Benton Resources

Support Groups

Family Support and Education Groups hosted by Oregon Family Support Network Mental Health and Behavioral Issues:

Meets the last Tuesday of every month

Developmental Disabilities and Autism:

Meets the second Tuesday of every month.
These groups meet at Grace Lutheran at the corner of Kings Blvd. and Harrison in Corvallis from 5:30pm-7:30pm. Dinner is provided and children's programs are available on site for ages 3 and up.

Teen and Young Adult Groups hosted by Oregon Family Support Network:

  • Teen Social Club:
    Autism, Aspergers, and Friends - meets the second Wednesday of the month This group meets at Grace Lutheran Church in Corvallis from 6pm-7:30pm

  • High School and Up Group:
    meets the last Tuesday of the month This group meets from 6pm-7:30pm with dinner being served at 5:30pm at Grace Lutheran Church.

  • Young Adult Connect (post high school to age 25):
    Meets the 4th Wednesday of the month
    This group meets from 6pm-8pm at The Clubhouse on Jack London Rd. in Corvallis.

For the above groups: Families should call ahead with any special needs. Contact is Hilary Harrison, Benton County Regional Director at (541) 740-6306 or


Oregon Teen Conference
Current of former foster youth ages 16-20 are welcome to apply for the conference. Runs for 4 days at Lewis and Clark College. Look for the next conference in the Summer of 2015!

Family Friendly Activities In Corvallis
Includes outdoor activities, museums and more.

Benton County Tourism
Experience Benton County with these suggestions.

Corvallis Guide
Provides a sample of the variety of events available in Corvallis.