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A Family For Every Child
1675 West 11th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97402

Fax: 541-343-2866

Tax I.D. 20-4151057

Christy Obie-Barrett,
Executive Director

A Family For Every Child is a non-profit organization that serves families, children, and agencies nationwide. Thank you for all your support.
Deschutes Resources

Support Groups


Parents Helping Parents Family Support Group hosted by Oregon Family Support Network
This group meets from 6pm-8pm at Westside Church at 2051 NW Shevlin Rd. in Bend and is for families of children with social, behavioral, or emotional issues, autism, or developmental disabilities to meet other families in a confidential and supportive setting. Dinner is provided and children's programs are available on-site for ages 3 and up. Meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month

RSVP is required to Hilary at 541-740-6306 or hilaryh@ofsn.net


Saturday Sibling Group
Meets the first Saturday of each month during the school year from 10am-11:30am at Hamer Counseling and Consultation Services 15 NW Park Place, Suite 110 in Bend. Brothers and sisters, ages 5-18, who have a sibling experiencing diverse needs are encouraged to come hang out together! This is a time for siblings to share experiences, enjoy fun activities, as well as learn self-care techniques and advocacy strategies. There is a fee for this class which includes a snack and all materials.

For more information or to register to attend please contact Amanda K. Hamer at


Bend Support Group hosted by Autism Society of Oregon
Meets the 4th Tuesday of every month from 6pm-7:30pm at Abilitree 2525 NE Twin Knolls Dr. in Bend. This is a great way to benefit from emotional connection and support in an understanding and welcoming environment and to share or listen to useful information, advice, tips, and an emotional boost from others in similar situations. 

Follow the link for more information


Deschutes County Foster/Adopt Support Group

Located: La Pine, Oregon


Bend Attachment Parenting
Supports compassionate and peaceful parenting for families throughout Central Oregon.



Family Support Services

Child and Family Program
This program provides behavioral health treatment and support services to eligible children, adolescents and families




Professional Help


Dr. Vince Berger
Can call and receive advice from the doctor and his staff.



Adoption Therapists in Deschutes County
Provides a list of professionals that can help you and your child through any problems you are facing.

Deschutes County Human Services
Main Line: (541) 322-7554



Therapists/counselors


Kelsey Dunlap
Specialties and Issues: Child or Adolescents, Depression, Self-esteem, ADHD, Adoption, Anxiety, Autism, Bipolar disorder, Grief, Eating disorder, Self-harming, and others

Location: Counseling 300 SE. Reed Market Rd. suite 270 Bend, Oregon 97702


Megan West
Specialties and Issues are Trauma/PTSD, Depression, Anxiety, Addiction, Anger management, Behavioral issues, family conflict, Asperger syndrome, parenting, self-harming, and teen violence.

Location: 300 SE. Reed Market Rd. suite 225 Bend, Oregon 97702


Bend counseling and Biofeedback
Issues covered: Adoption, ADHD, Anxiety, relationship issues, and family conflict.

Location: 851 NE 8th St. Bend, Oregon 97701


Julia Dotson
Some Issues: Child or Adolescents, Anxiety, Depression, ADHD, Anger management, Asperger's syndrome, Autism, Behavioral Issues, Eating disorders, and Parenting.

Website: Bend Therapy
Location: 745 NW. Mt. Washington Dr. suite 304 Bend, Oregon 97701


Kimberly A. Martin
Issues covered: Child or Adolescent, Trauma/PTSD, Family conflict, ADHD, Adoption, Academic Underachievement, Anxiety, Anger management, Coping skills, Behavioral issues, Depression, Grief, Emotional disturbance, Parenting, Self-esteem, Parenting, Relationship issues, Teen violence, and Self-harming.

Location: Alpine Counseling 300 SE. Reed Market Rd. suite 270 Bend, Oregon 97702


Dr. Keith Orton
Specialties and Issues: Relationship Issues, Depression, Anxiety, Adoption, Anger management, Behavioral issues, Family conflict, Grief, Parenting, and others.

Location: 45 NW. Mt. Washington Dr. suite 301 Bend, Oregon 97701




Events


The Child and Family Team
Offering intensive, community-based support for eligible youth and families on the Oregon Health Plan. The team uses a wrap-around model that brings together people from different parts of a youth’s life for planning and support. With the help of a facilitator, these people work together and coordinate their activities in order to assist the youth.




LGBTQ Resources in Deschutes County


Upcoming events in Central Oregon (mostly Bend area) for LGBT families


Mental Health Services


The Child and Family Team
Offering intensive, community-based support for eligible youth and families on the Oregon Health Plan. The team uses a wrap-around model that brings together people from different parts of a youth’s life for planning and support. With the help of a facilitator, these people work together and coordinate their activities in order to assist the youth.