Faith in Action
Sherwood, OR

Faith in Action (FiA) is a national volunteer movement that brings together church congregations from many faiths, government agencies, and local community organizations to help senior citizens who are elderly or living with chronic health conditions maintain their self esteem and independence by providing them service at no charge.



Sherwood Faith in Action (Volunteer Caregivers) is a coalition of churches, faith communities, civic organizations and government agencies working together to respond personally and effectively to the daily, ordinary needs of elderly adults in Sherwood and southwest Washington County.

History: November 8, 2001 marked the opening day of volunteer services for seniors in Sherwood, King City and Tualatin. Today, Faith in Sherwood remains a vital outreach program of Providence Newberg Medical Center.



Mission Statement

To respond with compassion and respect to requests from chronically ill and elderly senior citizens who need help with ordinary chores in order to maintain their self-esteem and independence.