The Oregon Aging Statistics & Resource Guide contains key information, links and statistics for senior citizens in Oregon. With an aging population and the average cost of care averaging between $27.00 an hour for home care to $10,342 a month for skilled nursing care, Oregon is typically more expensive than the national average.  This guide also contains helpful contact information for county offices, Alzheimer’s Disease organizations and government agencies that offer assistance to caregivers and senior citizens. 

Oregon Key Statistics

Choosing Long Term Care in Oregon

  • Oregon Home Care Agencies Directory: The average hourly home care rate in Oregon is $27.00, making Oregon more expensive than the national average ($22.50) for home care. 
  • Oregon Adult Day Care Directory: The average cost of adult day care in Oregon is $2,167 per month making Oregon more expensive than the national average ($1,625) for adult day care.
  • Oregon Assisted Living Directory: The average cost of assisted living in Oregon is $4,499 per month making Oregon more expensive than the national average ($4,051) for assisted living.
  • Oregon Skilled Nursing Directory: The average cost of skilled nursing in Oregon is $10,342 per month making Oregon more expensive than the national average ($8,517) for skilled nursing.

Oregon Senior Services

Oregon Department of Human Services / Seniors & People with Disabilities

Address: 500 Summer St. NE E-15, Salem, OR 97301 

Phone: 503-945-5600 

Fax: 503-581-6198 

TTY: 503-945-6214 

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Oregon State Plan on Aging

Oregon Elder Justice and Advocacy

To report adult abuse: 1-855-503-SAFE

Oregon Support for Caregivers

Oregon Senior Disaster Preparedness

Oregon Health Care Fraud

Oregon Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Oregon Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Address: 3855 Wolverine St NE, Suite 6, Salem, OR 97305

Phone: 800-522-2602

Phone: 503-378-6533            

Email: ltco.info@oregon.gov

Oregon Medicaid Elderly & Disabled Waiver Programme

Oregon Medicare and Insurance Counseling

Oregon Elderly Nutrition & Wellness

Oregon Prescription Assistance

Oregon Area Agencies on Aging

​Multnomah County Aging, Disability & Veterans Services Division (Multnomah)

Address: 421 SW Oak St, Suite 510, Portland, OR 97204

Phone: 503-988-3620

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Senior & Disability Services – Lane Council of Governments (Lane)

Address: 1015 Willamette Street, Eugene, OR 97401

Phone: 541-682-4432

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​Rogue Valley Council of Governments – Senior & Disability Services (Jackson, Josephine)

Address: 155 N 1st St, Central Point, OR 97502

Phone: 541-664-6674

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​Klamath & Lake Counties Council on Aging (Klamath, Lake)

Address: 404 Main Street, Suite 6, Klamath Falls, OR 97601

Phone: 541-205-5400

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​Harney County Senior & Community Services Center (Harney) 

Address: 17 S. Alder St, Burns, OR 97720

Phone: 541-573-6024

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Northwest Senior & Disability Services (Clatsop, Tillamook, Marion, Polk, Yamhill)

Address: 3410 Cherry Ave NE, Salem, OR 97303

Phone: 503-304-3456

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​Malheur Council on Aging (Malheur) 

Address: 842 SE 1st Ave, Ontario, OR 97914

Phone: 541-889-7651#

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Community Action Program East Central Oregon (Morrow, Umatilla)

Address: 721 SE 3rd, Suite D, Pendleton, OR 97801

Phone: 541-278-5681

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​Community Action Program East Central Oregon (Hood River, Sherman, Wasco, Gilliam, Wheeler)

Address: The Dalles, OR 97058

Phone: 541-278-5681

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Douglas County Senior & Veterans Services (Douglas)

Address: 1036 SE Douglas Avenue, Room 221, Roseburg, OR 97470-3010

Phone: 541-440-3608

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Clackamas County Social Services (Clackamas)

Address: 2051 Kaen Rd Oregon City, OR 97045

Phone: 503-655-8640

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Washington County Department of Disability, Aging & Veteran Services (Washington County)

Address: 155 N First Ave, MS #44, Hillsboro, OR 97123-3072

Phone: 503-846-3060

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​Community Connection of Northeast Oregon (Baker, Union, Wallowa, Grant)

Address: 2802 Adams Ave, La Grande, OR 97850

Phone: 541-963-3186

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​Council on Aging of Central Oregon (Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson)

Address: 373 NE Greenwood Ave, Bend, OR 97701

Phone: 541-678-5483

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​South Coast Business Employment (Coos, Curry)

Address: 93781 Newport, Coos Bay, OR 97420

Phone: 541-269-2013

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Oregon Cascades West Council of Governments – Senior & Disability Services (Benton, Linn, Lincoln)

Phone: 541-967-8630

Address: 1400 Queen Ave SE, Suite 206, Albany, OR 97321

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​Community Action Team (Columbia)

Phone: 503-397-3511

Address: 125 N 17th St, St. Helens, OR 97051

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Resources

National Healthcare, Caregiving & Senior Living Resources

Oregon Healthcare, Caregiving & Senior Living Resources

Alzheimer’s Organizations & Resources

Oregon Senior Health Studies

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