Volunteer Opportunities

484 N Broadway Ave, Burns, OR 97720

Hands-on projects to maintain and improve downtown Burns.

53 E Industrial Ave Burns, OR 97720

Crossroads is a non-profit equine therapy center, set up to serve people with Traumatic Brain Injury, PTSD, emotional and cognitive disabilities, either developmental or acquired.

CRHC needs your help! Work days will be needed to clean and fence the property. Call 541-589-4788 for more information.

271 N Egan Ave Burns, Oregon 97720

The shuttle service to the Boise Veterans Administration Medical Clinic is now run by the Burns VA outreach clinic. For more information, veterans can call the clinic at 541-573-3339 and talk to Marsha.

Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer drivers – pick up applications at 271 N Egan Ave Burns, OR.

Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 4:30pm

362 N Broadway Ave, Burns, OR 97720

Desert Dream Thrift Store is a non-profit organization providing support through vouchers for clothing and work opportunities for people with Developmental Disabilities in Harney County.



Tuesday – Friday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sunday – Monday: Closed

17 S. Alder Ave Burns, OR 97720

Senior Services
Older Americans Act Programs, Information and Assistance, Congregate Meal Site, Meals-On-Wheels, Family Caregiver Program, Legal Assistance, OPI (Oregon Project Independence), Recreation and Exercise, Health and Wellness, Emergency Services, Prescription help with Needy Meds.,Emergency Shelter, Emergency fuel help for transients, Emergency bus ticket for transients, Emergency energy assistance (seasonally), Energy Assistance, LIHEAP seasonal energy assistance, Weatherization, Food Pantry Site, Housing Assistance, Dial-A-Ride (Public Transportation), SHIBA (Senior Health Insurance Benefit Assistance)

Disability Services
Aging and People with Disability Resource Connection

Disaster & Emergency Services
Emergency services include: Prescription help with Needy Meds, Emergency Shelter, Emergency fuel help for transients, emergency bus ticket for transients and Emergency energy assistance (seasonally).

Food Assistance
Food Pantry Site – Harney County Families are able to obtain 3-5 days of meals twelve (12) times a year. We encourage a visit once a month. We provide small “transient sacks” 2-3 meals, to those in need passing through the community. Hours of operation are; Mondays, Tuesday & Thursday 1:00-3:00, and Fridays 8:30-11:00 and 1:00-3:00.

Congregate Meal Site – Meals are served at the Harney County Senior & Community Services Center at 12:00noon each Wednesday and Friday. Reservations are not necessary. For persons 60+ the suggested donation for the meal is $3.50 and for those under 60 the cost of the meal is $4.50. Meal tickets are available for purchase at the front office or at the registration table on Meal days. For 10 meals the cost of the ticket is $35 for those 60+ and $45 for those under 60.

Meals-On-Wheels – Hot meals are delivered Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays to housebound seniors 60+ and their spouse with a suggested donation of $3.50 per meal. Caregivers and guests under 60 must pay 4.50. Frozen meals are available for days without delivery at the suggested donation of $3.50. Meal tickets are available for purchase upon request.

Housing Assistance
Housing Programs offered at HCSC include: Emergency Shelter Program, Emergency Energy Assistance, and LIHEAP Energy Assistance.

Legal Services / Taxes
Legal and tax assistance provided through the Older Americans Act Program.

Medication Assistance
Prescription Drug Assistance Program

Volunteer Opportunities
Meals on Wheels, hostessing, table setters, SHIBA representatives, kitchen help, food bank. Call for more information.

Two elliptical machines, a treadmill and a recumbent bike available for free to the public during business hours.

Monday – Friday 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

557 W Washington St. Burns, OR 97720

Medication Assistance / Medication Disposal
Pharmacy – 541-573-5197

Support Groups
Cancer Support Group, Diabetes Self-Management Support Group, Bariatric Support Group, Living Well with Chronic Conditions, Walk With Ease, Matter of Balance, Weigh-in

Volunteer Opportunities
Call 541-573-8318 for more information.

800 N Fairview Ave. Burns, OR 97720

Volunteer Opportunities
Various opportunities available call 541-573-7201 for more information.

769 Ponderosa Village Burns, OR 97720


Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Sports Team Coach and Referees. Call 541-573-2413 for more information.

1800 W Monroe St, Burns, OR 97720

Volunteering to Help Youth Succeed

450 N Buena Vista Ave Burns, OR 97720

Volunteer Opportunities
4H Leaders