Resources

More Silverton Area Food Resources

If you’re running low on food even after your monthly trip through the SACA pantry, please keep these local food resources in mind:

  • Mission of Hope:

They distribute food every Wednesday, 2 – 5pm and  every third Saturday

at Silver Creek Fellowship (in the parking lot)
822 Industrial Way NE, Silverton
503-873-7353 or email:
steve@silvercreekfellowship.org

  • First Christian Church: Community Dinner every Wednesday, 5pm to 7pm

402 N. 1st Street, Silverton – (503) 873-6620

  •  Oak Street Church: Community Dinner every Monday, 5:30pm to 7pm

 502 Oak Street, Silverton – (503) 873-5446

  • Trinity Lutheran Church: Community Lunch every Saturday, 12 to 1:30pm

500 N Second St, Silverton – (503) 873-2635

  • SACA – You are welcome to pick up food anytime from our overflow shelves, located just outside our main door in the lobby. Produce is available as well—please check in with Patti at the front desk for produce options.

 

  • Seventh Day Adventist Church – They have bread and food available on Thursdays

1259 Oak St, Silverton

 

Food Assistance

Apply for SNAP (food stamps): http://www.oregon.gov/dhs/assistance/food-benefits/pages/index.aspx

 

Other Resources

Need helping finding social service resources?

Call 211 or 211info.org

Wood

Contact Scott: 503-602-0220

Clothing/Household Items

  • Assembly of God Church

437 N James Street  –  503-873-3611

No charge for clothing.

The first Monday of every month from 10 am to 1 pm.

 

  • Seventh Day Adventist Church

1259 Oak St.  – 503-873-8568

$1 per clothing item.

Thursdays 9 am to Noon and 6 pm to 7 pm.

 

Cover Oregon

Cover Oregon is a new online marketplace where Oregon individuals, families and small businesses can compare and enroll in health insurance that fits their needs and budget, and access financial help.  https://www.healthcare.gov/get-coverage/

Energy Assistance

LIHEAP – Call their toll free number: 1-866-674-6327  or email: energy@ncat.org

Marion County Resource Center: 971-273-7345

The Salvation Army: 503-585-6688

Employment Assistance

Goodwill Job Connect: 503-375-0323

Select Temp: 503-581-1748

Manpower:  503-585-6148

Express Personnel Services: 503-399-1200

Labor Ready: 503-363-9577

Willamette Workforce Network: 503-378-4846

Easter Seals – call their toll free number: 800-221-6827

Woodburn Unemployment office:  503-982-2817

Salem Unemployment office: 503-947-1394

Parenting Classes

Contact Silverton Together for an updated schedule of their parenting classes: 503-873-0405

Women, Infants & Children (WIC)

WIC is a health & nutrition program for women, infants and children.  WIC helps families by providing checks for buying healthy supplemental food from WIC authorized merchants.  It also is a source of nutrition education, and for help finding healthcare and other community services.

Salem office: 503-391-7872

Silverton office: 503588-5057

Silverton WIC services are located at 421 S. Water St in the Silverton Community Center (upstairs in the gym).  Open the first four Tuesdays of each month: 8:30 am to Noon and 1 pm to 5 pm.

Stretching your Food Dollar

Food For Oregon – Find Community gardens, nutrition education and other food resources near you.  http://foodfororegon.oregonstate.edu

Healthy recipes – Find easy, healthy recipes in English and Spanish. http://healthyrecipes.oregonstate.edu

Gardening Encyclopedia – Find information for beginning to advanced gardeners.  http://extension.oregonstate.edu/gardening

Oregon Farmers Market Association – Find a farmers market near you.  http://www.oregonfarmersmarkets.org/directory/directory.html

Telephone Assistance

The Oregon Public Utility Commission (PUC) manages the Oregon Lifeline program. If you qualify, this federal and state government assistance program reduces your monthly residential/landline or wireless phone bill by $12.75.  http://www.puc.state.or.us/Pages/rspf/otap.aspx

Safelink Wireless – Free cell phone and minutes program if you already participate in programs such as Food Stamps or Medicaid.  https://www.safelinkwireless.com/Enrollment/Safelink/en/Public/NewHome.html

Housing Assistance

Salem Housing Authority – 360 Church St SE, Salem, 503-588-6368

Marion County Housing  – 555 Court St NE, Salem, 503-373-4448

Arches Project – 1164 Madison St NE, Salem, 503-399-9080

Habitat for Humanity – Woodburn office: 503-902-0645

Nedco – 2700 Market St NE, Salem-503-779-2680

Prescription Assistance

Prescription discount card – www.familywize.org

Prescription Drug Program – 800-913-4146

Oregon Medicare Savings Connect – 855-447-0155

Helpful Budgeting Websites

Annualcreditreport.com – Free copy of your credit report

Mint.com

Budgettracker.com

Powerpay.org

ftc.com

Northwest Human Services Crisis Hotline

503-581-5535; 24 hours a day. Crisis intervention, confidential referral. You’re not alone.

Counseling/Mental Health

Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 800-273-8255

Eola Mental Health – 503-378-1977

Silverton Counseling (Catherine Cummings, LCSW)  – 503-873-6819

Women’s Health

West Salem Clinic – 503-480-1643

Planned Parenthood – 3825 Wolverine St, Salem – 503-363-8732

Children & Family

Head Start Program  – 707 McClaine St, Silverton – 503-874-9095

YMCA – 421 S Water St, Silverton – 503-873-0205

Childcare Information Services  – 3533 Fairview Dr SE, Salem – 503-585-2491

Health Care

McClaine St Clinic – 442 McClaine St, Silverton – 503-873-1764

Northwest Human Services – 1233 Edgewater Ave NW, Salem – 503-378-7526

Marion County Health Department in Woodburn – 302 W. Hayes St.  – 503-981-5851

Marion County Health Department in Stayton – 1377 N 10th Ave. – 503-769-9873

Violence

Stalking Victims Information – 555 Court St NE, Salem – 503-588-5253

Center for Hope and Safety

  • 605 Center St Ne, Salem
  • 503-378-1572
  • 24 hour hotline: 503-399-7722
  • 911

Transportation

Trip Link – 285 Church St NE, Salem – 503-315-5544

CARTS – 503-588-2877 – www.cherriots.org

Silverton Hospital Transportation – 503-873-1784

Seniors

Willamette Valley Hospice  – 1015 3rd St NW, Salem – 503-588-3600

Odyssey Hospice – 2925 River Rd S, Salem – 503-315-1003

50+ Senior Center – 2615 Portland Rd, Salem  – 503-588-6303

Veteran’s Services – 503-362-9911

Silverton Senior Center  – 115 Westfield, Silverton – 503-873-3096

Oregon Dept. of Veteran’s Affairs – 700 Summer St, Salem – 503-373-2000

Northwest Senior Services -1320 Meridian Dr., Woodburn –  1-866-206-4799

Eye Glasses

Lions Club – 800-635-4667 – http://www.olshf.org/leap/ –  submit application to: Beris Brickles, PO Box 342, Silverton OR 97381

Lawyer Referral Service

Oregon State Bar – 503-684-3763