MEMBERSHIP LEVELS, BENEFITS & FEES

Fees

General Criteria:

  • Members are residents aged 50 and older who live within the NE Village PDX boundaries, and who wish to stay in their own homes.
  • Members may also be persons over 18 with a chronic illness or disability who would benefit from services and programs that support independent living.
  • Members must be able to manage the activities of daily living and communicate their needs effectively.

Full-Service Membership (Individual & 2-person Households)

  • Access to the full range of services offered
  • Access to all social, educational, & recreational programs
  • Access to vetted vendor services, usually at a discounted price
  • Discounts offered by local shops & businesses
  • Voting privileges; serve on Coordinating Council and/or committees; serve as volunteer

Cost:  See table below.

Associate Membership (individual & 2-person households)

  • Entitled to 2 services per year
  • Access to all social, educational,  recreational & wellness programs
  • Upgrade on a pro-rated basis to Full Service should the need arise
  • Access to vetted vendor services, often at a discounted price
  • Discounts offered by local shops & businesses
  • Voting privileges; serve on Governing Council and/or committees; serve as volunteer

Cost:  See table below.   Cost is largely tax-deductable

Volunteers are the individuals who serve Northeast Village PDX members.   They receive training and support for their work providing services.  They may participate in activities, programs and events as well as serving Full Service members with transportation, visits and services or with Village administrative duties.  Volunteers may serve on the Village Council and/or committees.  (Volunteers may also be  Associate or Full Service Members.)

The following membership chart provides additional information on membership fees:

Type of Membership Annual Payment Monthly Payment
Associate Membership
Single Person $275 $25
($300/year)
Two Person Household $395 $35
($420/year)
Each Additional Household Person $110 $10
($120/year)
Full Service Membership
Single Person $495 $45
($540/year)
Two Person Household $740 $65
($780/year)
Each Additional Person $235 $20   ($240/year)

Scholarship and Membership Assistance Program

NE Village PDX has scholarships and member assistance for both Associate and Full Service memberships.  Support for members is based on federal poverty guidelines and requires a self-certification reviews.  Support may be limited by Village budget or financial resources.  It may also be limited based on grant requirements such as neighborhood, age or extenuating circumstances.