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The Barbara Roberts Human Services Building in Salem houses the central offices of the Seniors and People with Disabilities Division. (Oregon State Archives Photo)

The Barbara Roberts Human Services Building in Salem houses the central offices of the Aging and People with Disabilities Division. (Oregon State Archives Photo)

Present Duties

Responsibilities include administering programs that promote
independence and protection for aging people and people with disabilities of all ages to achieve well-being through opportunities for community living, employment, family support, and services that promote independence, choice and dignity.


Functions include the Older Americans Act, direct financial support, in-home services, community-based care facilities and nursing facilities. Eligibility determination for federal Social Security disability benefits and help arranging and paying for in-home services are provided through programs such as Oregon Project Independence or support services. Many of the services are provided to clients through local Area Agency on Aging or branch offices throughout the state.

 

Agency Subdivisions

Information about this agency's divisions, offices, programs, etc.

 

Contact Information

Mailing Address: 500 Summer St. NE, E02, Salem 97301
Telephone: 503-945-5811
Fax: 503-373-7823
Contact: Mike McCormick, Director
Administrative Rules Coordinator E-mail: Kimberly Colkitt-Hallman
Records Officer E-mail: Cathy Cooper
Staff Directory from Oregon.gov
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Legal and Legislative Information

Human Services Budget Analysis (pdf) - by Legislative Fiscal Office
Audit Reports - select agency from menu


Records, Publications and General Information

State Archives Holdings - a select list of the agency's records available for research at the State Archives
State Library Publications - a link to the Oregon State Library Catalog