Children and family members served during the 2018-19 school year

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Clients report that FAN improves their lives

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Families who report "great" quality of service provided by their FAN advocate

The Family Access Network (FAN)

Our Mission: To offer assistance, possibility and hope to Central Oregon families in need by connecting them with crucial resources that will help children flourish in school and in life. FAN is unique to Central Oregon, located in all public schools in Deschutes and Crook Counties. Working through a dedicated FAN advocate, a child or parent is connected to essential services such as food, shelter, heating, health care, clothing and more. read more…

FAN advocates link children and families to critical basic need services with the goal of keeping children healthy and in school. FAN provides a direct and convenient way within the school to connect children to vital resources. FAN advocates support our most needy families, removing barriers and paving the way for a child’s success. FAN advocates improve the lives of over 9,000 children and family members in our community each year.

  • 3,119 – Children to SCHOOL SUPPLIES
  • 3,258 – People to FOOD
  • 4,934 – Children & parents to CLOTHING
  • 1,892 – People to HEATING ASSISTANCE, UTILITIES
  • 1,080 – Individuals to HEALTH SERVICES
  • 2,092 – People to shelter or HOUSING
  • 157 – People to JOBS
  • 977 – Children to POSITIVE YOUTH DEVELOPMENT