Becky Johnson Community Center

412 SW 8th Street
Redmond OR, 97756
(541) 617-4798
Facility Manager: Dona Curtis

Named after a devoted children's activist, the Becky Johnson Community Center is our warm and welcoming collaborative campus in Redmond. Established in 2000, the facility is a result of a partnership between Deschutes County, owner of the facility, and Deschutes Children's Foundation, which manages the Center. This facility houses 10 resident programs serving over 26,000 children and families annually.

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Partner programs located at Becky Johnson Community Center:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Oregon

(541) 312​-6047

The program empowers youth ages 6-15 to achieve their highest potential through meaningful one-to-one relationships with caring memebers. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Oregon recruits, screens and trains volunteers to be matched with children throughout Central Oregon.


Cascade Youth and Family Center

(541) 617​-4788
24 Hour Crisis Hotline: 1.800.660.0934

This program provides emergency shelter, works to reunite youth with their families, strengthen family relationships, encourage stable living conditions for youth, and supports youth in choosing constructive courses of action toward education and employment.

Head Start

(541) 548-2380

NeighborImpact's Head Start Program is dedicated to helping ensure that children ages 3-4 years old from low-income families are ready for school. Head Start builds success for children through child focused, family-centered services that enhance social competence, school readiness and overall health and well-being.

Healthy Families of the High Desert

(541) 617-4792

Formerly known as Ready*Set*Go

Healthy Families of the High Desert provides home visits to all newborns in Deschutes County. This program provides education and information on parenting, well-child growth and development and community services.

Saving Grace

(541) 504-2550

Formerly known as Central Oregon Battering & Rape Alliance

Saving Grace provides comprehensive family violence and sexual assault services and promotes the value of living free from violence. They provide emergency shelter, transitional housing support groups, crisis counseling, therapeutic counseling and education.

Deschutes County Health Department

(541) 617-4775

Promoting and protecting community health and collaboration, education, prevention and the delivery of compassionate care.

WIC (Women, Infants, Children)

(541) 317-3149

WIC is a free nutrition education program which provides supplemental food to promote good health for infants and children up to age five as well as pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women.

Latino Community Association

(541) 382-4366

The Latino Community Association provides bilingual (Spanish-English) information for referrals, job search and resume help, English tutoring, computer training, translation services and free low-cost dental and legal clinics for children and adults.

Family Access Network

(541) 693​-5675

Family Access Network (FAN) Advocates link children and families to critical social supports with the goal of keeping children in school. Working with one dedicated advocate, a child or parent is referred for dental work, job opportunities, clothing, rent assistance, childcare support, health insurance or whatever the need. Central to FAN's approach is empowering families to take action to help themselves.

“​Deschutes Children's Foundation is one of the few organizations that touch a lot of other agencies and services.”

Ken Wilhelm, United Way of Deschutes County