We Couldn't Do What We Do Without The Support Of Our Community Partners
— Union County District Attorney's Office
The mission of the Union County D.A.’s office is to uphold the United States Constitution and the Constitution and laws of the State of Oregon, to preserve the safety of the public, to protect the rights of crime victims and to pursue justice for all citizens with skill, honor and integrity.
— Oregon Department of Human Services
The Department of Human Services is Oregon’s main agency for helping Oregonians achieve wellbeing and independence through opportunities that protect, empower, respect choice and preserve dignity, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.
DHS self-sufficiency and child welfare offices offer help with:
Food benefits (SNAP)
Cash for families (TANF)
Child care assistance
Foster care and parenting
Child abuse and neglect
— Northeast Oregon Housing Authority
The Core Purpose of Northeast Oregon Housing Authority is to provide safe, decent, sanitary, and affordable housing; compliant with Housing Quality Standards to the residents of Northeast Oregon.
— Community Connections of Northeast Oregon, Inc.
The mission of Community Connection of Northeast Oregon, Inc. is to advocate for and assist senior citizens, children, low-income persons and persons with disabilities in attaining basic human needs and in becoming more self-sufficient.
This will be accomplished by providing direct client services; stimulating a more efficient use of existing resources; broadening the available resource base; and providing decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing for low and moderate income persons.
— Oregon Food Bank
Oregon Food Bank works to eliminate hunger and its root causes… because no one should be hungry. Oregon Food Bank believes that hunger starves the human spirit, communities thrive when people are nourished, and everyone deserves healthy and fresh food. Oregon Food Bank helps feed the human spirit of 1 in 5 households through a food distribution network of four Oregon Food Bank branches and 17 regional food banks serving Oregon and Clark County, Washington. Oregon Food Bank also leads statewide efforts to increase resources for hungry families and to eliminate the root causes of hunger through public policy, local food systems work, nutrition and garden education, health care screening and innovative programming
— Center for Human Development, LLC
CHD is a private, not-for-profit health organization located in La Grande, Oregon, that provides alcohol and drug, environmental health, mental health, public health, developmental disabilities, prevention, and veterans services to the residents of Union County in Eastern Oregon.
CHD staff consists of nurses, doctors, social workers, counselors, therapists, and other professionals dedicated to your health and well-being.
— Eastern Oregon University
EOU guides student inquiry through integrated, high-quality liberal arts and professional programs that lead to responsible and reflective action in a diverse and interconnected world.
As an educational, cultural and scholarly center, EOU connects the rural regions of Oregon to a wider world. Our beautiful setting and small size enhance the personal attention our students receive, while partnerships with colleges, universities, agencies and communities add to the educational possibilities of our region and state.