Confidential and free help for all victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, stalking and human trafficking including men, women and children. Services include safe shelter with on-site kitchen and food, Individual counseling and support groups, and support for those in crisis.
Meals, including breakfast lunch and dinner, offered Monday through Saturday to people in need.
In collaboration with the Deschutes County Access to Justice Committee, the Downtown Bend branch of Deschutes Public Library offers: Lawyer in the Library every Wednesday evening from 5:30—7:30 p.m. (last appointment at 7:00). Volunteer lawyers are available for free consultations with anyone with legal questions.
Provides legal assistance to low income people. Services: Legal assistance to low income people in Oregon Family support
Provides access to firewood in the winter.
Provides primary care for adults and children.
Provides a safe home for homeless, pregnant, and/or young mothers 15-24 years old and babies under 18 months old.
Provides weatherization and minor and critical repairs to existing homes as a way to keep at risk populations, namely seniors, veterans, and the disabled from being displaced from their homes while strengthening the fabric of our community.
Free academic, vocational, and social skills training in a residential environment for young adults ages 16-24 with limited job skills. Services: High school diploma and GED support, job placement, job training for trades such as landscape gardening, carpentry, culinary arts, and drafting. Eligibility: Must meet federal income guidelines, age requirement, and have a commitment to completing the program.
Ensures all children in Deschutes and Crook County have access to basic-need services. Services: Referral to food, shelter, clothing and health resources Wellness clinic School supplies. Guidance offered by FAN advocates that are school-specific.