The Resource Center helps people access services at Transition Projects, Bud Clark Commons, and other agencies to help people transition out of homelessness into housing.

Day and week lockers are available. Work verification is required to have a locker longer than 1 week.

Washers and dryers are free. Detergent is included. People may do one load of laundry per week. First come first served.
Sign up for a 20 minute time slot at the check-in desk for showers or clothing room access. Towels and basic hygiene supplies provided. People can access one outfit per week. Depending on supplies available, hygiene kits may include soap, shampoo, lotion, deodorant, toothpaste, and other hygiene products.

Volunteer stylists provide free haircuts up to three times a week. Limited spots are available and start at 1pm.

Provides a mailing address and phone message service for homeless individuals. A TPI identification is required in order to receive mail. If mail is not picked up after two weeks, it is returned to sender. Phone messages are available for pickup anytime during open hours and must be picked up within one week.
650 NW Irving Street
Portland, OR 97209
Eligibility: Age 18 and older experiencing homelessness
Hours: Resource Center: 7 days a week, 8am-4pm, service intakes end 15 minutes before close. 1st Thursday and 3rd Tuesday of the month the Resource Center closes at noon
Showers: Monday-Friday 8am-2:25pm; sign-ups 8am and noon
Clothing: Monday-Friday, sign ups vary
Haircuts: Wednesday/Friday 1pm-3pm
Mailroom: Monday-Friday 8am-9:20am and 12:30pm-3:50pm, 1st Thursday and 3rd Tuesday of the month the Resource Center closes at noon
Day storage: Must be picked up by 3:30pm
Phone services: Monday-Friday 8am-4pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (503) 280-4700 Main phone
  • 711 TDD
INTAKE PROCEDURE: -Walk in or call for more information
-Laundry: Sign up for a time slot at the check-in desk
-Haircuts: Lottery system; sign up at the front desk
FEES: None
DOCUMENTS: None required at intake
LANGUAGES: English, interpretation by arrangement
AREA SERVED: Multnomah County
SITE HOURS: 7 days per week 8am-4pm
TRAVEL/LOCATION INFORMATION: Two blocks northwest of Union Station stop on MAX Yellow and Green lines
  • Baggage Check Facilities
  • Community Voicemail
  • Computer Literacy Training Programs
  • Extreme Cold Warming Centers
  • General Clothing Provision
  • Hair and Nail Care
  • Homeless Drop In Centers
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Personal/Grooming Supplies
  • Public Internet Access Sites
  • Public Showers/Baths
  • Specialized Information and Referral * Homelessness Issues
  • Temporary Mailing Address
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