September 18, 2014
Photo by Carlene Hardt, SilverFox Multimedia.

Community Services


Cheney residents have local access to many important services. If your organization provides a service which could be listed here, contact us.
  • Cheney Clothing Exchange


    The Clothing Exchange is located in the Wren Pierson Community Center, 620 3rd Street, and is open Wednesdays at Noon. Residents in need of these services are encouraged to call (509) 235-2327 for more information.

  • Cheney Community Garden



    Located within the undeveloped portion of Centennial Park near the north end of town. Participants pay $30 per 20' x 40' garden plot to cover water cost, and share seeds, tillers and tools with other gardeners. A portion of each garden's produce is donated to the Cheney Food Bank. Contact the Cheney Parks & Recreation Department at (509) 498-9250 for more information.

  • Cheney Community Library



    The Cheney Library is part of the Spokane County Library district, giving local residents access to regional library system amenities.

    http://www.scld.org/branch.asp?branch=3

  • Cheney Food Bank


    Now located at the Wren Pierson Community Center, 624 3rd Street, the food bank is open the first four Wednesdays of the month from 9:00 a.m. to noon.
    Call (509) 235-2325 for more information.

  • Cheney Outreach Center


    Located in the Wren Pierson Community Center, 616 3rd Street, the Cheney Outreach Center provides basic emergency assistance -- energy, transportation (gas vouchers and bus tokens), and limited rent and prescription aid. Recreation program scholarships are also available. Resident and income guidelines do apply.
    Open Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 9-11:30 a.m. Thursdays phone-in only, 9-11:30 a.m.
    Contact: Carol Beason, Outreach Director, 235-8900.

  • Feed Cheney



    Building community around feeding those in need. Free dinner and groceries the last Monday of each month. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Wren Pierson Community Center, 615 4th Street.

  • P.E.A.C.H. Community Farms & Gardens



    People for Environmental Action & Community Health (p.e.a.c.h.) generates opportunities for low-income people to access local, sustainably produced food and to excel in agricultural careers.

    Volunteers are welcome at the farm, located at 10425 S. Andrus Road, near Cheney. Please check the farm web site for visitor policies and directions.

    http://peachlocal.com/

  • S.C.O.P.E. - Sheriff Community Oriented Policing Effort


    S.C.O.P.E. volunteers work hand-in-hand with local law enforcement to proactively address issues which detract from public safety; to help provide a safe living environment in the community; and to increase citizen awareness and involvement in community oriented policing. Contact S.C.O.P.E. at 559-5679, or visit them at the Wren Pierson Community Center, 612 3rd Street.

    http://www.scopespokanewa.org/Cheney__EWU.html


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