News and updates

  • Shelters Accepting Pets
    Pets are a part of the family, and there are barriers to ensuring pets are safe when someone seeks shelter. Sheltering Animals & Families Together (SAF-T) has a list of pet-friendly domestic violence shelters across the country to consider.
  • Statement on the Overturning of Roe V Wade
    The Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence and the Oregon Attorney General’s Sexual Assault Task Force (AGSATF) always has and will continue to always stand with survivors against attacks on their right to bodily autonomy. We support access to abortion because our work is to center the needs of survivors of domestic and sexual … Read more
  • We’re MOVING! Effective 11/1/2020
    Effective November 1st, we will be out of our current office. Our new address starting December is 9320 SW Barbur Blvd. Suite #250 Portland, OR 97219.
  • We Carry Our History With Us
    George Floyd. Ahmaud Arbery. David McAtee. Breonna Taylor. Nina Pop. Tony McDade. Say their names, we must say their names.  Countless many more Black lives have been taken by state-sanctioned violence and police brutality. The pain we are experiencing from this is all too familiar. We are exhausted, but underneath the weight we carry lies anticipation … Read more
  • 2020 Annual Conference Cancelled
    Dear Coalition members, partners, and supporters: After intentional conversations held with our staff, board, and community, it is with great sadness that we inform you of our cancellation of this year’s annual conference.  We appreciate your patience as we navigate the uncertainty of this time. While the ban on large gatherings in Oregon may be lifted in September, we … Read more