Southeast Neighbors Welcomes Nightingale Health Sanctuary

A new sleeping site for unhoused community members, authorized under the City’s Permitted Overnight Sleeping code as part of the car-camping program, will soon be established in the southeast neighborhood. Several residents of the non-profit Nightingale Health Sanctuary (NHS) program, which works to provide safe and legal places for unhoused people to sleep and connect…

What are South Eugene Neighbors Talking about on NextDoor.com?

Southeast Neighbors are using NextDoor.com to: Quickly get the word out about a break-in Organize a Neighborhood Watch Group Track down a trustworthy babysitter Sell furntiture and knick knacks Ask for help keeping an eye out for a lost dog Find a new home for an outgrown bike Finally call that nice man down the…

Eugene’s Rest Stop Program

Rest stops, also known as “Safe Spots,” are managed, gated communities of up to 20 people in tents, tiny homes, or Conestoga huts. Program sites are individually approved by City Council and managed by on-site social service providers. Residents are carefully vetted and must follow rules to stay in the program. The Eugene City Council has expressed support for providing a rest…