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St. Vincent de Paul Society
of Lane County, Inc.

2890 Chad Dr.
Eugene, OR 97408 OR
P.O. Box 24608
Eugene, OR 97402

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Connections Transitional Housing

Helping families break the cycle of homelessness

mom and two daughters on play equipmentConnections Transitional Housing helps homeless families transition from repeated episodes of homelessness to stability. Intensive case management, innovative and appropriate services, and affordable housing for up to two years help families break the cycle of homelessness.

Connections helps 36 Oregon families annually.

Since its beginning in 1993, Connections has helped more than 350 families. Four of those have purchased their own homes through St. Vincent de Paul.

Father and son at home.Innovative Services include:

  • Parent education
  • Activity groups for adults and youth
  • Financial literacy classes
  • Long-term goal setting
  • Career coaching
  • Links to other St. Vincent de Paul services
  • Enrichment groups for adults and children
  • Individual development accounts (IDAs)