Seniors, Veterans Services and Assistance for those with Disabilities:


Central Oregon Down Syndrome
Resources Page:

For more info on people with disabilities, please scroll all the way down to the bottom of this website for information and links. Also, look under Early Intervention in the Early Childhood section and the info in the School section.


(Please also click on the Central Oregon Council on Aging in the links below.)

AARP: 1-800-687-2277

Adult Day Cares in La Pine:

(there are two)

The Prairie House and Little River Adult Care

Central Oregon Council on Aging (COCOA): 541-548-8817

CHOICE Senior Services, LLC., Resource Links:

: 536-3207

Elder Abuse Hotline: 1-800-232-3020 (to report financial abuse)

In-Home Care Assistance:

At Home Care: 312-0051
Central Oregon Home Instead: 330-6400
Evergreen In-Home Care: 389-0006
Save Haven: 541-678-5838

Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers, Sunriver: 598-7280; Bend: 385-9460

Meals on Wheels, for La Pine/Sunriver: 536-3207

Oregon Project Independence (DHS): 1-800-282-8096
This is a sliding scale program that provides help to people in their homes when they can no longer take care of their daily needs without assistance. For those 60 and older, or those with Alzheimers. Services include: Home Care, Personal Care, Household Chores, Assisted Transportation, Home Health, Respite for the Caregiver, Case Management, Home Delivered Meals

Senior and Disabled Services (State of Oregon), La Pine: 536-8919

Senior Center, La Pine: 536-3207

Senior Help Line: 541-504-0392 or 1-877-704-4567

Social Security Administration, Bend: 385-7009 or 1-800-772-1213

Senior Services (from the Deschutes County Website):

AARP Grandparent Information Center
Provides information and referral services to grandparents raising grandchildren. Newsletter available upon request. Phone 202-434-2296

Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers
Network of volunteers who provide services to seniors, any person living with disabilities, and their caregivers. Includes visiting, companionship, transportation and escort, shopping, housekeeping, yard work, home repairs and maintenance, respite care, and referrals.
Phone 541-385-9460

Senior and People with Disabilities Division (State of Oregon)
Promotes active, healthy, independent living with a network that provides critical links to senior services including: medical and cash assistance, food stamps, Medicaid, employment opportunities, health maintenance and nutrition services, long-term care, respite care, adult day and in-home services, residential and nursing facilities, and adult protective services. 541-388-6240 (Bend) or 541-475-6773

Senior Help Line
541-504-0392 or 1-877-704-4567

United Senior Citizens of Bend
A place for moderate to low-income seniors to go for fun and recreation, nutritional meals and companionship.
1600 SE Reed Market Rd., Bend, OR 97702 Phone 541-388-1133

Veteran's Services and Organizations:

Weekly Veteran's Breakfast, Wednesdays at 9:00 at Gordy's Truck Stop ~ (Charlie and Jeff Manning)

American Legion (La Pine): 536-1403

VFW (La Pine): 536-1312

Caring For Troops (Jean in Bend): 385-3214

Central Oregon Veteran's Outreach (Bend): 383-2793

La Pine Veteran's Outreach on 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month. Appointments are required, and can be obtained by calling Trisha White: (541) 385-3214. Trisha can also be reached at (541) 317-3184 or emailed at:

Disabled Veteran's Outreach Program: 388-6455

Veteran's Services Office (Deschutes Co., La Pine): 330-8244

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Link to 2-1-1 Central Oregon Website:

American Red Cross - Bend- Link:

Family and Misc. Resource Websites with Links:

Links to local, state and national websites offering assistance with human resources of all kinds.

(If you would like a human resource link listed here, please email me with your suggestions. Non-profits only in this section, please.)

ASPIRES: Website and Resource Link for Autism:

Assistance League of Bend Website Link:

Children's Trust Fund of Oregon Resource Links:

La Pine St.. Vincent de Paul Website Link:

Central Oregon Family Resource Center Link:

Deschutes Children's Foundation: La Pine Community Campus

Oregon Council on Developmental Disabilities Link:

Disability Resources for the State of Oregon

Michigan State Library Grant Information Link:


Northwest Education Collaboration Link (nearly 100 links!)

State of Oregon: DHS

Oregon Council on Aging Website: