Acquiring knowledge related to disability, existing resources, service delivery systems and policies creates opportunities for empowered families.

Creating Opportunities supports Oregon’s Employment First Policy 

We Believe…

  • Everyone can work and there is a job for everyone. Our job is to be creative and tenacious in providing support.
  • Communities embrace people who contribute.
  • Everyone has something to contribute and needs to contribute.
  • People are healthier, safer and happiest with meaningful work.


Information Resources:

Ages & Stages Questionnaire

This online tool will help you determine if your child’s development is on schedule.  The ASQ questionnaire can be used for children from birth to 5 years.  


Learn the Signs, Act Early

Learn about developmental milestones for children ages 3 months to 5 years and reference the “milestone checklist” to assess your own child’s development.  You will also find links to facts about a variety of developmental disorders, including autism.

Creating Opportunities offers Person-Centered Planning Facilitation at no cost to families! To schedule a Person-Centered Plan for your child, email   

Disability Resources
Local Resources
Health & Housing Resources

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We welcome you to join Creating Opportunities. As a member you will be joining a network of other local families and community members who are supporting children with disabilities to live their lives to the fullest, while strengthening their families and communities. You are not alone!

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