COVID-19 | Community Resources

Josephine Community Library remains committed to enriching the community through the tools we have available. As we learn of new community resources we will add them here.

Oregon Health Authority

Oregon Health Authority | COVID-19 Updates
Please watch the Oregon Health Authority’s COVID-19 Update page for the most up to date information. For general information on COVID-19 in Oregon, call 211. If you are having a medical emergency call 911.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC’s Corona Virus Updates
Watch the CDC’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) resource page has the most up to date information from the Federal government. It includes information about symptoms, how to prepare your family, guidance on travel. and information about childcare and schools, businesses and employer, and community and faith-based organization resources.

Food Access

Josephine County Food Bank
Throughout the ongoing changes with the situation surrounding COVID-19, Josephine County Food Bank’s Facebook page will have the most current information. You can also call them at 541-479-5556.

Partners for a Hunger Free Oregon
Partners for a Hunger Free Oregon has assembled information on accessing school meals during school closures. They also have answered many questions around SNAP benefits, Food Pantries, meals for college students and more.

Free WiFi

Spectrum Cable

In an effort to ensure Americans have necessary access to online resources, qualifying households with students can get 60 days of FREE access with a Spectrum Internet account.

Available for households with K-12 or college students.
Limited to new accounts who do not already have a Spectrum Internet subscription.
Free installation options available.
In addition, Spectrum WiFi hotspots will be open for public use.
Call 1-844-579-3743 to enroll.

Safety and Care While Quarantining

If you’re worried about quarantining in a home where you don’t feel safe, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 or text LOVEIS to 22522.

If you have mental health conditions that could be triggered during this crisis, call our county OHA Crisis Line or the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration’s 24/7 Disaster Distress Helpline, reachable at 1-800-985-5990.

If you see a business taking advantage of this crisis by price gouging or other unfair conduct, please report it to 503-378-8442. This is the Oregon Department of Justice’s new hotline dedicated to Price Gouging and investigating other scams and frauds affecting Oregonians during the COVID-19 outbreak.

School District Updates

Grants Pass School District
Visit the Parent Resources page on the Grants Pass School District website for up to date information on school closures and school lunch pickup options.

Three Rivers School District
Visit Three Rivers School District’s Corona Virus Information page for up to date announcements and parent resources. Student online learning resources are also available.

Business Resources

Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development, Inc. has information and resources for small businesses on their website.

Grants Pass and Josephine County Chamber of Commerce

Take-Out and Delivery Food Options

KAJO Take-Out and Deliver Restaurant Menus
KAOJ is maintaining an up to date list of local restaurants offering delivery our take-out options.

updated 3/24/2020