COVID-19 Health and Safety Information

Help for Students in Need

Thrive Central Oregon

  • Thrive Central Oregon
    Thrive helps prevent housing and financial insecurity by connecting people to the resources they need. Available for phone or virtual appointments. Email us: or call us: 541-527-6884

Food Resources

Financial Resources

  • COCC Student Emergency Fund
    If you have suddenly encountered unanticipated expenses related to your education, the COCC Student Emergency Fund may be able to help.
  • COCC Childcare Assistance Fund
    The COCC Childcare Assistance Fund is a program to supplement the costs of childcare.
  • COCC's Pathways to Opportunity (PTO)
    The PTO program provides students facing financial barriers with needed financial support, including help with tuition and fees, transportation, food, books, testing fees, and more. The program is open to all students.
  • SNAP Training & Education Program (STEP) 
    The STEP provides support to students needing assistance with tuition and fees, transportation, food, and more but is targeted towards students receiving SNAP benefits.  

Housing Resources

Emergency Resources

Health & Wellness Resources

Transportation Resources

Employment Related Resources