Dr. Honora Englander honored at the WE ARE CODA Advocacy Awards luncheon

Dr. Honora Englander, MD, FACP, Director/PI, Improving Addiction Care Team (Project IMPACT) at Oregon Health & Science University, was honored at this year’s event on April 4.

Check out the terrific coverage in Portland’s Society Page!

Check out the We Are CODA 2017 video!

To learn more about the great work going on at OHSU in our field, check out this fantastic video.

And, finally, for more photos of our event, check out CODA’s Facebook page.

Many thanks to our generous 2017 sponsors, The Standard, Morel Ink, OHSU and Wells Fargo!

(From left, CODA Executive Director Tim Hartnett, Dr. Englander and Mayor Ted Wheeler, who served as MC of the event. //Andie Petkus Photography)

Gregory Gourdet receives CODA’s 2016 Advocacy Award

Gregory Gourdet, well-known Portland chef and inspiring speaker on recovery, has received CODA’s 2016 Advocacy Award!  Speaking to more than 160 guests at the “We Are CODA” event, Gourdet talked frankly about his own descent into a substance-use disorder while still in his twenties, and how recovery led him to […] Read more »

Donation of Evzio auto-injectors will save lives

CODA has received a generous donation of EVZIO ™ auto-injectors from kaleo, the Richmond, Virginia-based pharmaceutical company. These devices are saving lives all over the country. “EVZIO ™ is the first and only FDA-approved naloxone product specifically indicated for the emergency treatment of known or suspected opioid overdose as manifested […] Read more »

Unmentionables on CODA Facebook page!

CODA’s latest campaign is asking women to donate new or gently used bras, underwear, and new packages of feminine products to help women who are rebuilding their lives and health in our Stepping Stones transitional housing. Many of the women who come to us need these items and do not have the means […] Read more »

Join us at our Careers Open House!

UPDATE: Thank you to all who joined us for our Careers Open House on March 24th — we appreciate your interest in CODA! This is a great way to explore opportunities and learn about the important work we do as we help people whose health and quality of life are compromised […] Read more »

CODA welcomes career seekers

CODA’s Behavioral Health Careers Open House was a big success! More than 50 people interested in the important work we do with women and men living with alcohol, drug and mental health challenges came to meet hiring managers and other CODA employees. Some attendees are experienced in this field, others are considering changing […] Read more »

Behavioral Health Careers Open House!

CODA is hosting an Open House at our Portland location on Thursday, May 8, 2014. If you are interested in learning more about careers at our ten sites in Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas Counties, or want to network with like-minded people, please join us! The event will be held from […] Read more »

Junior League of Portland creates “sea wall” at CODA!

Members of the Junior League of Portland came to CODA armed with paint, brushes–and an impressive amount of energy–when they spent Saturday, Oct. 5 at the agency’s Portland Recovery Center. The volunteers painted a group room and created this striking mural, designed by Chris Muhs. (Last year, the JLP CAREs volunteers […] Read more »