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Find Help Are you looking for CAHOOTS? To access CAHOOTS services, call police non-emergency numbers: 541-682-5111 (Eugene) 541-726-3714 (Springfield) Are you looking for our Crisis line? Contact us at 541-687-4000 or 1-800-422-7558. Online Little Help Book (beta version) PDF Edition (updated 12/19) Frequently Accessed Resources Updated 12/4/20 Basic Needs Evacuee Support Food Health Resource Sharing […]

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Holiday Farm Fire Updates and Resources

Lane County Holiday Farm Fire Page Are you looking for CAHOOTS? To access CAHOOTS services, call police non-emergency numbers: 541-682-5111 (Eugene) 541-726-3714 (Springfield) Are you looking for our Crisis line? Contact us at 541-687-4000 or 1-800-422-7558. Table of Contents Basic Needs Counseling Evacuee Support Food Health Resource Sharing Shelter Transportation Volunteer Youth Basic Needs Financial […]

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COVID-19 Community Resources

Lane County’s Non-emergency COVID-19 Call Center: 541-682-1380 (8am to 5pm) White Bird Clinic’s Crisis Hotline: 541-687-4000 (Open 24/7 daily) Community Resources (tambi茅n en espa帽ol) Last Updated Tuesday, September 1, 2020 Below we鈥檙e sharing what we know about the status of shared community resources. Alicia Jones from The Child Center is keeping in a shared google […]

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Recursos de la comunidad

click here for English Version Recursos de la comunidad 脷ltima actualizaci贸n 24 de abril de 2020 A continuaci贸n compartimos informaci贸n actualizada en el status de los recursos a la comunidad en relaci贸n a la administraci贸n durante la crisis de COVID-19.聽 Dado que esta informaci贸n cambia continuamente a medida que las personas modifican sus horas y […]

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White Bird Building New Dental Clinic

Rendering courtesy of GMA Architects, an architecture and design firm in Eugene, Oregon Download Press Release (PDF) The new clinic will increase the dental program鈥檚 capacity by seventy-five percent. EUGENE, OREGON 鈥 White Bird is constructing an expanded dental clinic at 1415 Pearl St. that will offer urgent and preventative oral health care. The clinic […]

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White Bird Breaks Ground on New Crisis Center

White Bird is developing an expanded Crisis facility adjacent to Eugene鈥檚 Whiteaker Neighborhood Download Press Release (PDF) EUGENE, OREGON 鈥 White Bird Clinic鈥檚 Crisis program will offer expanded walk-in services as well as a telephone crisis line from a renovated facility at 990 W 7th Ave. Construction started April 29th and is expected to be […]

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Medical

Home >聽Services >聽Medical White Bird Medical Clinic White Bird Medical Clinic provides compassionate health care to people who might not otherwise get care, treating all with dignity and respect. We offer quality health care to everyone on a sliding fee scale.聽 White Bird Medical Clinic is not handling the scheduling or administering COVID vaccination shots. […]

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White Bird Turns Fifty & CAHOOTS is Thirty!

download press release White Bird Clinic has been serving the community since 1969, and CAHOOTS began in July of 1989. EUGENE, OREGON 鈥 A celebration for White Bird and CAHOOTS will take place at WildCraft Cider House at 232 Lincoln St. on Friday, 8/30. Music from The Dirty Dandelions, Muddy Souls, and Cedar Teeth will […]

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COVID-19 Resource Center

The shelter-in-place program with the City of Eugene has ended but we are still providing supports to unsheltered individuals at our main facility at 341 E 12th Avenue from 9am to 5pm daily. Our dedicated, hard-working distribution center staff provide clothing, medical screenings, mail services, personal hygiene supplies, and more to the underserved and unhoused […]

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SHOP FAQ

How much will insurance cost me? It depends; the only way to know exactly how much your insurance will cost is to fill out an application. In general, if you earn less than $15,856, you will qualify for free public health insurance. If you earn less than $45,960, you will qualify for credits to help […]

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Healing House: The Colorful聽History of White Bird Clinic聽

‘Healing House” is an excerpt from “FRONTLINE,鈥 a鈥40,000-word original work of creative nonfiction on White Bird Clinic’s crisis intervention team, published in 1994 by Mark H. Mass茅, who received his master鈥檚 degree with honors from the School of Journalism and Communication (SOJC) at the University of Oregon in 1994. After serving on the SOJC faculty, […]

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Now Accepting New Medicare Patients and Expanding Hours

In response to burgeoning community need, White Bird Clinic’s Medical program is now accepting new Medicare Patients and expanding service hours! Starting August 5th, the clinic will be open Monday 鈥 Friday from 9am to 6pm, except every other Monday when we are closed between 12:30 鈥 2:30 for staff meetings. Please contact us at […]

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New Billboard Promotes White Bird Dental Clinic

We have a new billboard to promote White Bird Dental Clinic鈥 up by the Crisis Services Center at 990 W. 7th Avenue. The campaign is part of our effort to spread the word that the Oregon Health Plan (OHP) members have dental coverage that covers annual cleanings, x-rays, fillings, and other services that keep teeth […]

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Information and Referral FAQ

Where does your funding come from? We are funded by the United Way and the Human Service Commission. A large portion of our funding is obtained from the annual production and sale of our Help Book. Is there any cost for the eye exam and glasses? No. The doctors and opticians volunteer their services, and […]

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Chrysalis Drug Counselor Intern

PLEASE NOTE: Interviews are scheduled on the first Thursday of every month. Qualifications: A desire to work with people struggling with substance abuse issues; Individuals who are recovering from drug abuse, drug dependence, or alcoholism must have continuous sobriety for the past two years. Responsibilities: Can commit to a time period of 1 year, at […]

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CAHOOTS in the News

CAHOOTS In the News The power of White Bird’s CAHOOTS program lies in its community relationships and the ability of first responders to simply ask, 鈥楬ow can I support you today?鈥 White Bird Clinic is proud to be a part of spreading this type of response across Oregon and the rest of the United States. […]

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White Bird Clinic Expanding Dental & Medical Services

download press release EUGENE, OREGON 鈥 White Bird Clinic will purchase the building at 1415 Pearl St. and redevelop it into a dental clinic to serve burgeoning community need. The existing dental facilities at 1400 Mill St will be renovated to add urgent care services to White Bird鈥檚 medical clinic. The new building will allow […]

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Mental Health First Responders Visit Oakland

White Bird Clinic鈥檚 CAHOOTS program is meeting with stakeholders to share an innovative model for mobile crisis intervention that would otherwise be handled by public safety or emergency medical response. OAKLAND, CA 鈥 White Bird Clinic of Eugene, OR has developed an innovative public/private partnership delivering crisis and community health first response effectively and at […]

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Remembering Bob Dritz, A White Bird Clinic Original

By聽TIFFANY ECKERT聽鈥⒙燡AN 27, 2017 http://klcc.org/post/remembering-bob-dritz-white-bird-clinic-original Friends, family and countless members of Eugene’s homeless community have lost a tireless advocate. Robert “Bob” Dritz, one of the earliest administrators of White Bird Clinic, died peacefully in hospice on January 15th. For this tribute, KLCC’s Tiffany Eckert sat down with two of his colleagues at White Bird to […]

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Chrysalis Behavioral Health Substance Use Treatment Counselor

QUALIFICATIONS: Two (2) years experience in drug-abuse treatment and CADC (or the ability and willingness to obtain same within 12 months of beginning employment) Competence in drug abuse treatment, including evaluation skills and individual, family, and group counseling expertise. Individuals who are recovering from drug abuse, drug dependence, or alcoholism must have continuous sobriety for […]

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Mental Health/Substance Abuse Counselor

Hiring for 40 hours $22 per hour Includes employee benefits at 30+ hours (e.g., medical, dental, vision, health reimbursement funds and athletic membership reimbursement) White Bird is an approved National Health Service Corps (NHSC) site in which eligible applicants may receive up to $50,000 in loan repayment for an initial service commitment for 2 years. […]

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White Bird聽Opioid Treatment聽Program

White Bird Clinic has recently started a medication assisted treatment program for opioid abuse and dependence聽and now have a suboxone prescriber. The White Bird聽Opioid Treatment聽Program is designed to support individuals who are breaking the chain of opiate use. The program connects clients with a suboxone prescriber and supportive services with our behavioral and mental health […]

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