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  • 211, Oregon Safenet - local help line for finding and accessing local support resources such as food, clothing, shelter, healthcare, counseling, etc.
  • Neighbor Impact – Community resources for child care, housing, and more. (541)548-2380
  • Saving Grace, local organization with services related to family violence and assault. 24-hour Hotline: (541) 389-7021
  • Family Resource Center of Central Oregon, a local organization committed to parenting education and support for families. (541) 389-5468

Local Physical Health Care Resources

  • Bend Memorial Clinic, (541) 382-2811 (West Side Clinic), Health care clinic providing primary and urgent care, as well as many other health related services.
  • Healthy Beginnings, (541) 383-6357, Health and developmental screening for children age 0-5.
  • Healthy Families of the High Desert, (541) 749-2133, Healthy start program that assists with giving their newborn children a “healthy start” in life.
  • Mosaic Medical Clinic, Not for profit organization offering comprehensive primary care and metal health care.
  • Oregon Health Plan (OHP), (541) 945-5722 or (800) 527-5772, www.oregon.gov, Health care plan for individuals who are uninsured.
  • Planned Parenthood, Bend Health Center, (888) 875-7820, Offers Abortion Services, Birth Control, HIV Testing, Men's Health Care, Morning-After Pill (Emergency Contraception), Pregnancy Testing & Services, STD Testing, Treatment & Vaccines, Women's health care.
  • The SPOT for birth control choices, (541) 322-7499, Deschutes County Health, offers free or low cost birth control (for women and men), annual exams for women, and STI/STD testing. Services are confidential.  
  • United Way of Deschutes County, (541) 389-6507 or (866) 442-0954, Prescription discount cards.
  • Volunteers in Medicine Clinic, (541) 330-9001, Primary health care, mental health care and basic dental care for uninsured families that do not qualify for OHP or Medicare.
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC), (541) 322-7400, Free health and nutrition program for women, nursing mothers, and children up to age 5.

Online Resources