Health

HEALTH PROGRAMS

HEalth

All programs are for individuals and families who live within the Canby School District.

– EMERGENCY FOOD BOXES

Hunger exists in every community of our country. 1 person out of 6 struggles to get enough to eat. Our aim is to provide a meal or two for families in a food emergency to get them through to the next community food bank.

Canby Area Food Banks:

St. Patrick’s Catholic Church

503-266-9411
498 N.W. 9th St.
4:00 – 8:00 pm
Every Wednesday

New to The Canby Center. . .

The Food Pantry formerly located at Canby Alliance Church
is now located at our facility at 681 SW 2nd Ave. 
It will run on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month
starting at 9:30am.

Any questions? Call us at 503-266-2920

– HARVEST SHARE

Every Tuesday, doors open at 9:30 am and Harvest Share starts at 10:00 am.

This is a free resource of fresh fruits, vegetables, eggs, bread and other miscellaneous groceries every Tuesday at The Canby Center. Harvest Share is made possible due to partnerships with local farm stands, fruit and vegetable farms, community members, Gleaners, Safeway and Cutsforth Thriftway.

– MOBILE KITCHEN

Thursdays 11:00am—1:00pm

The St. Vincent De Paul mobile kitchen offers a free hot lunch every Thursday at The Canby Center. Come and join us!!!

– Lunch is also shared inside The Canby Center on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 11:00 to 1:00 pm.

– CLOTHING EXCHANGE

Monday – Thursday: 11:30 am until 3:30 pm

Adequate clothing and hygiene are two of the most basic human needs identified which provides an individual with a sense of dignity and self-worth. The Clothing Exchange is a program provided by the generous donations of our local community. Clients are permitted to access the resources of the Clothing Exchange every 2 months.  The Clothing Exchange is not a hand-out, but rather a hand-up. To foster a sense of being a contributing member of our Canby community, returning clients are encouraged to donate clothing as well.

– BLANKETS / SLEEPING BAGS

Blankets and sleeping bags may be available.

– TOILETRIES

Basic toiletries may be accessed for those in challenging situations.

– EMERGENCY DENTAL CARE

Days and times vary depending on availability.Free emergency dental treatment is available through the Medical Teams International Dental Clinic on a regular basis. Extractions and/or simple fillings are performed to alleviate pain and improve health.To qualify as an applicant people must live within the Canby School District, become a client of The Canby Center and complete a dental application.

 – REFERRALS

Vision and Medical referrals are available for those who are uninsured.

– LAUNDRY

Free use of the washer and dryer is available on a first-come first-served basis Monday-Thursday 11:00AM-3:00PM (Last load is not to be started past 3:00)