United Community Action Network
Helping People, Changing Lives - Serving Douglas and Josephine Counties
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Currently accepting applications...

...for the 2016-17 school year. Head Start prepares children ages 3-4 for school and life by improving their self-image and skills. Head Start provides half-day classes in many locations in Douglas County.  If you are pregnant or the parent of a newborn, infant or toddler (age 0-2), our Early Head Start program staff are available to work with you to support your family's and your child's development. Applications for Early Head Start are taken on a continuing basis as this is a year round program.

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UCAN Volunteers Receive Award-More Volunteers Needed!

UCAN's Josephine County RSVP "Vet Team" members, Craig Pears and Alan Crews, regional winners of this year's Governor's Volunteer Award, have worked tirelessly to enhance the lives of homeless veterans. UCAN currently has a special need for volunteers to help in another Senior Corps Program, the Foster Grandparents Program. Learn more about this program here. If you are interesting in becoming a Foster Grandparent, call Seth Kirby at 541-492-3927 or email him at seth.kirby@ucancap.org.  

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Help Vets and Their Families Get Housed

UCAN is looking for additional landlords to rent to veterans and their families in Josephine County. There is a critical need for such housing. If you are a landlord, you can learn more about how you can help here.