BEND WINTER SHELTER LOCATION NEEDED

If you have a building that can be leased or donated for use this winter or possibly long-term please contact us immediately so we can begin the process of evaluating the space. Our time frame is short. We need to secure a space by October 15 in order to bring staff on board, provide training and prepare the facility. Help us make a difference in the lives of our neighbors.

Contact John at Shepherd’s House at (541) 388-2096 ext. 107, email shelter@cohomeless.org or click here for more information…


Next Membership Meeting October 2 at 8:00 a.m.

Details of the online meeting will be included in an upcoming e-newsletter. Use the form at the bottom right of this page to subscribe if you don’t already receive our e-newlstter.


COVID-19 Referral and Coordinated Entry Form

For people experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness in Central Oregon: this form lets the HLC know that you are seeking support. This is a new system, and we appreciate you bearing with us while we try to connect people with housing and other resources. Click here…

Central Oregon Resource Map

The Central Oregon Resource Map is now live. Resources on the map include: … stations, public restrooms, food resources and more The map can be accessed through the Central Oregon Resource Directory. Look for the “Central Oregon Resource Locator Map” Button within each city page listed in the directory. You can also directly access the map through this link: Central Oregon Resource Map.

Where to make financial donations

During the Covid-19 pandemic, our most vulnerable neighbors need your support. Please donate our partner organizations serving the unhoused in Central Oregon…

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information Page

COVID-19 is an emerging threat in Central Oregon and will pose a higher risk for people experiencing homelessness.  We’ve compiled a list of legitimate resources of information and recent news for providers and the general public, and will post announcements on this page and in email updates.

COVID-19 Information

2020 Point In Time (PIT) Count

The PIT Count is a count of people who are homeless or in transitional housing in Deschutes, Crook, and Jefferson counties including the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs. The count is a part of a State and national effort to identify the number of people struggling to find appropriate and adequate housing. Click here to view 2020 PIT Count data… 

Be a Partner

We are a collaboration of community partners in Crook, Deschutes, and Jefferson counties and the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs engaging the community through education, advocacy, planning, prioritization and accountability for services to persons experiencing homelessness.  We are…

Working Together to Prevent and End Homelessness in Central Oregon

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