Mission: “We partner with families and communities to provide effective and responsive services for children and youth coping with adversity and trauma.”
Outpatient services, prevention and education, community programming, day treatment, drug and alcohol treatment, foster care, residential, and program evaluation.
11035 NE Sandy Blvd. Portland, OR 97220
Year Established: 1947
Mission: “The Airway Science program exposes youth, especially those who are socially and economically challenged, to activities that inspire their interest and growth toward higher learning and careers in aerospace, science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.”
After school classes for children 10-13 years old and Saturday classes for teens 14-18 years old, with special outreach to the socially and economically disadvantaged or to families perceived to be outside the information and opportunity mainstream. Each teen builds and gets to fly their own RV-12 aircraft.
P.O. Box 4142 Portland, OR 97208-4142
Mission: “to work in partnership with our community to prevent youth homelessness and provide homeless and at-risk young people the resources and skills needed to lead healthy, productive lives.”
Provides programming and services that empower homeless youth to exit street life. Day services, case management, transitional housing, Music/Arts Program, alternative high school, and job training.
1220 SW Columbia St. Portland, OR 97201
Year Established: 1977
Mission: “To expand positive life opportunities for all young Oregonians by connecting them with caring mentors.”
Support programs that serve youth ages 5-25 through community and site-based services in nearly every county in Oregon as well as Clark County, Washington.
1411 SW Morrison St. Suite 203 Portland, OR 97205
Year Established: 1997
Mission: “To establish long-term partnerships with organizations that serve individuals in our community who are afflicted by health issues, emotional and psychological trauma, and social and economic adversity”.
Mentorship through wilderness adventures for youth.
T: 503-893-LEAP (5327)
806 SW Broadway Suite 300 Portland, Oregon 97205
Mission: “Our primary mission is to keep children safe and families together by empowering families to break the intergenerational cycle of abuse.”
home visits, parenting education, therapeutic classroom, family nights, parent-child play groups, respite care, clothes closet, food pantry.
2425 Lancaster Dr. NE Salem, OR 97305
Year Established: 1997
Mission: “To support young men and women who are committed to changing their lives to become self-sufficient, contribution members of the workforce and their community.”
long term support for low income youth, provide education, vocational training, and leadership development services for over 200 young people between the ages 17 and 24 who have not completed high school and who face significant barriers to success.
Year Established: 1995
Mission: “to keep children safe and families strong”.
Teach parent skills, strengthen bonds between parents and babies, provide target services, reduce child behavioral problems, and improve social and emotional development in very young children.
St Johns Site:
8425 N Lombard St. Portland, OR 97203
Mill Park Site
1245 SE 122nd Ave Portland, OR 97233
Year Established: 2012
Mission: “Our mission is to help homeless youth and other marginalized people move towards improved health and self-sufficiency.”
Health center, mental health agency, advocacy, leaders in serving LGBTQ youth, job training, needle exchange.
1132 SW 13th Ave. Portland, OR 97205
Year Established: 1968