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Kinship House Office Volunteer

Job Title: Kinship House Office Volunteer  Purpose: The Office Volunteer serves as assistant to the front desk administrators at Kinship House, supporting our mission to provide care for children in foster care and their families. The agency business hours are Monday through … Continue reading

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Back to School: Local Resources for Foster Kids & Families

It’s that time of the year!  September can become expensive with the need for back-to-school supplies, so we would like to share a few resources for families seeking assistance with school readiness this fall. Firstly, we are delighted to share … Continue reading

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Kinship House welcomes…Alexis Braly!

Kinship House is pleased to announce that Alexis Braly of SMART (Start Making a Reader Today) has joined our board of directors. Alexis serves as the Program Director with SMART and oversees efforts to build strong community partnerships and manages … Continue reading

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Kinship House welcomes…Carrie Reed!

Kinship House is pleased to announce that Carrie Reed of Cross Country Mortgage has joined our board of directors. Carrie Reed is a Child and Parent Educator; Child Advocate; Certified Teach Through Love Instructor; Foster Care Mother; Certified Daycare Provider; … Continue reading

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Kinship House welcomes…Marcella Chiromo!

Kinship House is pleased to announce that Marcella Chiromo has joined our board of directors. Marcella moved to the United States from Zimbabwe in her youth and is the Student Advocate facilitating group and other therapeutic support for youth at … Continue reading

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Interview: Donald Sheets, Foster Parent Support Coordinator at 211 Info

We recently had the opportunity to interview Don Sheets, who began working at 211 Info as the foster parent support coordinator earlier this year.  The 211Info Foster Parent Support Line is open 24/7 as a source of support for Oregon … Continue reading

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Employment Opportunities

Kinship House is currently seeking to fill this positions with our main location: Child and Family Therapist – Portland Office Volunteer Kinship House is a regional non-profit outpatient mental health provider addressing the mental health needs of the most vulnerable … Continue reading

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Community Partner: Portland Playhouse

** Important Update:  We were originally scheduled to be at the January 18 performance but we are rescheduling our visit – stay tuned! ** Kinship House is thrilled to partner with Portland Playhouse, a local theater that is dedicated to … Continue reading

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Partner Spotlight: FedX Ground

Kinship House thrives on the engagement of community in our care of foster and adopted youth.  Individuals and businesses are core to our overall efforts in providing resources of support to our expert staff of mental healthcare providers and administrative … Continue reading

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Save the Dates – 2019

As we enter 2019, we are excited to share with you dates for upcoming events hosted by Kinship House! Community Pints Night – Deschutes Brewery – Tuesdays in May Friends & Family Night – Mcmenamins Broadway Pub – June TBA … Continue reading

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