Meet your wellness goals

Let our outreach staff help you find health resources and human services for adults and children– at our health center and in the community. Visit us at our Bandon clinic or Port Orford office.

We know your health needs may go beyond medical exams and check-ups. Our trained and caring outreach staff can help you make sense of health care paperwork
assist with applications for health insurance, food stamps, and housing, and
connect you with resources to help you live well and do what you love.

Health Insurance Enrollment Assistance


Coast Community Health Center enrollment assisters and outreach workers are trained to help families and individuals check their eligibility and enroll or re-enroll in OHP or Federal Marketplace plans online at

Want to Speed Your Insurance Application?

Here’s what you should bring.

• An email address where you can receive messages about your account

• Your mailing address

• Birthdates for you and members of your household whom you’d like to enroll

• Social Security numbers -or- Alien Resident numbers (for those who have one)

• Your gross household income (from pay stubs or W-2 forms)

• Information about health insurance available to you through an employer

You will not be asked about pre-existing medical conditions.

Mobile-Friendly Download:

Enrollment Checklist

Call for an appointment

in Bandon or Port Orford.

Health insurance enrollment assistance is available to all members of the community. The service is free and confidential.

Program Enrollment & More

Drop-in enrollment assistance and more. No appointment needed!

Find our outreach staff at a location near you. Check our calendar for times and locations.

Outreach Near You

Our outreach team members visit handy locations in Bandon, Langlois and Port Orford.

Meet us at libraries, food banks and community events. No appointment needed!

Talk with us about free or reduced cost health programs.

And, get help applying for

health insurance
food, SNAP and WIC,
housing and energy, and
other assistance programs.

Check our calendar for times and locations.

Students & Families

Our outreach staff are available each week at Bandon and Port Orford/Langlois public schools.

Students and their parents or guardians can request an appointment or just drop by.

We can share information about health care and programs to help students stay healthy. Ask us if children or adults in your home qualify for free or reduced cost services.

Check our calendar for times and locations.

Transportation Assistance & Personal Care

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We can make it easier to get to and from your health center appointments.

We can–

• help schedule your ride,
• provide a bus pass or gas card,
• or set up a pick up or drop off.

Do you have OHP?

Your insurance includes transportation. Schedule your ride, or let us know if you need assistance.

Advanced Health patients can ride with
Bay Cities Brokerage, 1-877-324-8109

AllCare patients can ride with
Ready Ride, 1-800-479-7920

More Transportation Options

Patients not enrolled with OHP may qualify for gas cards or bus passes. Dollar amounts are based on your driving distance. To get started, we’ll complete a Patient Transportation Assistance form.

Download our Transportation Policy for details.

Personal Care

Let us know if you need help with personal care.

We can help with showers and laundry. We can also assist with emergency goods, such as food, toiletries, blankets and clothing.

Showers and laundry assistance are by appointment. Talk with your provider, or contact outreach staff, to plan a visit.

Meet the Team

Outreach & Enrollment Staff in Bandon and Port Orford

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Steve Nagel

Community Wellness Liasion

When you need assistance, take advantage of these community resources.

Public Transportation

Coast Community Health Center is located just across the street from the Bandon public transit stop at Bandon Shopping Center.

Coastal Express, 541-412-8806

Coos County Area Transit (CCAT) -and-
Bandon Dial-A-Ride, 541-347-4131

Exclusive Trans., 541-290-0382

Fairway Shuttle, 541-808-4683

Translink for Coos and Curry counties, 1-888-518-8160

Yellow Cab Taxi, 541-267-3111

Food Assistance Programs


Bandon Senior Nutrition Center

Coastal Harvest
Contact Christine, 541-329-9726

E.A.T., Everyone At the Table
Contact Allison Hundley, 541-404-2268

Good Neighbors Food Bank

Restoration Worship Center Food Pantry
Contact Laurie Bowman, 541-347-4900


Langlois Food Pantry

Port Orford

The Common Good
Port Orford Food Pantry

Housing Assistance

Residential Resources

Oregon Coast Community Action
ORCCA assists area residents with necessities such as food, early childhood education, housing and home energy assistance.

North Bend Housing Authority  (H.U.D.)
North Bend Housing Authority serves both Coos and Curry Counties.

Homeless Resources

THE House
745 Koos Bay Blvd. Coos Bay, OR 97423

South Coast Gospel Mission              
1999 N. 7th St, Coos Bay OR  97420

Maslow Project, At Risk Kids (ARK)
755 S 7th St, Coos Bay OR 97420

Senior and Disabled Services

Coos County Area Agency on Aging

Coos Elderly Services

Curry County Area Agency and People with Disabilities

North Bend Adult Protective Department (APD)

The Department of Human Services supports seniors and people with physical disabilities with resources and information about aging, health related issues, caregiving services, how to get legal, housing, food and financial help; and support and advocacy for older Oregonians.


Learn about the Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance program, and find help with Medicare enrollment on our Programs page.

Coos County Emergency Resources


Dial 211 toll free to access additional Coos and Curry County health and community service resources.

Mental Health 24 Hour Crisis Hotline
Toll Free 1-888-543-5763

National Suicide Hotline
Toll Free 1-800-273-8255

Poison Control
Toll Free 1-800-222-1222