Friendly House

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


Success Stories!

July Executive Director Letter:

Dear Friends,

Thank you for your response to our recent Senior Campaign! Words cannot express our appreciation for our supporters. If not for you, we would not have met important goals we created for the last year.

Speaking of, our fiscal year (FY) 2016 is in the books. The proof is in the pudding and our pudding is….{click here 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!