Temporary emergency shelter

in Forest Grove & Conelius


general Info 2018-2019 season

  • Nov 19th – Mar 29th

  • 4 nights per week

    • Mon-Tue @ UCC (2032 College Way, Forest Grove)

    • Wed-Thu @ Emanuel Lutheran Church (1124 S Beech St, Cornelius)

  • Capacity of 15-22 adults +2-3 families

Old Town and United Church of Christ (UCC) have teamed up to offer a Temporary Emergency Shelter!  The Shelter is open Monday & Tuesday nights at UCC and Wednesday & Thursday nights at Emanuel Lutheran Church in Cornelius.  There are many opportunities to serve at the shelter from making/serving food, cleaning, to staying overnight with our guests.

Attending an orientation is NOT required to sign-up, and children are welcome to join when accompanied by a parent. 


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Sign up to serve by clicking one of the buttons below!

All volunteers are to complete a Background Check, Interest Form, & Confidentiality/Release Form within the first week of signing up for a shift. OK to complete at your first volunteer shift, or drop off at UCC (2032 College Way)

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.


Orientation & Training Info

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