News and Events

  • Ladies Shopping Night at 5th Street Public Market
    Ladies Shopping Night at 5th Street Public Market
    Join us for Ladies Shopping Night at 5th Street Public Market Thursday, May 9th from 4-8 PM. 10% of the sales from participating stores will benefit Relief Nursery. Your support helps to provide critical services to families in need in Eugene and Springfield. Click Here for more...
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  • Plank Town Brewing Presents Pints for Prevention
    Plank Town Brewing Presents Pints for Prevention
    Plank Town Brewing Presents Pints for Prevention Proceeds from all pints sold at Plank Town Brewing between 5pm and 9pm Tuesday, May 7th will be donated to Relief Nursery who works on the front lines to prevent child abuse and neglect in Lane County every day. Join...
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  • Relief Nursery on OPB Radio
    Relief Nursery on OPB Radio
    Relief Nursery’s Executive Director, Kelly Sutherland, and one of our families were recently featured on OPB’s radio show “Think Out Loud.” What a wonderful opportunity for more awareness surrounding our mission. Click here to listen to the podcast to learn more about our programs and the families...
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  • Meet The Smyth Family, A Relief Nursery Success Story
    Meet The Smyth Family, A Relief Nursery Success Story
    By: Jennifer Solomon Meet Heather Smyth and her 3-year-old son, Thomas. They’ve just emerged from a long journey against all odds, and they are forever grateful to Relief Nursery for the amazing support they have received. Heather arrived in Eugene from Portland, having just been released from...
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  • Disrupting The PreSchool To Prison Pipeline
    Disrupting The PreSchool To Prison Pipeline
    By: Terrence Killian, Mental Health Program Manager Each year in this country, approximately 50,000 children are expelled from preschool. It is disproportionately children of working-class parents and children of color who experience these disciplinary actions, and it’s often the first step on what’s being referred to as...
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  • Stock Up To Stop Child Abuse
    Stock Up To Stop Child Abuse
    April is National Child Abuse Prevention month. Your support allows Relief Nursery to be on the front lines of this effort every day. This April Relief Nursery is partnering with Eugene Grocery Outlet to help local families. Each Monday in April, Eugene Grocery Outlet will donate 100%...
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  • Eugene Relief Nursery Adult Addiction and Mental Health Peer Support Training Dates 2019
    Eugene Relief Nursery Adult Addiction and Mental Health Peer Support Training Dates 2019
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  • Will you help Relief Nursery get an LTD stop?
    Will you help Relief Nursery get an LTD stop?
    Relief Nursery Robin Jacqua Child and Family Center in Springfield desperately needs a bus stop. The closest one is over a mile away and families must cross main street and the train tracks to get from the closest bus stop to Relief Nursery. Often with small children and strollers. LTD is providing an...
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  • Will you help us get enough rain suits for our children to continue gardening?
    Will you help us get enough rain suits for our children to continue gardening?
    A message from our Therapeutic Preschool’s site supervisor, Jessie Hernandez: As you know we have been gardening quite a bit this year. This has been such a good addition to our program’s children and families. We are thankful that Chef Angela has been so committed to her...
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  • Main Event 2019
    Main Event 2019
    Join us Saturday, May 11th at the Lane Events Center.To RSVP email Jennifer Solomon at jennifso@reliefnursery.orgFor more information on the event and to see our style guide, click here....
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  • Relief Nursery and The Eugene Marathon: I Run For The Children
    Relief Nursery and The Eugene Marathon: I Run For The Children
    Relief Nursery has partnered with the 2019 Eugene Marathon through its Run For Free program. Our goal is to continue building community awareness and raise money for Relief Nursery programs. Ways you can be part of it: 1. Sign up to run on our team through Relief Nursery’s Crowdrise page and run...
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  • Did you know you can help us through Amazon.com?
    Did you know you can help us through Amazon.com?
    That’s right; if you are looking for ways to help Relief Nursery’s children and families, visiting our wish list on Amazon is a great way to know exactly what we need and get it shipped directly to us. You can visit our Amazon Wish List here....
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