2018 Farmworker Housing Conference

The 2018 Farmworker Housing Conference (FHC) is the premier conference in the Northwest for organizations involved in the development, management and maintenance of agricultural workforce housing. 
Jointly organized by CASA of Oregon and the Office of Rural and Farmworker Housing (ORFH), FHC attracts owners, developers, policy makers, designers and builders together to discuss the needs of the farmworker community. Speakers and presentations tied to the themes of current needs of farmworker communities and housing will be hosted in Hood River, Oregon on the edge of the Columbia River and within the fertile heart of the Columbia Gorge. For questions about the 2018 Farmworker Housing Conference, e-mail: conference@casaoforegon.org.

Conference sponsorship generously provided by: 


Where is the conference hosted?  

The 2018 FHC will be hosted in Hood River, Oregon on the Columbia River, an hour drive from Portland International Airport along Highway 84, at Best Western Plus Hood River Inn.

Who should attend the conference?  

Targeted at housing owners, developers, property managers, policy makers, designers and builders, the conference agenda and speakers will offer a wide range of insights and resources linked to the farmworker community.  

Are accommodations included in the conference registration?

No, accommodations are independent and the responsibility of each attendee. To make arrangements, please contact the hotel directly: 1-800-828-7873 and ask for the "CASA GROUP BLOCK" when making your reservations.  

What are some local attractions?

For those who love the outdoors, some of the most beautiful hiking trails in the state, a plethora water sports and scenic views await you. For the food and beverage connoisseurs, great restaurants, wineries, breweries and farm stands are all within minutes. There is no shortage of activities for visitors to the area.

Click here to visit the area's tourism site for updated event calendars.