Health Care for All-Oregon includes county chapters to maximize HCAO's effectiveness in promoting its message and achieving its mission. To get involved in your local chapter, please contact the respective chairperson below, or contact firstname.lastname@example.org to start a chapter of your own.
Chapters perform the following functions as their capacity allows:
- Recruit new members.
- Support and participate in HCAO national and state campaigns and legislative action.
- Conduct educational initiatives and trainings.
- Obtain endorsements from groups and individuals.
- Foster effective relationships with other groups and encourage them to join HCAO.
- Raise funds for HCAO.
- Publicize HCAO’s mission, goals and work.
HCAO - Baker City: Area Contact Ramon Lara
Human Dignity Advocates - Crook County: Area Contact Barbara Fontaine.
HCAO - Brookings: Area Contact and Volunteer Coordinator Linda Bozack
HCAO - Central Oregon Group: Area Contact David Stranahan
HCAO - Douglas County: Chapter Contact and Volunteer Coordinator Rick Staggenborg
Hood River/Wasco Counties
HCAO - Gorge: Area Contact Serena Smith
HCAO - Grants Pass: Chapter Contact Jerry Reed
HCAO Klamath Falls: Chapter Contact and Volunteer Coordinator Julie Ryder
HCAO - Albany: Chapter Contact Edie Omer
HCAO - Marion/Polk: Chapter Contact amd Vollunteer Coordinator Anita Owen
In the Tri-County area, the Metropolitan Regional Coordinating Council meets monthly with representatives of the local action groups. New members are welcome to attend. Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month from 6:30-8:30 pm at Holladay Park Plaza, 1300 NE 16th Ave. For more information, contact Ken Myers. Volunteer Coordinator Nancy Sullivan.
HCAO - Clackamas County.: Chapter Contact Karen Baker, Volunteer Coordinator Gary Sinnen
HCAO - Sellwood/Milwaukie
HCAO - Inner SE Portland (HD42):
HCAO - Inner SE Portland (HD 43)
HCAO - Inner SE Portland (HD46): Area Contact Mary Post
HCAO - North Portland: Area Contact Taizz Medalia
HCAO - SE Portland (HD41): Chapter Contact amd Volunteer Coordinator Chris Lowe
HCAO - NW Portland (HD33)
HCAO - SW Portland
HCAO - Inner N/NE Portland (HD43)
HCAO - Inner N/NE Portland (HD45), Portland Health Care Action Group:
Area Contact and Volunteer Coordinator Nancy Sullivan
HCAO Washington County: Chapter Contact and Volunteer Coordinator Yuriko Lee
HCAO - East Portland:: Area Contact Jordan Lewis
HCAO- West Side-Downtown, Inner NW and SE Portland (HD36)
Portland Jobs with Justice
HCAO - 3 Villages: Area Contact and Volunteer Coordinator Brian Johnstone
HCAO - Tillamook
Oregon Rural Action Health Care Reform - Action Team:
Chapter Contact and Volunteer Coordinator Cheryl Simpson
HCAO-McMinnville: Area Contact Sherri Yeager