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Potential Impacts of the Center

Thousands of Oregon Veterans and their families, and tens of thousands of visitors, could benefit each year from the Oregon Veterans Center.

Facility

Build and Manage

Veterans
Impacted Annually
(1)

Others Impacted Annually (2)

Public Benefit

Benefits Offices

USDVA

12,000 (3)

Families

Vets + Families

Health Clinic

USDVA

10,000

Families

Vets + Families

State Veterans Home

ODVA

430 (4)

Families

Vets + Families

Pharmacy

ODVA

10,000

Families

Vets + Families

Museum

Foundation

15,000

36,000

Multiple groups and individuals

Auditorium

Church

12,000

4,000

Church, Veteran & Community groups

Other Public Meeting Space

Church, Foundation

8,000

2,000

Church, Veteran & Community groups

Park, Ampitheater & Outdoor Areas

Foundation

10,000

5,000

Multiple groups and individuals

Sports & Recreation

Foundation

4,000

1,000

Vets + Individuals

Veterans Service Offices

ODVA

15,000

Families

Vets + Families

  1. Estimate, based on 2006 data. Changes to the number of Veterans impacted are based on the Veteran population in the Portland-Metro area. As of November 2006, there were 39,313 Veterans in Washington County and 36,702 Veterans in Clackamas County.
  2. Public impact estimates based on number of visits, not including church member weekly repeat visits.
  3. Includes vocational rehabilitation.
  4. Estimate includes rehabilitation and new admissions.