn’t have coverage three months ago.
04.03.14
Photo by Nate Pesce   April is turning out to be the month for job fairs. If you know someone who is looking for work, point them to one of these events. It might make a difference.     April 8: Partners in Careers Job Fair
04.03.14
In 2012 Child Protective Services reported over 69,000 cases of child abuse and neglect in Oregon, according to Morrison Child & Family Services.
04.01.14
If you live in Multnomah County and have a child who will by 5 years old by September 1, he or she is ready to start school. Register at your school by June 1 to give your child a good start, connect to summer activities, and get access to free resources.