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  • Oregon Aging & People with Disabilities Services - Local Offices

    Links to local offices for DHS Self-Sufficiency, DHS Child Welfare, County Developmental Disability Programs, DHS Aging and People with Disabilities and Area Agency on Aging, and Vocational Rehabilitation. Content Detail

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    Oregon Department of Human Services
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  • Oregon Health Authority Ombudsperson

    The OHA ombudsperson helps with complains and problems related to all medical programs operated by the Oregon Health Authority. Read More

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    Oregon Law Center - Statewide Administrative Office
  • Governor's Advocacy Office (Ombudsman)

    The Governor's Advocacy Office at the Department of Human Services is part of the Department's Director's Office and serves as the Ombudsman for the Department's programs and services. The Children's Ombudsman is also located in this office. Content Detail

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    State of Oregon Department of Human Services
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  • CSU - Client Services Unit

    The Client Services Unit (CSU) of the Oregon Health Authority provides information, referral and assistance resolving problems regarding medical coverage, the Oregon Health Plan, and billing problems. The toll-free number is 1-800-273-0557. Read More

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    Oregon Department of Human Services
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  • Your Right to Make Health Care Decisions

    Information from the Oregon Health Plan Client Handbook about your right to make health care decisions, including the use of advanced directives. Read More

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    Division of Medical Assistance Programs
  • Charity Care - Financial Assistance for Hospital Bills

    Charity Care is financial assistance for medical services. If you cannot afford to pay your hospital bill, you may be eligible to have part or all of the bill forgiven as Charity Care. Read More

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    Oregon Law Center - Statewide Administrative Office
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  • Keeping Utilities Going in Households with Persons Needing Ongoing Medical Care PDF

    Does someone in your household require ongoing medical care? Are you worried your electric, natural gas or telephone service might be disconnected? If you are, you should know that Oregon's regulated utilities offer a program to allow special payment arrangements to avoid having your telephone, electric and gas service from being shut off if you fall behind on paying your bills. If you have questions about this program, call the Oregon Public Utility Commission, Consumer Section at 1-800-522-2404. Content Detail

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    Oregon Public Utility Commission
  • Oregon Prescription Drug Program

    The OPDP is a state-sponsored program that enables Oregonians who are uninsured or under-insured to purchase prescription drugs at discounted prices. Learn more about this program and how to apply. Content Detail

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    Oregon Health Authority
  • Prescription Drugs - NeedyMeds

    Information about patient assistance programs, including Pharmaceutical Discount Cards, to help people who can't afford to purchase medicines obtain health supplies, medication and equipment. Content Detail

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    NeedyMeds
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  • Generic Drugs

    Information about generic prescription drugs and how their use might save you money. Content Detail

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    Federal Trade Commission
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  • Eldercare Locator

    The Eldercare Locator assists in finding local agencies in every U.S. community that can help older persons and their families access home and community-based services like transportation, meals, home care, and caregiver support services. Content Detail

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    US Dept. of Health and Human Services
  • Legal Issues for Older Adults

    The Legal Issues for Older Adults handbook is designed to help identify some of the matters that people may encounter as they age. The booklet may be read on line, downloaded for free, or purchased. Topics covered include benefits and medical programs, long-term care, estate planning, consumer information, protecting yourself from crime and abuse, and family relationships. Content Detail

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    Oregon State Bar
  • Oregon Healthcare.gov

    Resources to help you apply for health insurance and financial help through Oregon's Affordable Care Act program. Content Detail

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    Oregon Health Authority
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  • Oregon Veterans

    The Oregon Department of Veterans' Affairs provides free benefits counseling and claims service to veterans, survivors, and dependents on all veterans' benefits. The agency also provides home loans at lower rates to veterans who qualify. Content Detail

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    Oregon Department of Veterans' Affairs
  • Public Benefits for You and Your Family

    Information about government benefits that you may qualify to receive for you and your family. Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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