Local Resources

This page houses a collection of local resources to help assist residents in need. This information is provided as a courtesy and links and information are not monitored for accuracy. 

Public Safety
Local Utility Providers
Low Income Assistance
Food Resources
Other Resources
Mental Health & Crisis Resources
Resources for Seniors
Other Resources

Public Safety

Linn County Sheriff’s Department
(541)967-3950 (Dispatch, Non-Emergency Line).
If you are experiencing an emergency, please dial 911

Halsey-Shedd Fire  District 
(541) 369-2419

Burning Information

Central Linn Emergency Preparedness
(541) 466-5880

Linn-Benton Alert System
Sign Up for Emergency Alerts


Central Linn Schools District Office     
32433 Highway 228 Halsey,OR 97348
(541) 657-8192

Central Linn Elementary School
239 West 2nd St., Halsey, OR 97348

Central Linn Jr./Sr. High School
32433 Highway 228
Halsey, OR 97348
(541) 369-2811

Pioneer Christian Academy
331 E Blakely Ave.
Brownsville, OR 97327
(541) 313-2499

Central Valley Christian School
33610 McFarland Rd,
Tangent, OR 97389
(541) 928-7820

Learning Tree Preschool
239 West 2nd St.
Halsey,OR 97348
(541) 619-2015

Oregon Head Start
Head Start provides free early childhood education programs that support children’s language, literacy, and social and emotional development to qualifying households

Local Utilities
Sweet Home Sanitation
Disposal Service
(541) 367-2535

Pacific Power
(888) 221-7070

Report a Power Outage
(877) 508-5088

Report a Streetlight Outage/Issue
(888) 221-7070

NW Natural
Natural Gas Service
(800) 422-4012

Peak Internet
(541) 754-7325

Phone & Internet Service
(541) 929-3330

Roome Telecommunications
Phone & Internet Service
(541) 369-2211

Low Income Assistance
NW Natural Bill Discount Program

Community Services Consortium
Utility Bill Assistance
250 Broadalbin St. SW, Ste. 2A
Albany, OR 97321
(541) 928-6335

Low Income Energy Assistance
(503) 986-2000

Federal Affordable Connectivity Program
Your household may be eligible to receive a monthly discount on a new or existing internet service plan with the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP)

DevNW – Low Income Home Repair

Food Resources

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Supplemental Nutrition ​Assistance Program (SNAP)
SNAP ​offers food benefits to eligible, low-income individuals and families.

Sharing Hands Food Bank
No proof of income or appointment required
Hours of Operation: Wednesday & Friday 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
439 N Main St., Brownsville, OR 97327

Albany Helping Hands Shelter
A faith-based non-denominational organization and a 501 (c)(3) non-profit. They operate a shelter for those experiencing homelessness and a three-meal-a-day kitchen for their residents and anyone who walks through their doors.
Hours of Operation: 24/7
619 9th Ave SE Albany, OR 97322
(541) 926-4036

River Center Food Bank
Hours of Operation: Monday 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Address: 3000 S. Santiam Hwy Lebanon, OR 97355
Phone: (541) 451-1271

FISH of Albany
Food: On Weekdays, volunteers distribute a 3-5 day supply of nutritionally balanced groceries partnered with USDA commodities to households in the greater Albany school district. Households can receive a food box once every 30-day period. Call the office to make an appointment for the same day. Residency will be confirmed with mail that shows names and addresses.

Snacks for Packs: A weekend food program for eligible students in a GAPS school experiencing food insecurity.  Contact your school to sign up.

1035 SE 2nd Avenue, Albany, OR 97321

FISH of Lebanon
Hours of Operation: Tuesday & Friday starting at 1:00 pm (Call between 9-12 for a same-day appointment)
540 2nd Street, Lebanon, OR 97355
(541) 259-320

God’s Storehouse
Hours of Operation: Tuesday & Thursday 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
180 Smith Street, Harrisburg, OR 97446
(541) 995-8403

Lebanon Soup Kitchen
Both in-person dining and take-out dinners are available. Meals are free for anyone.
Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Address: 170 East Grant Street, Lebanon, OR
Phone: (541) 451-7667

Hope Church Food Bank – Sweet Home
Hours of Operation: Thursday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Address: 890 Mountain View Road, Sweet Home, OR
Phone: (503) 779-874

The Lord’s Storehouse
Hours of Operation: Monday & Thursday 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Address: 726 W Oak Street, Lebanon, OR 97355
Phone: (541) 259-1265

The Salvation Army Food Bank – Albany
Serves Linn and Benton County. This is a shopping-style pantry with a food box available once every 30 days. Bread and produce are available during business hours.Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Address: 345 Columbus SE, Albany, OR
Phone: (541) 928-4774

Sweet Home Emergency Ministries
Emergency Food Box Program:

  • Hours of Operation: Tuesday, Wednesday & Saturday 9:00 am – 11:30 am (except 2nd Saturday of the month or major holidays)
  • Address: 1115 Long Street, Sweet Home, OR
  • Phone: (541) 367-6504

Manna Meals Program (To-Go Dinner):

  • Hours of Operation: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 5:00 pm
  • Address: 845 6th Ave, Sweet Home, OR 97386

St. Mary’s Catholic Church Soup Kitchen
Inside dining available.
Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Address: 822 SW Ellsworth St, Albany, OR 97321
Phone: (541) 926-1449

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry
Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Address: 501 NW 25th Street, Corvallis, OR
Phone: (541) 286-4183

Stone Soup Corvallis
Dining rooms are open. Volunteers are masked and vaccinated. Meals are served daily at one of five meal sites in Corvallis, Oregon: St. Mary’s Catholic Church, First Christian Church, Third Street Commons, First Congregational United Church of Christ, and Hygiene Center.
Phone: (541) 752-6634
(For Meal Schedule and Locations, visit website-linked above) 

Central Valley Church
(503) 602-6796
657 American Dr., Halsey, OR 97348

Grace Bible Community Church
(541) 220-1902
411 W 2nd St., Halsey, OR 97348

Halsey Mennonite Church
(541) 220-7083
910 E 1st St., Halsey, OR 97348

Spirit of the Valley United Methodist Church
(541) 369-2322
611 W 3rd St. Halsey, OR 97348

Valley Christian Fellowship
(541) 517-7577
690 W 2nd St., Halsey, OR 97348

Mental Health & Crisis Resources
Linn County Crisis Services (24hrs a day /7 days a week)
24/7 Crisis Screening, telephone triage. Toll Free: 1-800-304-7468

Linn County Mental Health
Monday-Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm. Toll Free 1-800-735-2900

Linn County Alcohol & Drug
Monday-Friday, 8:30am to 5:00 pm

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
24 Hours a Day, English & Spanish. Text 273TALK to 839863 

National Crisis Text Line
Text OREGON to 741741

Veterans Crisis Line
Click for Online Chat

Lines for Life

Military Helpline
Support for service members, veterans, and their families. Text: MIL1 to 839863 (8:00pm – 6:00 pm PT)

A teen-to-teen crisis and help line. Contact us with anything that may be bothering you; no problem is too big or too small! Teens available to help daily from 4:00pm-10:00pm (off-hour calls answered by Lines for Life). Text: teen2teen to 839863 or Click to Chat.

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
Not a Crisis Line

Trevor Project (LGBTQ+)
Text: START to 678-678

David Romprey Oregon Warm Line
9:00am-11:00pm Daily. Peer operated, the warmline provides people the opportunity to connect with other individuals (peers) who have had similar shared life experiences.

Senior Resources
Institute on Aging: Senior Friendship Line
24-hour toll-free hotline for people aged 60+ and adults living with disabilities. The Friendship Line is both a crisis intervention hotline and a warmline.

Senior Loneliness Line
Support for Seniors who are Feeling Lonely and Having Difficulty Connecting.

Senior and Disability Services (Linn-Benton-Lincoln)

Meals on Wheels (Linn-Benton)
800-638-0510 or 541-967-8630

Other Resources

Central Linn Recreation Center
Email: info@crlasports.com

Post Office 
124 NW 2nd St.
Halsey, OR 97348
(541) 369-2423

The Times Newspaper
(541) 466-5311

Linn County
(541) 967-3880

Animal Control
(541) 967-3925

Department of Health Services
(541) 967-3888

Road Department (Linn County)
(541) 967-3919

Planning & Building
(541) 967-3816

Department of Human Services
(503) 945-5600

Health Authority & Vital Records 
(503) 947-2340

Department of Motor Vehicles
(503) 945-5000

Dig Safely Oregon

Willamette Neighborhood Housing Services
(541) 752-7220

211 Health & Social Service Information
(866) 698-6155

Bias Response Hotline (non-emergency hotline)
1-844-924-BIAS (2427), M-F 9am-5pm
Interpretation in 240+ languages-We Accept All Relay Calls

Sanctuary Promise Hotline
1-844-924-STAY (7829), M-F 9am-5pm
Interpretation in 240+ languages-We Accept All Relay Calls

Programa de Promesa de Santuario
Línea directa en Español: 1-844-6-AMPARO (1-844-626-7276), Lunes-Viernes 9am-5pm
Intérpretes disponible en mas de 240 idiomas-Aceptamos llamadas de retransmisión​

Business Tool Kit
Local Resources for Small Businesses, Startups, and Entrepreneurs

Growing Care 
Resources for those looking to grow a child care business, including training, education opportunities, and grant money.




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