Health and housing for all.
Bridges to Change is one of the largest peer-led organizations in the state of Oregon. BTC was founded in 2004 with an aim to support people on their path to recovery through peer delivered services, behavioral health care and stable housing.
WHAT WE DO
Peer recovery mentors walk alongside you on your path to recovery.
Bridges to Change has mentor programs located in Multnomah, Washington, Clackamas and Wasco counties. Find out what mentors can do for you!
Bridges to Change offers transitional and permanent housing in the Portland metro area.
Bridges to Change has housing in 4 different counties. Click to find out how you can find the right fit!
Bridges to Change offers mental health and substance use disorder treatment. Get screened for services today!
Connecting to treatment services is simple. You can call or email our intake specialists and get help quickly. Find out more here!
“I would still be in prison right now if I hadn’t [entered treatment]. Having the opportunity to seek help over a prison sentence “made me decide to give recovery a chance”, Dylan said.
“Within 30 days of putting effort into my recovery, and thinking I could do this, it changed my perspective and gave me hope. It really gave me hope that things didn’t have to be that way forever. ”
Almost a decade in recovery later, Dylan is a program manager for Bridges to Change and focuses on using his experiences to help other people find hope in their recovery journey.
“I see myself in a lot of people I work with, and I like the community at Bridges to Change. The team we work with, it’s all peers with shared lived experiences of what we’ve been through,” he said. “Knowing we can all give back and share that experience and give hope to people that come in, is powerful to me.”