Eugene Service Station

Emergency Assistance at the Eugene Service Station

The Eugene Service Station (ESS) is a welcoming day shelter that adults experiencing homelessness can use to meet their basic needs. The ESS provides food, day shelter, clothing, laundry, showers, supplies, and stabilizing assistance during personal crises. Additionally, the ESS is the gateway to our Emergency Shelters, including Dusk to Dawn, the Safe Parking Program, and Egan Warming Centers. 

If you are a family experiencing or are about to become homeless, please visit our Night Shelter Annex page for information about family shelter.

Services at the ESS

The ESS staff and volunteers are available for guidance and mentorship in becoming economically self-sufficient. The ESS has telephones, message services, and job and housing referrals to help those seeking services to get back on their feet. 

Additionally, the ESS has a commercial kitchen and a covered outdoor space where guests can get meals. Guests can also sign up for showers, shelter at Dusk to Dawn, and enroll in case manager services to qualify and obtain housing. 

Location and Hours

The ESS is located at the Lindholm Center Building at

450 Highway 99 N
Eugene, OR 97402d
(541) 689-6747

Nearby LTD Bus Routes: 40 and 41

The ESS is open 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, 7 days a week.

Breakfast – 8:30 am

Lunch – 12:00 pm (Wednesdays 11:00 am)

Showers and Laundry – 8:30 am to 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Emergency Housing Assistance

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Support the ESS

The Eugene Service Station is always in need of financial support to provide assistance.


Volunteers are needed to help prep, serve and clean up for breakfast and lunch, 7 days a week.

Donate Goods

We are in need of the following items:

  • Blankets and sleeping bags
  • Camping equipment (especially tents)
  • Socks
  • Personal hygiene supplies (shampoo, soap, razors, combs, first aid supplies, etc.)
  • Food 
  • Coffee

Please bring your donations to ESS during business hours.

Thank You!

We thank the Lane County & the Human Services Commission, City of Eugene, and City of Springfield for their ongoing support of ESS.