Community Events

Chow Down for Vets

November 9, 10, 11, 2018
All proceeds raised from participating restaurants during Veteran’s Day weekend (November 9, 10 & 11, 2018) are used to provide free mental and physical health services for post-9/11 war zone veterans, service members, and their families in Oregon and Southwest Washington.

Chow Down for Vets Restaurants Appreciation Breakfast

Friday, November 9, 2018 from 9am – 10:30am, WeWork Custom House
Please join the Returning Veterans Project to celebrate the restaurants supporting Chow Down for Vets! Enjoy a bagel on us and learn where you can dine this Veterans Day weekend to benefit our post-9/11 veteran communities.

Give!Guide Kick Off

Friday, November 9, 2018 from 3pm – 4:30pm, WeWork Custom House
Please join the Returning Veterans Project to kick off our year-end fundraising campaign with Give!Guide. Free wine tasting from Dauntless Wine Co. and small bites by the Joel Palmer House.

Volunteer Provider Trainings

Returning Veterans Project Case Presentations

December 6, 2018
We are now accepting applications for case study presentations from all RVP providers. This is a great opportunity to share a case study of your experience with supporting RVP client/s, as well as learn from your fellow RVP providers. All providers are invited to attend even if not presenting!

Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD

January 24 & 25, 2019
The purpose of this workshop is to provide participants with knowledge and skills to implement Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT); an evidence-based cognitive behavioral therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This training is open to all Returning Veterans Project volunteer providers.

Why People Die by Suicide

June 28, 2019
In his new theory of suicidal behavior, Thomas Joiner, PhD, proposes and explains three factors that mark those most at risk of death by suicide. This training is suitable for any health care provider who wants to learn more about suicidal behavior, epidemiology, risk factors and assessment, and developments in suicide prevention.

Star Behavioral Health

Multi-tiered trainings in partnership with the Oregon National Guard throughout the State of Oregon in 2018.

Veterans Groups

Veterans Art Group

Fall Session: Tuesdays, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 11/6, 11/13, 11/27, and 12/4

Past RVP Events