Family Resources

Utilities


Community Action Agency

mwvcaa.org/

503-585-6232

*Help with Energy Assistance funds


Spectrum Broadband Internet

https://corporate.charter.com/leadershp

*free internet for 60 days for families with school aged children.

Oregon Lifeline

https://www.oregon.gov/puc/Pages/Oregon-Lifeline.aspx

Oregon Lifeline is a federal and state government program that reduces the monthly cost of phone or broadband service for qualifying low-income Oregon households.

Food


Ella Curran Food Bank

www.ellacurranfoodbank.org/

(503) 917-1681

Location: 854 N. Main St. Independence, OR.

Hours: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 9-11:30am

*Tuesdays also 4-6 pm


SNAP Food Stamps 

http://www.oregon.gov/DHS/assistance/food-benefits/pages/index.aspx


WOU Food Pantry

wou.edu/foodpantry/

(503) 838-8219

*provides food and toiletries to anyone in the community


Dallas Food Bank

322 Main St. 

Dallas, OR 97338

(505) 623-3578

*You do not have to be a Dallas resident to access services


Medical Access

Central Health and Wellness Center

http://www.centralhealthandwellnesscenter.org/

1601 Monmouth St., Independence

50-838-0045

Email: infochwc@gmail.com

 

Polk County Public Health

https://www.co.polk.or.us/ph

182 SW Academy St. Suite 302, Dallas

(503) 623-8175

Other Resources

Polk County Family and Community Outreach (FCO)

https://www.co.polk.or.us/fco

(503) 623-9664


Mid Valley Parenting

http://midvalleyparenting.org/

(503) 623-9664 ext. 2368


Polk County DD Services

https://www.co.polk.or.us/dd

(503) 831-5969


Transportation

Cherriots Bus Service

http://www.cherriots.org/alerts%20for%20updates%20to%20service.

(503) 588-2877


Housing

Polk CDC - Support finding affordable rentals in Polk County, located in Dallas

(503) 831-3173


Family Promise - temporary shelter in Salem

Can help provide contact information for permanent housing 

(503) 370-9752


Saint Francis - temporary shelter for families with young children in Salem

(503) 588-0428


Yamhill County Gospel Rescue - temporary shelter in McMinnville

(503) 472-9766


Mental Health


Polk County Behavioral Health

http://www.co.polk.or.us/bh

(503) 623-9289

Weekdays 8am-5pm

*must have OHP, accepting new patients, offering telehealth services



Polk County Crisis Services

https://www.co.polk.or.us/bh/crisis-services-1

(503) 623-9289 Weekdays 8am-5pm(excluding holidays)

After Hour Crisis Hotline:

(503) 581-5535 or (800) 560-5535


Options Counseling and Family Services

https://wp.options.org/

(503) 390-5637

*specialize in working with children and offer evidence based PCIT


New Perspectives Center for Counseling and Therapy

https://www.npcsalem.com/

(503) 585-0351

*currently offering telehealth services and accepts a variety of insurances, including OHP


Valley Mental Health

http://valleymental.com/

(503) 589-4046

*accepts OHP, for private insurance request Christine Young or Rhonda Struth

*Currently offering telehealth services and intake appointments over the phone


Center for Developing Hope

https://www.centerfordevelopinghope.com/

(541) 368-3152

*Currently offering telehealth services, specialize in psychiatric medication management for children, adolescents, and those with developmental disabilities through the lifespan

*accepts a variety of insurance, not OHP



Oregon Youth Line (suicide prevention/support)

877-968-8491

Text "teen2teen" to 839863 (hours of 4pm-10pm only) 


ReachOut Oregon

A statewide telephone and chat service providing support for parents and caregivers. Individuals can call or chat online about their children who experience emotional, behavioral, or physical health, intellectual or developmental disabilities, or educational issues. The parent “warmline” is available at 833-REACHOR (833-732-2467) to provide support by phone, or via the ReachOut Oregon website for chat, email and Facebook messaging. Hours are noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, and messages can be left at any time.


Domestic Violence

Sable House

http://www.sablehouse.org

(503) 623-4033

Center for Hope and Safety's 24 hour hotline 503-378-1572