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Local Agencies & Hospitals


Health Departments
Other Agencies


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Mid Columbia Medical Center
1700 E. 19th St, The Dalles, 541-296-1111,

Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital
811 13th St, Hood River, 541-386-3911 / 800-955-3911,

Skyline Hospital
211 Skyline Dr, White Salmon, 509-493-1101,

Health Departments

Hood River County Health Department
1109 June St., Hood River, 97031.

  • Breastfeeding Support (387-6882)
    Four lactation specialists on site. Providing home or office visits. Bilingual, Breast pump rental.
  • Parent and Child Health (386-1115)
    • Options Counseling (pregnancy testing, family planning & counseling)
    • Immunizations
    • WIC (women, Infants and Children)
    • Maternity Case Management
    • Oregon Mother’s Care (prenatal referrals and assistance)
    • Infant Follow-up (Babies First!: Home visits to families with infants with health risks, CaCoon: Home visits and case management for families of children with special needs)
  • Physical exams and follow-up ( family planning or contraceptive)
  • Birth Certificates
  • Car Seat Safety (387-6882)

Wasco-Sherman Health Department
The Dalles, 541-296-4636,

Klickitat County Health Department
Goldendale office: 509-773-4565, 888-291-3521
White Salmon office: 509-493-1558, 888-267-1199

Skamania County Health Department
Stevenson, WA, 509-427-5138.


Other Agencies

Skamania Klickitat Community Network

  • Parenting classes, workshops, events, and activities for parents.
  • Web resource for parents and providers listing information about activities and upcoming professional trainings.
  • Lending library with books, brochures and parenting curriculum for people interested in teaching classes.

Hood River County Commission on Children and Families
309 State St, Hood River, 541-386-2500,

"Promoting the well-being of all children and families in Hood River County."
Website offers an extensive resource listing of all county parenting, health and pregnancy services.


New Parent Services
P.O. Box 661, Hood River, OR 97031, 541-386-6665 ext. 305,

The New Parent Services of Hood River and Families First of Wasco and Sherman counties help families with children under eight years of age. Part of a multi-group coalition called the Families First Network, they employ the Healthy Start home visitation model to provide support and educational services to first-time parents and their children.


Columbia Gorge Pregnancy Resource Center
541-386-1050 Skamania Klickitat Community Network