For homebound, elderly, and disabled people, a good book can be as important as a good friend.
Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS) Homebound Service provides mail delivery of library materials and information free-of-charge to Washington County residents who are physically unable to visit their public library.
To qualify for this service, the patron must be homebound or the caregiver of a homebound person.
To get started:
- Fill out this introductory form, or
- If you'd like to apply right away, print out the application form (PDF) and mail it to us.
How it works:
Large print and standard print books, books on CD, books on Playaway, magazines, and videorecordings are mailed to patrons upon request. Mailing bags are easy to use and postage is paid by WCCLS Outreach Services. More information can be found here: Frequently Asked Questions.
Staff can be reached by phone (Monday - Friday, 9:00-5:00) at 503-648-9785.
Homebound Books-By-Mail Mailing address:
WCCLS Library Outreach Services
111 NE Lincoln St. Suite 230-L, MS58A
Hillsboro, OR 97124