Friendly House

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


Success Stories!

Click here to view our calendar of upcoming classes and activities!

Comments from Volunteers

“The Friendly House team is AMAZING! I am so impressed with all of the great services FH offers to the community, and the dedication and professionalism of its team!”

“I really appreciate everything you do to help the community. We need more of that, especially in these rocky times.”

“Y’all are doing great work and I’m honored to be a part of it!”

What's New

Let your holiday shopping support talented local artists whose wares range from ceramics and stained glass to jewelry, letterpress stationery, illustration, and home decor. Donations from the event support Friendly House’s essential work. Come explore the talent within our community!
10 a.m.–4 p.m. | Saturday, December 1 Free


Staver Steam Up!

Train-lovers young and old will be charmed by the model-sized steam engine trains, decorated for the holidays. In addition to the dazzling display of trains, we’ll have crafts for kids, raffle prizes, and hot cider. Please dress warmly, and bring your friends and family! Suggested donations accepted at the door.

RSVP here!

Where: Staver Locomotive
2537 NW 29th Ave.
When: Sunday, December 2
11 a.m.–3 p.m.


Winter Break Camp 2018

Friends, food, field trips and fun at Winter Break Camp with Friendly House this holiday season! Join us for one day or all, with daily themes, exciting activities, and field trips for kindergarten through fifth graders. Sliding scale fees to fit your budget, starting at $35/day.

When: December 17-21 & December 26-28

Sign Up Here