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Upcoming Events:

Palliative Care Summit

Familias en Acción is pleased to announce its first Palliative Care Summit taking place on September 19th, 2014 at the offices of Catholic Charities in SE Portland, Oregon.

We are inviting health care personnel, community organizations, patient navigators, social workers, clergy, promotores de salud, and community members diagnosed with chronic diseases to join us for this culturally aware opportunity.
Please contact Pliar Alcantar at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.


Palliative Summit


Seed to Supper Workshops

As part of our community education and workshops, Familias en Acción and the Oregon Food Bank will give free gardening classes for our community members to learn how to start a healthy garden, how to grow your vegetables and how to use what you haverst.




Support Group

Familias en Acción offers a monthly Spanish speaking support group for survivors at any stage of cancer. This group offers camaraderie, compassion and encouragement among participants, and it is based on a family centered support service.

Please join us at Familias en Acción office at the Augustana Lutheran Church every second Saturday of the month from 1:00 p.m. till 3:00 p.m.

Next Meeting days:

- July 12th, August 9th, September 13th, October 11th, November 8th, December 13th