Ribbon Cutting

Connections365 is expanding our Mental Health Unit with the opening of a second location of counseling offices in Salem. This new space will provide additional therapist and counselors by offering individuals and families with CBT and Emotion Focused Therapy. Please join us on Friday, October 25 at our new Counseling Center located at 3340 Commercial Street SE as we join with the Salem Chamber

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Join our Family

At Connections365, we work to bring healing to youth and families through various behavioral health services including treatment foster care, mentoring, outpatient mental health and residential care. We currently have several job openings for full and part time positions. Are you who we’re looking for to work in one of our many programs to serve our youth, adults and families? Here’s some of the

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Horsing Around

Horses may be one of the best tools ever for fostering healthy, well-adjusted children. We are always looking for fun new opportunities for our youth to gain more skills and try out new things. We’re partnering with Canyonview Ministries Camp in Silverton to put on a fun and educational horse riding program. The youth who participate in this program will learn many skills such

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We’re Growing Up!

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For decades, behavioral health has been an afterthought. An estimated 44 million adults live with a mental illness, yet nearly 60% don’t receive treatment in a given year. There’s a growing body of evidence as well that directly links behavioral and physical health. We’ve got exciting things happening at Connections365. This growth comes at the perfect time for us, as we were looking for

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Fundraising Goals

Your donated time and money will help support funding for programs such as: Oregon Youth Authority youth who are stepping down from a closed facility into a community setting. Oregon Youth Authority youth who are working to avoid placement in MacLaren Department of Human Services youth who need enhanced foster care services. Community members (youth and adults) receiving mental health counseling, medication management, and skill

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Our Hoops Team

Hoopla is Oregon’s largest 3-on-3 street basketball tournament and believed to be the second-largest event of its kind in the United States. Connections365 was one of over 1,000 teams who competed in this year’s tournament. Thanks to everyone who came out to Hoopla. Whether to play or cheer on our teams, it was definitely a great day of fun and spreading the word of our

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Seen Around Town

Connections365 has been spotted around town! Keep your eye out and start looking for us on the side of buses in the Salem area. Find the bus, snap a photo and send it to us to be entered to win some fun Connections365 swag. We are always looking for loving Foster Parents who are willing and able to care for a child or teen.  They

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C365 Golfathon

Announcing the first ‘100 Ball Smash’ Golfathon, benefitting Connections365 and our mission to foster positive connections with youth and families to support their hope and future. This may sound crazy (and you may think we’re nuts) but WE NEED YOU to smash 100 golf balls with us on October 13, 2019, at Topgolf in Hillsboro. With nominal participation from 25 or more volunteers, we

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Seeking Respite Providers

When you become a Relief Parent through Foster Plus, you’ll be a part of a team supporting Oregon’s foster kids and families. It’s a great option if you’re not quite ready for full-time foster parenting. Learn more about Relief Care: https://fosterplus.org/relief #FosterPlus #HealTogether


Foster Care to Miss DC

Before Cordelia Cranshaw became Miss District of Columbia USA, she flashed her winning smile to the judges. But smiling didn’t always come easy — she grew up in foster care and was once homeless. The D.C. pageant winner is a social worker who helps children facing some of the same challenges she did. “Just looking back at all the things that I was able

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