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Salem Oregon

Support Groups &

Self Help Organizations

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Behavior | General | Illness | Family


Behavior Problems


Adult Children of Alcoholics
503-390-2482

Al-Anon/Alateen Family Groups
503-370-7363

Alcoholics Anonymous
503-399-0599 or 503-769-6518 in Stayton

Alcoholics Victorious
503-362-4355

Cocaine Anonymous of Oregon
1-800-662-2463

Co-dependents Anonymous
503-588-7199
503-873-3358 in Silverton after 7:00 p.m.

Eating Disorders Information
503-370-3733 or 503-588-1337

Gamblers Anonymous and Gam-Anon
503-390-9455 or 503-393-5585

Inside Out Care, Inc.
Gang and crisis intervention counseling
503-362-2143

Narcotics Anonymous
(503) 967-6262, Corvallis
(503) 926-2804, Albany

Overeaters Anonymous
503-581-0589

Secular Organizations for Sobriety
503-371-6109

Take Off Pounds Sensibly
503-364-1454


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    General


    Association for Retarded Citizens of Marion County
    503-581-3451

    Baptist Marriage Encounter
    (503) 258-5266

    Canyon Crisis Center (24 hour)
    (503) 897-2327, Mill City

    Consumer Credit Counseling Service
    503-581-7301

    Crime Victims United
    503-371-4807

    Crisis and Information Hotline
    581-5535

    Gay and Lesbian Information
    503-363-6618

    Gay and Lesbian Parent/Family Support Group
    (503) 472-7475, or (503) 472-7941, McMinnville

    Judean Society
    Support for divorced/separated Catholic women
    (503) 259-2926, evenings, Lebanon

    Mano a Mano
    Food, clothing, translations and referrals
    503-363-1895

    Marriage Encounter, Worldwide
    1-800-795-5683

    Mental Health Association of Marion County
    503-370-4408, and Oregon, 1-800-452-5011

    Mid-Valley Women's Crisis Service
    503-399-7722

    National Federation of the Blind of Oregon
    503-390-9219 or 1-800-422-7093

    Neighbor to Neighbor Mediation Service
    Help resolving conflicts
    503-585-0651

    Nursing Home Ombudsman
    503-378-6533, Salem
    1-800-522-2602 outside Salem

    Nutrition First
    U.S.D.A. Childcare Food Program
    503-581-7563 or 1-800-288-6368

    Operation Desert Shield Support Group
    503-373-2386

    Oregon Council on Problem Gambling
    1-800-772-7799

    Oregon Council of the Blind
    503-364-5825 or 1-800-527-6817

    Physician Referral
    By Marion/Polk County Medical Society
    503-362-9674

    Red Cross - Willamette Chapter
    503-585-5414

    Regeneration Recovery
    Marital/addiction problems
    503-623-7730

    St. Bridgid's Home for Unwed Mothers
    503-585-7213

    St. Monica's Home for Single Mothers
    And babies
    503-371-1019

    St. Vincent de Paul Society
    503-364-5672

    Salem Alliance for Mentally Ill
    Family support group
    503-370-7774 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays or 503-371-1021

    Salem Literacy Council
    For adult non-readers
    503-588-0307

    Salem Pregnancy Center
    503-364-2464

    Salem Women's Home and Family Shelter
    503-362-7487

    Salvation Army
    503-585-6688

    Secular Humanist Alternative/Rational Solutions
    503-370-7576

    Senior Services Agency
    Marion, Polk, Yamhill counties
    503-371-1313

    Tel-Med
    Audio tape library on medical topics
    503-371-3737

    TOPS
    Take Off Pounds Sensibly
    1-800-YEA-TOPS

    West Salem chapter, 503-585-0306 or 503-362-4197
    South Salem chapters, 503-362-4527 or 503-585-9865
    East Salem chapter, 503-390-1318
    Downtown Salem chapter, 503-581-3061 or 503-390-3487
    Keizer, 503-393-6388
    Aumsville chapter, 503-749-1252

    Union Gospel Mission
    503-362-3983

    Veterans Counseling Center
    503-362-9911

    Vision Loss Support Groups
    503-364-3043 or 503-378-0888

    Widowed and Movin' On
    503-588-6303

    Women's Crisis Center
    503-399-7722

    Woodburn Grief Recovery Support Group
    (503) 982-2891


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    Illness/Terminal Disease

    AIDS, MASS
    Marion County Chapter 503-363-4963
    Lincoln County chapter (503) 996-3962
    Yamhill County chapter, (800) 223-2737, Ext. 159

    ALS
    Lou Gehrig's disease - Support Group
    503-623-5448

    Alzheimer's Support

    Alzheimer's Network of Oregon
    503-364-8100

    Alzheimer's Association Oregon Chapter
    1-800-272-3900

    American Cancer Society
    581-4577

    Arthritis Foundation
    (503) 222-7246, 9 a.m. - noon, Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays,
    or (503) 967-8949, mornings

    Arthritis Support Group of Salem
    503-585-5592 or 503-362-3920

    Better Breathers
    Respiratory Support Group
    503-370-5678

    Breast Cancer Support Group at YWCA
    503-581-9922

    Cancer Support Group
    503-585-7327

    Diabetes Association of Linn-Benton Counties
    (503) 752-7539

    Diabetes Association of the Mid-Willamette Valley
    503-370-7646

    Diabetic Support Group
    503-364-8862

    Environmental Illness/Multiple Chemical Sensitivities
    503-371-3161 or 503-370-8527

    Epileptic Support Group for Family and Friends
    503-588-7528 and 503-371-9486

    Fibromyalgia/CFIDS Support Group
    Evening/Sunday group 503-581-8067

    Willamette Valley Hospice
    503-588-3600

    Make-A-Wish Foundation
    Salem Sub-Chapter
    503-588-3558

    Mid-Willamette Valley Gluten-Free Support Group
    (503) 538-4382 in Newberg, 503-371-6323 evenings in Salem

    Multiple Sclerosis Support Group
    503-585-7160

    Panic Disorder Support Group
    503-585-4305 or 503-588-2209

    Parkinson's Disease Support Group
    503-393-7629 or 503-399-7599

    Parkinson's Society, Willamette Columbia
    (503) 229-7717 in Portland

    Prostate Cancer Support Group
    503-364-9633

    Resource Center
    For those with a serious illness
    503-581-8302

    Salem Head Injury Survivor Support Group
    For survivors only
    1-800-544-5243

    Sleep Disorders Center
    Salem Hospital
    503-370-5170

    Stroke Recovery Support Group
    503-390-4062 or 503-390-7441 in Keizer


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    Parents & Children


    Autism Council of Oregon
    503-370-8428 or McMinnville (503) 472-0946



    Bereavement Services

    Willamette Valley Hospice
    Willamette Valley Hospice Bereavement Services for Children and Families. Support for grieving children, families and adults.

    503-588-3600



    La Leche League International
    Breastfeeding
    503-743-3216

    Candlelighters
    Support group for families of children with cancer
    503-581-9341 or 503-623-8532

    Caesarean Birth Council of Salem
    Childbirth Education Association
    503-364-9381

    Child Abuse Prevention Center
    503-390-0112

    Childbearing-Loss
    Education and Recovery for Men
    503-838-8776

    Child care in emergencies
    503-585-2491 - After hours: Women's Crisis Service 503-399-7722

    Child Care Information Service
    503-585-2491
    1-800-289-5533 in Marion, Polk, and Yamhill counties

    Provider Resource Organization
    503-585-9435

    Salem Home Child Care Association
    P.O. Box 13761
    Salem, Or 97309

    Children and Other Relatives of Aging Persons
    503-390-9786

    Dads Against Discrimination
    For divorced or unwed fathers
    (503) 222-1111

    Direction Service
    For handicapped children and their families
    503-362-9586

    Early Years
    Support group for parents of young children
    Salem Childbirth Education Association
    503-364-9381

    Family Planning/Prenatal Programs
    Marion County Health Department
    503-588-5355

    Family Resource Council
    503-378-0677

    Hispanic Parent Support Group
    In Spanish
    503-378-0677

    HOME Youth and Resource Center
    503-391-6428

    International Education Forum
    Student foreign exchange program
    503-749-1423

    MOMS Club of Salem
    For at-home mothers
    North Salem/Keizer Moms Club
    503-315-1551
    South Salem Moms Club
    503-315-7933

    Mothers Against Drunk Driving - M.A.D.D.
    Blodgett (Benton County) (503) 453-4485 eves
    McMinnville, (503) 472-9272 eves
    Marion County, 503-390-8086
    Portland (503) 656-4805, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., weekdays

    Mothers of Multiples Club
    503-371-6836 or 503-393-0963

    Oregon Family Support Network
    For children with emotional, behavioral, or mental health disorders
    503-581-2047

    Oregon Society for Deaf Children
    503-363-7372

    Parents Anonymous
    For parents with stress difficulties
    503-581-9922

    Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
    503-378-7698 or (503) 897-2524

    Parents of Special Kids
    503-370-8990

    Parents Without Partners
    503-581-9446 or 503-581-1548

    Polk Teen Parent Project
    503-838-4085

    Pregnancy Hotline
    1-800-342-6688

    Preemies
    For parents of premature babies
    Salem Childbirth Education Association
    503-364-9381 or 503-581-3330

    Pregnancy/Parenting
    Information, Counseling, Referrals
    Salem childbirth Education Association
    503-364-9381

    Respite Care Program
    Sitter referral service for handicapped children and adults
    503-581-3451

    Special Delivery
    Support group for unwed pregnant women and unwed mothers
    503-390-5225

    StreetWise
    Working with at risk youth
    503-363-5037

    Teen Parent Program, YWCA
    503-399-3105

    Tender Loving Choices
    Support for women in crisis pregnancy)
    503-581-2477

    USDA Child Care Food Program
    503-375-3663


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