Oregon’s Drug Laws

Marijuana is legal in Oregon for those 21 and over, but public use and indoor smoking remain illegal. Though advocates are making progress toward decriminalizing other drugs, possession of Schedule I and II drugs remains a felony. Be sensible.

Need help?

SSDP Rangers ensure the safety and security of the SSDP community every night and are available to assist with concerns or contact SSDP staff as needed. SSDP’s Emergency Hotline will connect you with a member of SSDP’s staff 24/7.  Dial 202-393-5280, ext 99 to be connected to a staff member.

Local Mental Health and Substance Use Support

Multnomah County 24/7 Mental Health Crisis intervention hotline:

(503) 988-4888

Toll-free: (800) 716-9769

Hearing-Impaired dial: 711 from local phone


National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI) 24/7 crisis text line

Text NAMI to 741-741


SMART Recovery Meetings

Friday 12:00pm-1:00pm


Portland Community College (PCC) Cascade campus

705 North Killingsworth Street (in 3rd floor conference room of Student Union building)

97217 Portland Oregon

United States (US)

Facilitator: Candyce Scott


Portland People’s Outreach Project syringe exchange, naloxone access, and other harm reduction resources

(503) 765-7767


GRASP (Grief Recovery After A Substance Passing): Portland Oregon Chapter
Amanda Markus
locations and times TBA