Okanogan County offers many services to help build a better community. Please utilize these resources as they are here for YOU! Click on the links below to take you to their webpages.
"To break the cycle of violence, we must break the cycle of silence."
The support center is available 24/7 to provide an advocate to any victim and survivor of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, and many other crimes. They are available to provide crisis intervention, individual & group counseling, emotional support, outreach services, emergency food, shelter & transportation, as well as referrals to other agencies.
"Other" crimes may include:
· Arson · Burglary/Robbery · Child Abuse · Fraud · Gang Violence · Hate Crimes · Homicide · Human Trafficking · Identity Theft
· Missing Persons · Property Crimes · Vehicular Homicide · Vehicular Assault
Office Location: 619 OR 621 2nd Ave S. Okanogan, WA 98841
Office hours of Mon-Fri, 8-5pm.
Crisis line: 1-888-826-3221 Toll Free Or 509-826-3221 Locally
Okanogan Behavioral HealthCare
OBHC is a 501 (c) 3 Private Not for Profit Corporation dedicated to supporting and engaging our consumers in managing their personal growth and recovery while they participate as healthy members of the community. OBHC is contractually and morally committed to Okanogan County for providing quality integrated health care to all Okanogan County residents.. We provide counseling, case management, life skills training, treatment, prevention, education, and assist with supportive housing to persons with mental health, substance use disorders, and/or developmental disability issue or concern. Our range of professional services is designed to ensure that the level of care needed will be provided to everyone seeking our help.
Child Passenger Safety Technician
Child Passenger Safety Technicians do so much to help keep kids safe, from car seat checks to helping parents and caregivers understand all they can do to prevent unintentional injuries in and around cars. If you have questions about your car seats or need a free car seat check in the Oroville/Tonasket area, call:
Our library system offers offers many programs for the communities youth including:
Teen Book Club - 6:30pm First & Third Tuesdays each month (Tonasket)
Children's Story Time- Friday's at 10:30am (Tonasket) Thursday's & Fridays 11:30am (Oroville)
You can also find both Summer Reading Programs and a Research & Homework Center here!
Tonasket: Phone: 509-486-2366
Address: 209A Whitcomb Avenue, Tonasket, WA 98855
Oroville: Phone: 509-476-2662
Location: 1276 Main Street, Oroville, WA 98844
Washington state's SHIBA provides free, unbiased and confidential help with Medicare and health care choices to people of all ages and backgrounds. Our volunteer advisors, located around the state, can help you:
- Assess health care coverage needs
- Determine general eligibility for health care coverage programs
- Evaluate and compare health insurance plans and programs
- Provide enrollment help with Medicare
- Speak with 1-800 Medicare on your behalf
- Make referrals to other agencies and programs
- Collect and report possible fraud complaints
Dick Anderson (Certified Counselor)
Community Choice : 888-452-0731 Aging & Adult Care : 509-886-0700
Aging & Adult Care (AACW)
AACW provides both direct and contracted services to seniors and vulnerable adults with disabilities.
Office Location: 739 Haussler Rd -Suite B- Omak, WA 98841
Local: 509-826-7425 Toll Free: 800-572-4459
Other Helpful Links
Healthier Home, Healthier Body
A Nutrition Guide for People Living with HIV/ AIDS
A Healthy Home is a Happy Home: How to Optimize Your Home for Healthy, Stress-Free Living
10 Tips for Staying Healthy with Type 2 Diabetes
15 Ways to Prevent Colds & Flu
Best and Worst Natural Cold & Flu Remedies
Healthy Home Tips to Beat Cold Season
Preventing the Spread of Illness in Child Care or School
ADHD and Addiction - What is the Risk?
How Mental Health Difficulties Affect Children
20 Parenting Techniques that Can Help Discourage Addiction