If someone is being hurt or is in danger right now, call 911 immediately.
Abuse and neglect
Report child abuse to the Department of Human Services (DHS) or a local police department, county sheriff, county juvenile department, or Oregon State Police.
DHS Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Numbers
Coos: 541-756-5500 local: 800-500-2730 toll free (Main office numbers)
Monday through Friday 8AM to 5PM
People with developmental disabilities
If you believe abuse is occurring, immediately contact your county developmental disability program. You may also report abuse to Department of Human Services (DHS) by calling the Office of Investigations and Training (OIT) at 503-945-9495 or toll free at 1-866-406-4287.
Community Living Case Management
Main Line: 503-266-7300
Elder abuse and adults with physical disabilities
Report suspected cases of abuse to your local DHS or AAA office. You may also report abuse to DHS at 1-800-232-3020.
Coos County Area Agency on Aging
93781 Newport Lane
Post Office Box 1118
Coos Bay, OR 97420-4030
341 Second Street
Coquille, OR 97423
North Bend SPD
North Bend, OR 97459
People with mental illness
Report suspected cases of abuse to your county mental health program or you may also report abuse to the Department of Human Services (DHS) by calling the Office of Investigations and Training (OIT) at
(503) 945-9495, or toll free at 1-866-406-4287.
Coos County Mental Health Program
Main Line: (541) 756-2020
Alcohol and drug addiction
HelpLine: Make The Call
A confidential 24-hour blended crisis and referral line, responding to individuals and family members seeking crisis intervention treatment referral and general chemical dependency information.
Call 1-800-923-HELP (1-800-923-4357)
A peer-to-peer crisis line for teens. Youth working under the supervision of an adult answer calls on diverse topics including substance abuse, depression, self-harm, dating violence and other issues, many of which have substance abuse as an underlying issue.
Call 1-877-553-TEEN (1-877-553-8336)
Linea de Ayuda
Linea de Ayuda is the only crisis line for speakers of Spanish who are experiencing drug and alcohol problems. The line is staffed by highly skilled volunteer crisis workers.
Domestic violence and intimate partner violence
If you are in immediate need of a domestic violence shelter contact the Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual violence at 1-877-330-1951
Domestic Violence hotline
People wishing to speak with a counselor about problems related to gambling may call toll free:
1-877-MY Limit (1-877-695-4648).
Treatment is free, confidential and it works.
Oregon Gambling Helpline Web site
Mental Health Crisis
Community Mental Health Program Crisis Lines
Oregon Partnership Lifeline/National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Toll free phone: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
Toll free phone: 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)