477 Employment and Training

Application Process

  1. Complete a 477 program application and submit with a copy of Tribal ID and Social Security card.
  2. Submit to a drug screen to ensure you are ready to work.
  3. Schedule an intake orientation appointment
  4. Engage in an assessment

CTGR Member 477 Application
AIAN 477 Application*
*(enrolled members of any Tribe that reside in our six county service area)

The mission of the Social Services Division is to provide culturally-sensitive social services that promote family unity with an overall goal of attaining individual and family self-sufficiency and safety.

You may be determined eligible for services if you are:

  • Are a Grand Ronde Tribal Member or an enrolled American Indian Alaskan Native.
  • Live in the six county service area consisting of Polk, Yamhill, Marion, Multnomah, Tillamook, and Washington Counties.
  • Are actively looking for employment or engaged in full time training and or education.
  • Have attempted to access alternate resources.
  • Have recently been employed (in the last 45 days).
  • Suffer from a temporary and/or chronic medical condition and are seeking Social Security.
  • Temporarily unemployed.
  • Medically unable to look for work on a short-term basis.
  • A Full-Time Student.



477 Employment and Training

9615 Grand Ronde Road
Grand Ronde, OR 97347

or toll free 1-800-242-8196

Monday - Friday
8am - 12pm, 1pm - 5pm

Trinity Sherwood

Mike Herrin