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Resource List

Assistance for Families

Oregon Child Abuse Hotline: 855-503-SAFE (7233)

Community Counseling Solutions 

Condon Behavioral Health Services 
PO BOX 705 
422 N Main St.  
Condon OR 97823 
Arlington Behavioral Health Services 
Arlington Mall 
Fossil Behavioral Health Services 
PO BOX 207 
401 4th St. 
Fossil OR 97830 
Services include: 

  • Mental Health Services 

  • Drug/Alcohol Treatment 

  • Public Health 

  • Crisis 

  • Many other services 







North Central Education Service District 
Gilliam, Sherman and Wheeler Counties 
Business Office: 541-384-3808
PO BOX 591 
135 S. Main St., Condon OR 97823 

  • Healthy Families 

Programs for new parents 

  • Head Start 

Head Start is a federal program that promotes school readiness of children ages birth to five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social and emotional development. 

  • WIC (Women, Infants & Children) & FVRX (Frontier Veggie Prescription Program)

Nutrition support and education programs. 

  • Early Intervention/ Early Childhood Special Education 

Call if you have any concerns about any baby, toddler or preschool child regarding their ability to: walk, talk, see, hear, respond to others, play, learn, or cope with new situations. Anyone can refer a child for a developmental screening and all services are free of charge.  
The program provides developmental screenings and evaluations 
for children ages birth-five in the Tri-County area, serving GIlliam, Wheeler, and Sherman Counties.  

  • Home School 

Information about enrollment, Oregon law, and Q and A. 

  • Special Education 

Assistance for local schools to provide Special Education services to children.  





Haven (Help Against Violent Encounters Now) 

HAVEN provides services to all victims and survivors of domestic/teen-dating/sexual violence and stalking through intervention, prevention and education programs. HAVEN provides a 24-hour crisis line, emergency response and shelter, individual/medical and court advocacy, information and referral, support groups, prevention education, bi-lingual/bi-cultural services for Spanish speakers, and training for professionals. HAVEN service primarily Wasco, Sherman, Gilliam and Wheeler Counties.  
Crisis line: 1-800-249-4789 
Office line: 541-296-1662 





Wheeler County Public Health 
712 Jay Street, PO BOX 307 
Fossil, OR 97830 

  • Babies First Program 

A home visiting service provided by a Public Health Nurse for families with babies and young children up to age 5, to make sure their babies are healthy as they grow and learn.  

  • Child & Adolescent Health 

This program includes well child check ups, immunizations and primary care. 

  • Immunizations 

Free vaccinations for eligible children through 18 years of age. Offer vaccinations to eligible adults on a sliding fee scale.  






Gilliam County Public Health
422 N. Main Street
PO Box 597

Condon, Oregon 97823

Gilliam County Victims Assistance              Wheeler County Victims Assistance                            
PO Box 636                                                  PO Box 446
Condon, Oregon                                          Fossil, Oregon                                     
Phone: 541-384-4704                                            Phone: 541-763-2380

Gilliam County Food Pantry 
103 S. Lincoln Street                                   150 Hemlock Street
Condon, Oregon                                          Arlington, Oregon 
Open fourth Monday every Month              Open second Monday every Month
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.                                 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Wheeler County Food Pantry
702 E 3rd Street
Fossil, Oregon
Open Third Tuesday every Month
9:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.

Oregon State Assistance Programs: 
For questions about the SNAP (food assistance) program:
Phone: 503-945-5600  
Assistance Programs include: 

  • Food and Cash Assistance 

  • Child Care 

  • Other services - Parenting Education, Family & Youth Services - Resource for prenatal or post-partum depression. - turn everyday moments into fun learning opportunities. 

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