Operation Nightwatch is a hospitality program for the homeless community in the Portland area offering a non-judgmental, caring and supportive environment.
Our guests receive food, evening shelter, a listening presence and share games during the difficult lonely evening hours.
Our Nurses give support with assessment, foot clinic, wound care and treatments, emotional support, OTC med support and early medical/nursing interventions and referrals. You can make a difference as an active or retired RN volunteercommitting 1 or more days/month serving in our Health Initiative.
Opportunities available Thurs/Fri/Sat (7 to 11pm ) downtown or at any of our 3 satellite sites: North Portland (Thurs 6-8), our Mobile Unit (Fri 7-9) and the Clackamas Service Center in SE (Sat 7-10). We also need Nurses on 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month to offer Foot Clinic downtown from 9:30am to 12pm. Program covers liability insurance.
Volunteers must be 21 years of age or older with valid active or retired RN license to participate in this opportunity.
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