Category Archives: Partners

Kinship House Welcomes Sandra Wilborn!

Kinship House is pleased to announce that Sandra Wilborn of Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare has joined our board of directors. Sandra is the Senior Direct of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion for Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare and has been with the agency for … Continue reading

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Staff Spotlight: Hailey Bailey

Kinship House has programming partnership with Bridge Meadows, an intergenerational housing community that provides homes for elders and families who adopt foster children.  The program provides safe, stable communities and Kinship House provides mental health care for some of the children … Continue reading

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Community Partner: Rose City Mortgage

When Percy Wise and his partner moved to Portland from the Bay Area in the early 2000’s they didn’t come alone. They also brought their 5-year nephew, for whom they were recently serving as kinship guardians. Moving to Portland allowed … Continue reading

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Our New Art Therapy Space

Just a few months ago, Kinship House finished up renovations for our new art therapy space in one of our houses in northeast Portland.  The space will be used for sessions with our teen clients who will use quality art … Continue reading

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OCF Joseph E. Weston Public Foundation

Kinship House thanks the OCF Joseph E. Weston Public Foundation for its ongoing support of our work in providing outpatient mental health care for foster and adopted children.  The foundation awarded our organization with a $20,000 for general support. The … Continue reading

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Children’s Book Creators Join Forces to Provide High-Quality Books to Two Worthy Organizations

Members of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators have joined forces as part of the organization’s SCBWI Books For Readers book drive to collect, curate, and donate new books that they have created to two worthy organizations. Chosen … Continue reading

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Community Collaborator: Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods

The Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods (NECN) was founded in 1975 as an independent nonprofit organization comprised of 11 neighborhoods in inner North and Northeast Portland: Alameda, Boise, Concordia, Eliot, Humboldt, Irvington, King, Sabin, Sullivan’s Gulch, Vernon, and Woodlawn. NECN’s mission is … Continue reading

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Community Collaborator: Deacon Construction

Kinship House is thrilled to announce a special ‘thank you’ for a new community collaborator:  Deacon Construction. The employees of Deacon rallied these past few weeks and it resulted in a donation of 80 winter coats and a tub of … Continue reading

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Community Collaborator: Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators

Kinship House is pleased to announce that we have been selected as this year’s beneficiary of the annual book donation presented by the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI)! The SCBWI is one of the largest existing organizations … Continue reading

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Community Partner: Bridge Meadows

Bridge Meadows promotes health and well-being across three generations by providing permanent, adoptive homes for youth in foster care, supporting adoptive parents with resources and guidance, and helping elders retain meaning and purpose in their daily lives through a positive … Continue reading

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