Douglas County Housing and Homeless Coalition is operating a cold weather shelter in Roseburg at Faith Lutheran Church.
820 W Kenwood Street
Roseburg OR 97471
Walk-in shelter open with check in at 7pm and check out at 8am, includes a hot evening meal and light breakfast
Roseburg Warming Center located at Faith Lutheran Church 820 W Kenwood St Roseburg OR is OPEN on Dec 3.
The warming center provides transportation and meals as well.
Walk-in between 7pm-9pm
Shelter will accept people until full.
Transportation provided from the 3 following locations:...
A barely-audible voice came through the receiver. The man was hesitant to speak, but when he did you could tell each word brought immense pain. As the conversation went on, it turned out the man on the phone only had two teeth. And at the root of both teeth were abscesses, throbbing and red. It was...
Faith leaders from across Oregon are starting a mail writing campaign to fund emergency shelters.
Family homelessness grew by 17% between 2011 and 2013 and yet state emergency shelter and assistance funding is 25% less than it was in 2007.
Recognizing this injustice, faith leaders are acting...
1) If you're in the Oregon Medical Insurance Pool, don't wait to sign up at CoverOregon.org
Do not to wait for the Cover Oregon enrollment website to be up to its 100% capabilities. You should apply for health care coverage via a paper application that is in the mail right now.
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Unfortunately, some calls in the 211info call center are being dropped. We recently switched our phone systems and working diligently to fix the problem.
You can still text your zip code to 898211 or use our search engine without delay.
We will alert you on this post when the technical...
The Oregon State University Communities Reporter is a dream for data nerds (like us) or anyone who is interested the people and services in their community.
Compare your city to urban and rural areas as well as the state as a whole. Look up stats about local demographics, labor, immigration, social...
Even if your faith in the feds is shaken, you can always turn to your neighbors.
Fighting hunger one garden at a time
The plant a row program designates drop-off sites so your garden can help fight hunger when you plant an extra row to donate to hunger-relief agencies.
211info staff member...
There have been a ton of news reports on the affects of the government shut down (including a couple filmed in our office). But we wanted to pass on the official word about the major programs you care about, because we’re getting calls from people who still want to know what’s up....
Veterans are twice as likely to die by suicide than civilians, according to the VA. But in honor of National Suicide Prevention Awareness, we wanted to shed some light on some of the amazing work being done to combat this problem.
A strong message of hope
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