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About CHD
CHD is a private, not-for-profit health organization located in La Grande, Oregon, that provides alcohol and drug, environmental health, mental health, public health, developmental disabilities, prevention, and veterans services to the residents of Union County in Eastern Oregon.

Our staff consists of nurses, doctors, social workers, counselors, therapists, and other professionals dedicated to your health and well-being.

At CHD, you can expect:

Confidential service
Supportive, caring, and friendly people
Courtesy and respect
High standards and professional service


Mission Statement
Our mission statement is "Working for Healthy Communities."

Half Dozen Truths
Our culture is defined by the "Half Dozen Truths," which represent the core values of our organization and staff.

All there is, is us and us
Always look for the win-win
Anything worth doing is worth doing well
We're in it for the long haul
Go for it
No Surprises

Who Can use CHD Services?
People of all ages can use our services. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender presentation, sexual orientation, religion, creed, age (except when program eligibility is restricted to children, adults, or older adults), familial status, marital status, source of income, or disability. For further information about this policy, contact: Human Resources, 541-962-8811, or TTY 1-800-735-2900, or dial 711 (Oregon Telecommunications Relay Service). It is the policy of CHD to make reasonable accommodations to ensure compliance with the federal Americans with Disabilities Act so that persons with physical and/or mental impairments, including those who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind, or who have other sensory or manual impairments, have an equal opportunity to participate in our services, activities, programs, or other benefits. Language services, interpreters, or other assistive aids are available at no cost.  For assistance in any of these areas, contact 541-962-8800.

Appointments and Hours
Our regular business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM.

Most services require an appointment by calling 541-962-8800; however, crisis intervention is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, by calling 541-962-8800, option 6.

What does it cost?
In order to receive government funding, CHD is required by state and county policies to charge for services it provides to the public; however, no one will be denied clinical services because of an inability to pay.  Discounts are available based on family size and income. For more information, please ask the reception staff or call 541-962-8800. TTY: 1-800-735-2900 or dial 711 (Oregon Telecommunications Relay Service).

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CHD Contact Info

Center for Human Development, Inc.
2301 Cove Avenue
La Grande, OR 97850
541-962-8800
In order to receive government funding, the Center for Human Development, Inc. (CHD) is required by state and county policies to charge for services it provides to the public. However no one will be denied clinical services because of an inability to pay. CHD does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, national origin, family status, age or disability. For further information on this policy contact Human Relations, 541-962-8811 or TTY 1-800-735-2900 or 711.

The Center for Human Development, Inc. is a Tobacco-Free Zone. Oregon law prohibits the use of all tobacco products in CHD buildings and on CHD property. OAR 515.051.0065