Helping People. Changing Lives.

As your state-designated community action agency for 40 years, Community Services Consortium is here to help. We offer a wide range of programs and services in Linn, Benton and Lincoln counties, and select services in Polk county. Our mission is to overcome poverty in our region, by connecting people with the tools and resources they need to build better futures. CSC works together with community partners to overcome poverty, one person at a time.

Housing

Helping people who are homeless, providing assistance for households facing eviction.

Housing

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Utility Assistance

Assisting low-income community members by paying towards their utility bills.

Utility Assistance

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Weatherization

Providing home weatherization to increase energy savings and make homes more comfortable and safe for you and your family.

Weatherization

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Linn Benton Food Share

Providing food to our local community through a network of non-profit partners.

Linn Benton Food Share

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Head Start

Providing support, enrichment and education to children and their families in a nurturing learning environment.

Head Start

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Workforce & Education

Offering an array of employment and educational programs for youth, young adults, adults and the whole family.

Workforce & Education

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The Latest from CSC

Applications are currently closed due to high demand and limited funding. COVID Rent Relief may reopen in May, continue check our website for updates.

If you’ve already applied, check the status of your application below or visit our Housing page to learn more about our other programs that may be able to help.

CSC is actively working to help our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

We will be reopening our COVID Rent Relief program in February 2021. Online application coming soon.

Click the links below to learn more.

We have complied a list of regional, state and federal resources for our communities impacted by the 2020 wildfires.

View our list of resources and our agency’s wildfire impact statement on what we’ve been doing to help those affected below.

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We send out newsletters monthly with program info, agency updates, news and events, involvement opportunities and other information for our partners, neighbors and community.