Northwest AIRS

Information and Referral (I&R) brings people and services together.  
When people don't know where to turn, I&R is there to help! 


The Northwest Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (NW-AIRS) is the professional organization for I&R programs in the northwest, dedicated to developing and maintaining a high quality, coordinated information and referral network for the Northwest. Established in 1986, NW-AIRS serves the Northwestern States of Washington, Oregon and Idaho.


Mission Statement:

The mission of the NW-AIRS is to develop and maintain a high quality, coordinated network of information and referral, information and assistance, and resource and referral professionals in the northwest; promote excellence and accessibility in the field of information and referral; and advance the professionalism of the membership.


NW-AIRS Objectives:

  1. Promote excellence in the field of information and referral.
  2. Provide a vehicle for peer support, regular communication, and training.
  3. Support cooperation between information and referral providers

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