Thrive now has their own website!
You can find them at


BEND:              Monday 10-12                                Bend Downtown Library                      610 NW Wall St.
                          Wednesday 12-2                           
Bend Downtown Library                      610 NW Wall St.

                          Friday 3-5                                      Bend Downtown Library                      610 NW Wall St.

BEND:              Wednesday  8-12                           Bend Church Breakfast                       680 NW Bond St.

BEND:              Thursday  12-2                               East Bend Library                                62080 Dean Swift Rd.

BEND:              Thursday  2-6                                 Arial Glen Apartments                         1700 SE TEmpest Dr.

LA PINE:          Friday 10-11:30                              La Pine Library                                     16425 1st St.

LA PINE:          Friday 12-2                                     La Pine Community Kitchen                16480 Finley Butte Rd. 

REDMOND:      Monday & Thursday 1-3               Redmond Library                                  827 SW Deschutes Ave

REDMOND:      Thursday 4-6                                 Jericho Table Dinner                             205 NW 4th St.

Thrive Central Oregon seeks to connect individual needs with community resources; providing outreach to people in need of social services and support. We help them access food, housing, medical and mental health services, etc.

Thrive Central Oregon provides engagement and ongoing case management services that include:

  • Housing: assistance with locating vacancies, completing applications and filing appeals
  • Health: completing OHP applications, connections to physical and mental health providers
  • Employment: referral to employment supports and resume assistance
  • Social Security: submitting applications for benefits for those unable to work due to a disability
  • Basic needs: connection to utility assistance, food and clothing resources

United Way of Deschutes County is the fiscal sponsor for Thrive Central Oregon, housing the program, providing project management, accounting, record keeping, financial management, and fund raising support.

For more information or assistance contact

Sarah Kelley
(541) 728-1022


In partnership with the United Way of Deschutes County, NeighborImpact and The Hub Redmond