Community Services Consortium Resources

The CSC has compiled a list of local resources dealing with your health and well-being such as:

  • Medical
  • Crisis Intervention & Assistance
  • Financial Services
  • and much more!

To view a PDF of their Resource Directory click here

WIC: Nutrition for you and your family

WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (up to age 5).The Oregon WIC Program aims to provide public health leadership in promoting the health and improved nutritional status of Oregon's families by providing:

  • Nutrition education
  • Breastfeeding promotion
  • Supplemental nutritious foods
  • Partnerships with and referral to other public and private community groups

Benton County Health Department
530 NW 27th Street
Corvallis, OR 97330

541-766-6835

For more information, please visit: http://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is a federal program offers nutrition assistance to millions of eligible, low-income individuals and families and provides economic benefits to communities. SNAP is the largest program in the domestic hunger safety net. Oregon works with our federal partners, other State agencies, nutrition educators, and neighborhood and faith-based organizations to ensure that those eligible for nutrition assistance can make informed decisions about applying for the program and can access benefits.

For more information and/or to apply visit: http://www.oregon.gov/DHS/assistance/pages/foodstamps/snap-info.aspx

 

 Healthy Kids

Healthy Kids provides no-cost health coverage through the Oregon Health Plan for uninsured Oregon children and teens 0-18 years of age. Family income will determine whether a child qualifies. Coverage lasts for one full year and covers all health needs, including doctor visits, dental care, vision, mental or behavioral health services, prescriptions, and more. Children will not be turned away due to pre-existing conditions or be put on a waiting list.

For more information visit: http://www.oregonhealthykids.gov/

Oregon Health Plan

The Oregon Health Plan (OHP) provides health care coverage to low-income Oregonians through programs administered by the Division of Medical Assistance Programs (DMAP). Currently, more than 900,000 people each month receive health care coverage through the Oregon Health Plan.

For more information visit: http://www.oregon.gov/oha/healthplan/Pages/apply.aspx

Parenting Success Network

The Parenting Success Network is a coalition of organizations in Linn and Benton counties dedicated to strengthening and supporting families. Network organizations provide educational programs and support services to enhance parents’ ability to raise healthy children in caring homes.

For more information and to view upcoming classes visit: http://www.parentingsuccessnetwork.org/