Food

We have a food pantry with fresh foods (milk, eggs, cheese, meat, fruits and vegetables) and non-perishable items. We offer:

  • Weekly visits to the pantry
  • Holiday food boxes

For more information about getting food and to see if you are eligible, please see our Get Food page.

Help Paying for Things

If you're struggling to make ends meet, we may be able to help pay for things like:

  • Rent
  • Electricity
  • Natural gas
  • City water/sewer
  • Prescriptions
  • Gas/diesel/propane
  • Bus tickets

For more information about how to get help and to see if you are eligible, please see our Get Help Paying for Things page.

Classes

We try to offer several classes per year covering a variety of topics. Some classes we have offered are:

  • Cooking
  • Gardening
  • Budgeting

If you would like to find out more about upcoming classes, please email Patti at patti@silvertonareacommunityaid.org or call us at (503) 873-3446.

Other Services

Some of the other services we offer are:

  • Access to showers
  • Access to laundry
  • Job board listings
  • Application/resume assistance
  • Haircuts
  • Mobile dental clinic
  • Resource/job fair
  • Referrals to other agencies

For more information, call us at (503) 873-3446.


Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1)                        mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture

                            Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

                            1400 Independence Avenue, SW

                            Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)                        fax (202) 690-7442; or

(3)                        email: program.intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

 

Legal Authorities - Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Americans with Disabilities Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and all requirements imposed by the regulations of the Department of Agriculture (7CFR Part 15), Department of Justice (28CFR Parts 42 and 50), and FNS instructions, directives, or regulations.