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Multnomah County Resources for LGBTQ Youth & Allies

Here in Portland, we are fortunate to have many organizations who create safe spaces for LGBTQ youth and their families, as well as provide learning resources, support groups, and databases for those seeking LGBTQ-friendly providers of all kinds. Nationally, many … Continue reading

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2018 Holiday Gift Drive

Each year, Kinship House offers free gifts for foster parents and other caregivers to access in order to pick up some new toys for the kiddos we care for at our agency. We rely on the generosity of businesses, churches, … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity: Child & Family Therapist – SW Portland

Child & Family Therapist – Boys & Girls Aid                     Time Commitment: 32 hours per week Reports to: Clinical Supervisor Salary: $20 hourly/ $33,280 annually (.80) This position is co-located at Boys & Girls Aid (9320 SW Barbur Blvd. Suite 200, Portland, … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity: Child & Family Therapist – Beaverton

This position is co-located at Bridge Meadows Beaverton (5995 SW Menlo Drive, Beaverton, OR 97005) working in partnership with the Community Support Specialists. Kinship House is a regional non-profit outpatient mental health provider addressing the mental health needs of the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Kinship House, Amalia!

Amalia Labis, MA LMFT Intern recently joined our agency as one of our clinicians. Amalia lives in Portland with her husband of 13 years and their two daughters. Inspired by her own life experiences, her passion is working with young … Continue reading

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November – Adoption Awareness Month

November is National Adoption Awareness Month. While all adoption-related issues are important, the particular focus of this month is the adoption of children currently in foster care. The first major effort to promote awareness of the need for adoptive families for children in the … Continue reading

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Donating an IRA to Kinship House

When you name Kinship House as a beneficiary to receive your IRA or other retirement assets upon your death, rather than donating retirement assets during your lifetime, the benefits multiply: Neither you and your heirs nor your estate will pay … Continue reading

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Kinship House Appoints New Executive Director

Kinship House is pleased to announce that Natalie Wood has joined the non-profit as the new Executive Director to manage all aspects of the agency. Ms. Wood has spent her career working with children, youth, and young adults involved with … Continue reading

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Donated Stock & Marketable Securities

Kinship House is forever grateful for all the generous support the community has bestowed upon us over the past 20+ years – thank you! Another way to support Kinship House and it is so easy to do: make a gift … Continue reading

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Kinship House Hero: Aaron Taylor

Last year, Kinship House received a generous gift of $10,000 to use for our general operations.  It was a surprise donation from Aaron Taylor from Washington State who sent us the gift to support foster and adopted children with learning … Continue reading

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