Equity and Racial Justice

Advance equity and racial justice by identifying and addressing institutional and systemic barriers that have created and perpetuated patterns of disparity in housing and economic prosperity.


Build a coordinated and concerted statewide effort to prevent and end homelessness, with a focus on ending unsheltered homelessness of Oregon’s children and veterans.

Permanent Supportive Housing

Invest in permanent supportive housing, a proven strategy to reduce chronic homelessness and reduce barriers to housing stability.

Affordable Rental Housing

Work to close the affordable rental housing gap and reduce housing cost burden for low-income Oregonians.


Provide more low- and moderate-income Oregonians with the tools to successfully achieve and maintain homeownership, particularly in communities of color.

Rural Communities

Change the way OHCS does business in small towns and rural communities to be responsive to the unique housing and service needs and unlock the opportunities for housing development.

Resident Services

Connecting low-income, senior and disabled residents with a range of resources that address social determinants of health. Not part of OHCS Statewide Housing Plan priorities.

Property and Asset Management

Managing and protecting the quality of building assets over the life of the investment. Not part of OHCS Statewide Housing Plan priorities.

Financial Management

Planning, organizing, directing and controlling the financial activities of your nonprofit organization. Not part of OHCS Statewide Housing Plan priorities.

Advocacy and Policy

Turning problems into issues and building industry, business, public and government support for solutions to be adopted into policy and law. Not part of OHCS Statewide Housing Plan priorities.