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

All CSC offices are re-opened for in-person services for the first time since March 2020!

Previously scheduled appointments will continue to take place over the phone, to change to an in-person appointment, call ahead. Newly scheduled appointments can be by phone or in person.

Learn more below.

Applications are no longer being accepted for COVID rental assistance through CSC, but Oregon Emergency Rental Assistance is still available.

If you’ve already applied with us, check the status of your application below.

Visit our Housing page to learn more about our other programs that may be able to help.

CSC is actively working to help our communities with a variety of needs during the COVID-19 pandemic.

With supports for housing, utilities, food, employment, and more, CSC is here to help.

Click the links below to learn more.

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