OAR 813-230-0005
Administration of Antipoverty Programs


The department is authorized by the Oregon legislature as the state affordable housing finance agency and administrator of state and federal antipoverty programs. The federal antipoverty programs are the Community Services Block Grant, the Low-Income Energy Assistance Block Grant, the United States Department of Energy Weatherization Assistance Program, the Emergency Solutions Grant Program and any other federally funded program that benefits low-income Oregonians.


The department administers the federal anti-poverty programs through subcontracts with community action agencies, the Oregon Human Development Corporation and other eligible entities under ORS 458.505 (Community action agency network as delivery system for federal antipoverty programs).


The Community Action Partnership of Oregon performs the function of providing advice and recommendations to the department regarding administration and funding of antipoverty programs.

Source: Rule 813-230-0005 — Administration of Antipoverty Programs, https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=813-230-0005.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

Rule 813-230-0005’s source at or​.us