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

We have received CARES Act funding to support renters financially impacted by the pandemic in Linn, Benton and Lincoln Counties. Interested applicants need to be screened online or call (541) 704-7506 to be screened

Click here to report a COVID-19 related layoff for yourself or others.

We are collecting this data to understand unemployment rates in our region to help get crisis-relief assistance where it is needed. Providing this information is not an application for any CSC programs or services.

Click here for a list of emergency meal resources in Linn and Benton counties.

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