Did you know?
- $25 will help a homeless youth receive a meal, a shower, and connection to support.
- $75 will help a sick person see a doctor.
- $150 will help a youth find employment.
- $500 will help bring quality relationship-based health care to those who need it most.
- $1,500 will help a homeless youth enter college.
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Outside In Counselor and Portland's Youth Services are Recognized by Vice President Joe Biden
For youth experiencing homelessness, life on the street often means facing stigma, surviving daily threats to personal safety, and struggling to overcome countless obstacles on the path to stable housing. Youth need a wide network of support to help them access the resources and treatment needed to exit homelessness. As a peer mentor in Portland, Oregon, I work to connect hundreds of homeless youth to essential services each year. >>Full Story
The Lund Report: Student and Community Health Flourishes With School-based Clinics
The Milwaukie High School Health & Wellness Center operated by the nonprofit Outside In promises “real help right here” to let youth learn by improving their physical and emotional health. “We gave them a community and a place to flourish,” said Fawn McCool, behavioral health counselor. >>Full Story
Oregonian: White House Names Portland Police Lieutenant, Outside In Mentor 'Champions of Change'
A Portland police lieutenant and a peer mentor at Outside Inn, an agency that supports homeless youth, will be honored as White House "Champions of Change,'' for helping to build bridges between law enforcement and youth and promote public safety. >>Full Story