Friendly House

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


Success Stories!

It’s Jam-Making Time!

Join us to help pick berries or to turn them into our famous Friendly Fruit jam!

Click here for volunteer times and to sign up.



What's New

Now Enrolling: Full and Half-Day Preschool

Preschool at Friendly House is focused on the value of community. Our play-based curriculum is tailored to the needs of your child, with a focus on social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development.

We have offered preschool to families of all income levels for generations–some of our preschool alumni are on our board of directors and on our staff!

Click here to sign up online.

Summer Camp Registration Now Open!


Don’t miss our fun, engaging camps for 1st–6th graders with new themes each week and hands-on projects with guest instructors and field trips. Join our talented staff in our welcoming, kid-friendly neighborhood center in NW Portland and all around the city.
Come for one week or stay all summer!
Camp Dates: June 19–August 18, 2017
Camp Times: 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Before Care: 7–9 a.m. | After Care: 4–6 p.m.

Read about the weekly themes, activities, and field trips here.