Friendly House

Welcome to Friendly House, a non-profit neighborhood center and social service agency in Portland, Oregon.


Success Stories!

James, Joshana, Jacob Irving

Report from Summer Camp:

Dear Friends,

Three summer campers—siblings Jacob, Joshana, and James Irving—pulled themselves away from their post-swim snack of popcorn and carrot sticks to file a report on Friendly House Summer Camp. Jacob told us about his “excursions”—field trips to {continue reading}


What's New

New Hours August 2016Web

Use our gym or community space? We are changing our hours on Mondays through Thursdays.

This change will help Friendly House provide more support for our lowest income and most vulnerable neighbors through a new program called Community Matters.

Questions about Community Matters? Please call Denise Lafond or Mya Chamberlin – (503) 228-4391 (rental classes and groups may still be using the building after these hours, but the building will be closed to the public).

Stay tuned for more announcements about Community Matters!

Afternoon class line upWe have a home for your family at our preschool.
We are currently enrolling for the 2016-17 school year!
Friendly House Preschool has been a beloved part of our neighborhood community since 1930.
We hope that your family joins the Friendly House legacy!
​Go to our Preschool page to create an account and sign up online!