United Community Action Network
Helping People, Changing Lives - Serving Douglas and Josephine Counties
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Additional Help Available Now!

UCAN currently has more resources to help you with your rent, utility payments and health insurance needs. These resources have income requirements, but some requirements have changed, leaving more people eligible for help.

Click here if you need help to meet any of these needs

Status of our Locations

The reception areas of all our locations are all currently open to the public at regular hours of operations. Please feel free to visit our offices to drop off or pick up applications and other forms you may need. If you have a food donation to make at Feeding Umpqua, or are volunteering with them, you are free to stop by during their normal operating hours. To find out what the hours are of a particular location, click here.

Many services continue to be provided remotely at this time. You can call us to find out how to obtain services. To find the phone number for a particular service, select the name of what you need under the drop down menu beneath “Need Help?” Find the service you need and then select it. The page that opens should have a phone number for you to call. We look forward to helping you!


Getting Help Paying Utility Bills Made Easier

We’ve made it easier for you to set up a time to meet our staff to get help with your heating bill. Learn more here.


After July 1, if you are renting, your landlord can evict you if you do not start paying your monthly rent. But you can protect yourself from being evicted for rent that you owe from between April 1, 2020 and June 30, 2021. To learn more, click here.


Oregon has a new program that can help you pay for rent, utilities and even Internet service. To find out more about this program, click here.

Head Start accepting applications

We are currently enrolling 3 and 4 year olds in the Head Start program. Click here to apply.

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