"Alone, we can do so little; together, we can do so much."
Facebook is a great place to get connected and see what is happening in the community.
Below we have provided you with different ways to connect
with us and our valued partners throughout our wonderful community.
DD & MH Provider of Oregon Facebook Page
Our Agency's main facebook page. Here you will find everything you need to know about our agency and what we do in the community. DD & MH Provider of Oregon is an Agency that works with people with DD based on there self-directed goals in Multnomah and Clackamas County.
DD & MH Provider of Oregon Facebook Group
Welcome to DD & MH Provider of Oregon. We are a Medicaid Agency here in Sandy, OR
that support’s the Developmental and Intellectual Disability Community by providing skills and supports in order to obtain their self directed goals to live independently with respect and dignity.
DD & MH Provider of Oregon’s approach is to provide competent skills and supports in order to give our client’s the building blocks to live life through their own goals and visions. We promote self-directed services and self-advocacy in all areas of life. We believe in the empowerment, and enrichment of one’s own accomplishments in their personal life as well through community connections.
Sandy Activity Night
This group was created for the Intellectual/developmental Disability Community of Sandy Oregon/Clackamas County to create a pathway to build friendships and connections. I have been a professional in this field for the past 12 years. My vision is to be a resource for families, whether it's connecting with social services, connecting to the DD community or if you need an ear to listen. I believe that a strong community makes strong families. This is potluck style, so please bring something to share with everyone. This group is for All ages with All abilities. We provide crafts, games, pizza, and refreshments. Sandy's Activity Night 1st(Birthday Celebrations) & 3rd(BINGO) Monday of the month. From 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the Community Church of Sandy 39290 Scenic St, Sandy, OR 97055. $5.00 to help cover pizza, prizes. Bowling at Mount Hood Lanes 2nd, 4th, and 5th Monday of the month 4-5:30 $2.5 per game and free rental shoes. 2311 E Powell Blvd, Gresham, OR 97080. SAN will be hosting a once a month dance and karaoke at the Sandy Senior Center 38348 Pioneer Blvd, Sandy, OR 97055. We will be providing pizza, and water. Please bring and snack and $5 to over the cost.
Sandy connect was created to connect the various community organizations of Sandy in order collaborate so we can be as effective in our goals, and resources as possible. This Facebook group was made to help make the community of Sandy Oregon aware of the various resources available in order to make them as effective as possible.
SAN Monthly DD | ID Support Group
This group was created for the sole purpose of getting family and friends together to talk about their loved ones that experience developmental and intellectual disabilities. We will be holding a monthly meeting on the 1st Tuesday of every month at the office of DD & MH Provider of Oregon. The support group is a safe place to talk about our everyday challenges that we face while caring for our loved ones. This is also a safe place to come and talk about your fears, goals, supports and services you have while caring for your loved ones. This support group is ran by a mother of a child with autism.
Sandy Activity Night Thursday Community Dinner
Sandy Activity Night is excited to announce that we are now offering a free community dinner every Thursday from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM. This is offered by volunteers of Sandy Activity Night, donations from our community, DD & MH Provider of Oregon, Sandy Community Action Center, the Community Church of Sandy by allowing us to use their beautiful kitchen and dining area, and other resources. It offers people a free warm meal, a cup of coffee, socializing, and a bit of love. Anyone is welcome, not just the good folks here in Sandy. It is held at the Community Church of Sandy at 39290 Scenic St, Sandy, OR 97055. We will be entering from the North side of the church and up the ramp.
Developmental & Intellectual Disability Community Connections of Oregon
Developmental & Intellectual Disability Community Connections of Oregon
This group was created for the Developmental & Intellectual Disability Community as a whole in order to network with one another for the purpose of community inclusion & connections. Please be mindful that we have a diversified group of individuals. This is what makes this group so beneficial, and unique. Please be respectful of others views and beliefs. Keep your post positive in order to network efficiently. We don't tolerate disrespect in any form.
PSW & DSP Peer to Peer Connections of Oregon
This group is and was created solely for the purpose of networking with professional PSW's & DSP's workers in the Developmental Disability field in Oregon
Sandy Oregon Pay It Forward
This site is for donating items to uplift our beautiful community of Sandy. Please feel free to post donations, or if you have a need. Please post if you know of a need here in Sandy only please.
Personal Support Workers & Direct Support Professionals of Oregon
Personal Support Workers & Direct Support Professionals of Oregon that work with the Developmentally Disabled, Mental Health, Children's Intensive In-Home Services, Medically Fragile, Intensive Behavioral, Medically Involved Children, CCDP and PC-20. Please join us to give all your knowledge, and experience in order to advocate for our consumers with a diversity of disabilities. Please be respectful to everyone's views, this is what makes this group so resourceful. This site is to share information, knowledge, and resources on a professional level
Sandy's Helping Hands
We are Sandy's very own hometown non-profit charity. Our goal is to connect people in need with people who help. Building a better community
Sandy's Helping Hands is a 501(c)3 non profit founded by Machel Heldstab. We have a board of 6 members, all that live here in Sandy. Our goal is to connect our local volunteers with families and individuals in need. We also have a Sandy Emergency Assist Program to help families with urgent needs.
As any community, needs vary widely. We are looking for a diverse group of volunteers to bring Helping Hands. Whether you have a few hours a month, or a few hours a year, your impact will make a huge difference! Our facebook page is a hub between our Sandy Or. volunteers and Sandy families in need.
Sandy Action Center
We are a hunger-relief agency serving the Oregon Trail School District. Ran by volunteers and supported by community, we offer food boxes, clothing and hygiene supplies to those in need.
More information can be found at our website:
If you are interested in donating food, clothing, or household items bring them by the center Monday through Saturday. If you are interested in financial contributions follow this link:
Thanks for thinking of us!
Boring-Damascus Community Connection
This is a great resource that has a always up to date monthly calendar and newsletter