The resources below are available to qualifying families based on individual program criteria. We have highlighted those that are available for both domestic or international families, as well as those that are only available to domestic families. If you are a student and assistance is needed in completing application paperwork, contact the HSRC on campus!
Department of Human Services: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)- Domestic

The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program provides cash assistance to low-income families with children while they strive to become self-sufficient. The program's goal is to reduce the number of families living in poverty, through employment and community resources. 

For more information on how to apply visit their website

The local DHS office is located at

545 SW 2nd, Ste. B
Corvallis, OR 97333

Phone: 541-757-4201


Community Services Consortium Resources- Domestic & International

The CSC has compiled a list of local resources dealing with your health and well-being such as:

  • Medical
  • Crisis Intervention & Assistance
  • Financial Services
  • and much more!

Visit their website for more information!


WIC: Nutrition for you and your family- Domestic & International

WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (up to age 5).The Oregon WIC Program aims to provide public health leadership in promoting the health and improved nutritional status of Oregon's families by providing:

  • Nutrition education
  • Breastfeeding promotion
  • Supplemental nutritious foods
  • Partnerships with and referral to other public and private community groups

Benton County Health Department
530 NW 27th Street
Corvallis, OR 97330


For more information, please visit their website.


Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)- Domestic

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is a federal program offers nutrition assistance to millions of eligible, low-income individuals and families and provides economic benefits to communities. SNAP is the largest program in the domestic hunger safety net. Oregon works with our federal partners, other State agencies, nutrition educators, and neighborhood and faith-based organizations to ensure that those eligible for nutrition assistance can make informed decisions about applying for the program and can access benefits.

For more information and/or to apply visit their website.


Oregon Health Plan- Domestic

The Oregon Health Plan (OHP) provides health care coverage to low-income Oregonians through programs administered by the Division of Medical Assistance Programs (DMAP). Currently, more than 900,000 people each month receive health care coverage through the Oregon Health Plan.

For more information visit their website.


Parenting Success Network- Domestic & International

The Parenting Success Network is a coalition of organizations in Linn and Benton counties dedicated to strengthening and supporting families. Network organizations provide educational programs and support services to enhance parents’ ability to raise healthy children in caring homes.

For more information and to view upcoming classes visit their website

We have also compiled a list of retailers in Benton County that sell things at lower prices.