The Resource Center

The Resource Center helps connect people to a wide range of resources and services daily.

Transition Projects’ Resource Center allows individuals experiencing homelessness to access support services and connects individuals to our programming.



  • Monday - Friday
  • Currently closed on weekends


  • 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mail Services

  • 8:00 - 9:20 am  
  • 12:30 - 3:50 pm
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Our Location & Participant Mailing Address

Bud Clark Commons
650 NW Irving Street
Portland, OR 97209

Contact Us

By Phone: 503.280.4700

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

By Fax: 503.280.4710

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Periodic Closures

On the 1st Thursday and 3rd Tuesday of the month, the Resource Center will close from 12:00 – 4:00 PM, and mail services will conclude at 12:00 PM.

Help Provided in our Resource Center
Restrooms & Showers

Hygiene services are available daily from 8 AM - 2:45 PM. Slots are 15 minutes* and the last slot is 2:05 PM. Towels, soap & shampoo provided.

*Slots are shorter due to COVID-19.

Laundry Machines at Resource Center

Laundry services are provided free-of-charge on a first-come, first served basis during normal operating hours.

Mail Sort
Mail Service

Mail can be retrieved: Monday – Friday from 8:00 – 9:20 AM & 12:30 – 3:50 PM; Saturday from 1:00 – 2:50 PM.

*All mail should be sent to 650 NW Irving Street to the attention of the recipient.

Haircut at the Resource Center

Haircuts are currently paused.

Two Women on Bed

Our staff are able to help refer clients to open shelter beds. Visit us to learn more.

Clothing on Rack

Out adult clothing closet is available on Fridays; sign up at the front gate.

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Nutrition Resources

Information on nutrition resources can be obtained at our Resource Center. Simply visit our Front Desk.


Lockers are available for individuals to use to store valuables in a safe and secure location.

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ID & Birth Certificate Support

We help cover the cost of replacing a birth certificate, and provide a Declaration of Homelessness needed to apply for a free ID Card (NO Drives Licenses) from the DMV.

Health & Wellness

Free TB Screening

*Currently suspended due to COVID-19.

Acute Care Clinic (Central City Concern)

*Currently suspended due to COVID-19.