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White Bird Clinic Supports the Right to Rest Act

On Thursday, March 4th, White Bird Clinic committed to endorsing the Oregon Right To Rest Act (HB 2367). We know from experience that the criminalization of homelessness harms our entire community: public funds drained by punitive measures and “clean-up” initiatives only deepen poverty by creating legal barriers to exiting homelessness. Penalizing people for living in […]

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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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Home Share Oregon!

The fires and economic hardship have displaced over 100,000 Oregonians at a time when we face the most severe affordable housing shortage in the state’s history. It will cost billions of dollars and take a decade to build enough homes to bridge the gap. At the same time, there are more than a million spare […]

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Drag Queens and Vaccines!

QT Clinic Presents: Drag Queens and Vaccines! A vaccine clinic for BIPOC and LGBTQIA++ Community featuring Moderna! Pre-registration required: https://tinyurl.com/QTclinic Saturday, May 1st & Sunday, May 2nd from 3:00-7:00pm at Spectrum on 150 W Broadway Second dose appointments will be made at the end of your first appointment for either Saturday, May 29th or Sunday, […]

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White Bird’s Help Book Has Been Hacked

Last weekend, White Bird Clinic had the good fortune to participate in Hack for a Cause, a local technology competition to build solutions to provide transformative public benefit. Over 200 participants volunteered to put their coding and software skills to the test and 11 non-profits offered up their problems to solve. The one we selected was the […]

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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 – Friday from 9am to 6pm, except every other Monday when we are closed between 12:30 – 2:30 for staff meetings. Please contact us at […]

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Helping Out Our Teens in Schools (HOOTS)

Home > Services > Helping Out Our Teens in Schools (HOOTS)   Helping Out Our Teens in Schools (HOOTS) Helping Out Our Teens in Schools (HOOTS) provides on-site integrated health care clinics and tragedy response support to a number of high schools in the Eugene/Springfield area. Each week, teams consisting of a medic (either a nurse or […]

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Sharing Healthcare Options Program (SHOP)

Sharing Healthcare Options Program (SHOP) The Sharing Healthcare Options Program (SHOP) is here to help you sign up for free or low-cost health insurance. Many of our clients qualify for OHP (Oregon Health Plan, Oregon’s free Medicaid coverage), but if you are over the income cutoff, SHOP staff can also provide assistance with purchasing private […]

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CAHOOTS FAQ

What is CAHOOTS? CAHOOTS (Crisis Assistance Helping Out On The Streets) is a mobile crisis intervention team integrated into the public safety system of the cities of Eugene and Springfield. Free response is available for a broad range of non-criminal crises, including homelessness, intoxication, disorientation, substance abuse and mental illness problems, and dispute resolution. Non-emergency […]

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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’s capacity by seventy-five percent. EUGENE, OREGON – 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’s Crisis Center has moved to 990 W 7th Avenue in Eugene

White Bird Clinic’s Crisis program will offer expanded walk-in services as well as a telephone crisis line from our renovated facility at 990 W 7th Ave beginning August 1st. The new location improves access to White Bird services for community members in the Jefferson Westside and Whiteaker neighborhoods, as well as West Eugene. The new crisis […]

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Enrolling in Patient Portal

LOG IN to Patient Portal You can request enrollment during an appointment. To use Patient Portal you must have at least one of these: An email address A phone that can receive texts During your enrollment you will need to create these: A username A password A security question and answer (click here for more […]

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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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Navigation Empowerment Services Team (NEST)

Home > Services > Navigation Empowerment Services Team (NEST)                          Donate Navigation Empowerment Services Team (NEST) White Bird Clinic is helping people with phone access, direct express cards, Assurance/Lifeline phones, and OHP. Hours are Tuesday through Thursday 9:30am to 12:30pm at 323 E 12th Ave. […]

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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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Senator Wyden and Mayor Vinis Visit CAHOOTS

Citing CAHOOTS as a Model for Reform

Senator Ron Wyden will meet with White Bird CAHOOTS staff at CAHOOTS headquarters at 970 W 7th Ave in Eugene to discuss how this groundbreaking program can be a model for a national policing reform package and how Congress can best support the work. “The Justice in Policing Act of 2020 takes a vital first […]

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$100K grant awarded for a COVID-19 Care Center

White Bird Medical Clinic has partnered with Kaiser Permanente to develop a safe, COVID-19 screening and testing center for Lane County’s unhoused populations. The screening center will be located in White Bird’s primary care walk-in clinic, with construction planned to start February 2021. The new primary care walk-in clinic will offer on-demand acute care to […]

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