Tag Archives: mental health

The Collins Foundation

Kinship House thanks The Collins Foundation for their ongoing investment in our programs.  Our agency has been providing expert mental health services to foster and adopted children for over 22 years.  We offer outpatient care to children ranging in age … 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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Be a Kinship House Hero: Host an event!

Every year, thousands of Portland-area children transition through foster care and adoption services. The process of fitting into a new home is emotionally straining on kids, who have a limited support network, and have endured physical or mental abuse, neglect, or trauma. … Continue reading

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Volunteer Spotlight: Sage Mattsson

Kinship House is blessed with the incredible volunteer support of community ranging from monthly clean-up of our facility to helping out at our events to providing much-need administrative support. Sage Mattsson is one of the amazing community members who supported … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Farewell, Heather!

Heather Jefferis has announced her resignation as executive director of Kinship House, effective October 13. Heather has spent the past seven years successfully leading our organization by growing it from 9 to 25 employees, strengthening our work with community partners, … Continue reading

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Executive Director Joins OACP Board

KINSHIP HOUSE LEADER JOINS OREGON ALLIANCE OF CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS BOARD Kinship House is pleased to announce that Heather Jefferis, executive director, has been appointed to the Oregon Alliance of Children’s Programs board of directors. The Oregon Alliance of Children’s Programs … Continue reading

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