Office of

Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Michal Horace, Director 

  Current OYYAM Calendar  (updated 08-13-15)





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The Archdiocese of Portland

in Oregon is an

affiliated member of the

National Federation for

Catholic Youth Ministry.





To download a copy of the Archdiocese of Portland Policies and Best Practices for using the Internet and Social Media, visit the Archdiocesan Office of Communications



National Certification of Lay Ecclesial Ministers is now available




Coming Up!


Child Protection Train the Trainer Workshops.  See the Office of Child Protection for schedule.



Archdiocese of Portland Confirmation Policy





DRE In-Service
August 24, 2015

DRE In-Service Flier

Click here to register for the DRE In-Service

Youth Minister Gathering
August 25-26, 2015

YM Gathering Flier

Register for the YM Gathering


Archbishop Sample's
Young Adult Pilgrimage to World Youth Day-Krakow

July 21-August 1, 2016

Registration open through the summer.
We are still accepting pilgrims!

Learn more about the upcoming Archbishop's Young Adult Pilgrimage to World Youth Day 2016 in Krakow, Poland. Hosted by Dr. Timothy Mulner from our travel partner, Faith Journeys.
Running Time - 15:01

Tabloid (11x17) Poster
 Legal (8.5x14) Poster
Letter (8.5x11) Poster

National Catholic Youth Conference
November 18-22, 2015
Indianapolis, Indiana

NCYC 2015
click image above for Group Leader Information/FAQs

Download ALL NCYC forms, inlcuding a list of upcoming deadlines, HERE.
(fillable versions for archdiocesan forms coming soon!)
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