Updated 9/26/2022

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted everyone in different ways. 

Benton County COVID-19 Call Center
(541) 766-6120

Give us a call Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to ask any of your COVID-19 related questions. Press 0 after the language selection to speak to a person, or listen to the menu for pre-recorded information. After hours, leave a voicemail and someone will return your call by the end of the next business day.

OHA COVID-19 Hotline
(866) 917-8881 or text "OHACOVID" to 61222

You can call the Oregon Health Authority Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. if you want more health information, have questions about isolation, or want to report a positive at-home COVID test. You can also visit their website: Did you test positive for COVID-19?

Stress & Anxiety during the pandemic

All these changes to our daily lives can lead to deep feelings of stress and anxiety. Look out for common signs of distress:

  • Irritability or anger
  • Anxiety or fear
  • Changes in appetite or activity
  • Difficulty concentrating or sleeping
  • Physical reactions
  • Increased use of alcohol or substances

If stress gets in the way of daily responsibilities frequently, consider these Benton County supports:

  • 24/7 Crisis & Information Hotline: (888) 232-7192
  • Counselor of the Day: (541) 766-6835
  • Benton County Resource Line: (541) 766-2130
    • Oregon Health Plan (OHP) and Marketplace enrollment and information
    • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
    • Women, Infants, and Children's (WIC) Program
    • Food and housing resources