Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon HIV Day Center
The Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon's HIV Services program is a community of clients, staff and volunteers that strive to address basic needs of individuals living with HIV/AIDS in a manner consistent with the values of respect, compassion and safety.
The HIV Day Center is a drop in center for low income people living with HIV/AIDS. The Day Center provides hot breakfasts and lunches four days each week. A full time social worker/counselor is available for counseling, information and referral, and help with problem solving. Day Center clients have access to phones, a mail drop, computers with internet access, wifi, washer and dryer, clothing, a shower and hygiene supplies. The Day Center also provides therapeutic and recreational activities. Massage, haircuts, foot care and acupuncture are provided by volunteer practitioners.
The Daily Bread Express (DBX) program provides in-home meal delivery for low-income people living with HIV/AIDS. Seven nutritious meals and nutritional supplements are delivered weekly throughout the six-county Portland metro area.