Program News

Read all News


The ADRC has trained, professional staff to provide guided assistance to help individuals and their families with immediate needs, or help plan for the future when choosing services, and can also help them learn about local public and privately paid options.  The ADRC website is a auxiliary tool with the meat of the program being the personal, one-on-one attention.





Baker County

Grant County

Union County

Wallowa County

Are you interested in riding the Shuttle to Wild Horse Casino for Lunch and afternoon socializing?

If so then contact 541-963-7532


Powerful Tools for Caregivers

A class for family caregivers

This is an educational class designed to help family caregivers take care of themselves while carig for a relative or friend.  You will benefit from thi class whether you are helping a parent, spouse, friend, someone who lives at home, in a nursing home, or across the country.

This class meets once a week for six weeks.

Class sizes is limited and registration is required.

To Register call:
Rochelle at 541-963-3186

Cost:  Free

Baker County
May 5, 2015
9:00 - 10:30

Union County  TBA

Wallowa County  TBA



Baker County
Wednesday June 3, 2015
5:30 - 7:00 PM

Union County
Wednesday June 10, 2015
5:30 - 7:00 PM
Cook Memorial Library
Community Room
2006 4th Street
La Grande, OR

Please RSVP
Debbie at 541-963-3186




Mission Statement


The mission of Community Connection of Northeast Oregon, Inc. is to advocate for and assist senior citizens, children, low-income persons and persons with disabilities in attaining basic human needs and in becoming more self-sufficient.

This will be accomplished by providing direct client services; stimulating a more efficient use of existing resources; broadening the available resource base; and providing decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing for low and moderate income persons.


Diabetes Prevention Program

This class is once a week for 16 weeks

Baker County
Union County
Wallowa County

For more information please contact:
Kathy at 541-963-3186



Northeast Oregon Public Transit

Clink to link to website

Entree Sponsors

are needed for


Union call 541-963-7532

Baker call 541-523-6591

Wallowa call 541-426-3840

 Put your tax dollars to work and sponsor a meal at your local dining center.


Living Well with

Chronic Conditions

Living well with Chronic Conditions Workshop
Put Life Back into Your Life

Are chronic pain and fatigue keeping you from doing the things you love?

Take chrge of your health and learn how to manage your condition.

Classes Start

La Grande, OR
Grande Ronde Hospital
June 17 - July 15
5:30 - 8:00 PM

Baker City, OR
Baker Senior Center

April 21, 2015
1:30 - 4:00 PM

Enterprise , OR
Fall of 2015


For more information call
Rochelle at
or 1-800-838-3186



Program News


For the Love

of a

 Mother Dinner


Senior Center

Fine dining, soft music, candles - it all says For the Love of a Mother Dinner. Tickets are available for this event to raise money for the senior meals program. The dinner is set for Saturday, May 9th at the Community Connection dining room. Reserved seating is available at 4:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $22 for adults and $7 for children (tickets will not be available the day of the event). The menu includes a choice of stuffed chicken or prime rib, loaded mashed potatoes, roasted seasoned vegetables, homemade bread and desert. A children's menu includes chicken pasta and sides. There will be a no-host bar. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call 541-426-3840.


Something New!

Pizzas to Go!

For more information Contact the Kitchen
@ 541-963-7532

All proceeds benefit the Senior Meal Program.


Available for


Are you a veteran in Baker or Wallowa County? Would you like free transportation to medical appointments? Community Connection can provide those rides to you. We were sucessful in acquiring a Highly Rural Veterans Transportation Grant that is specific to veterans who live in rural counties, and need or want transportation to medical appointments.  If you or someone you know is interested in more information or would like to schedule a ride, please call Jodi at 541-523-6591 in Baker County and Darcey at 541-426-3840 in Wallowa County.

Community Dance

Union County Senior Center

April 25

6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Music by: Blue Mountaineers




Come join our

 Chair Exercise Class

at the Union County Senior Center  
1504 Albany, La Grande   

Monday - Wednesday - Friday          

  Arrive by 10:00 a.m.        

     For more information contact 

       Joan @ 541-663-1983              

Everyone is welcome!!!