Polk Community Connect in Dallas

The 2017 Polk Community Connect will connect those in need, homeless, or at risk of homelessness with valuable free local resources and services. The event, which will also include a free meal, will be held Jan. 25 from 9:30am to 3:30pm at Valley Life Center, 1795 SE Miller Ave., Dallas. Free transportation to and from the event will be available; all services are free and confidential.

Among the services offered will be dental care, basic health screenings, pet care, bike repair, haircuts, clothing, backpacks and camping items. Many will be first come, first served.

Resources available will include children & youth services, education information, job assistance, housing programs, veterans services, benefits information, behavioral health and community mail service.

*first come, first served


To volunteer at the event: email polkconnectvolunteers@gmail.com or call (971) 599-3845.

To serve as a provider, contact Alinna Ghavami at ghavami.alinna@co.polk.or.us or (503) 623-9664 ext. 2457.

To donate to the event, contact Living Hope City Church, (503) 623-6890.

For more information, contact Heather Wright at (503) 507-4579 or go to Community Connect Flyer.

Posted on January 9, 2017 .