Compassionate

Inclusive

Innovative

Transformative

Courageous

Since 1968, Outside In has transformed thousands of lives by helping break the cycles of chronic homelessness, poverty, and poor health among Portland’s LGBTQIA+ community, people of color, those experiencing homelessness, and the underserved. Our health clinic and young adult programs strive to meet people where they are and provide safe, affirming spaces for our community to receive judgment-free care and support.

Compassionate, Inclusive, Innovative, Transformative, Courageous

Since 1968, Outside In has transformed thousands of lives by helping break the cycles of chronic homelessness, poverty, and poor health among Portland’s LGBTQIA+ community, people of color, those experiencing homelessness, and the underserved. Our health clinic and young adult programs strive to meet people where they are and provide safe, affirming spaces for our community to receive judgment-free care and support.

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LATEST NEWS

You Saved Me. You Saved My Life.

You Saved Me. You Saved My Life.

"I needed hope. I needed help. Just in time, I found Outside In..."You saved me. You saved my life. With tears in my eyes, I whispered these words to my doctor at Outside In. It is also how I feel about you and your support. As a transgender kid with undiagnosed...

Virginia Woof Featured on Hey, Do My Job!

Virginia Woof Featured on Hey, Do My Job!

Outside In's Virginia Woof Dog Daycare was featured on 'Hey, Do My Job!' on FOX12. We were so happy to have Wayne Garcia visit us and learn how we take care of the amazing dogs who spend their days with us. Watch the segment here. Virginia Woof is the first dog...

Outside In building new clinic on Gresham, Portland border

Outside In building new clinic on Gresham, Portland border

Outside In staff, board members and partners broke ground on a new health clinic in Rosewood, on Wednesday, Oct. 23, at the corner of Northeast 162nd Avenue and East Burnside Street. Their current brick-and-mortar facility is located in downtown Portland at 1132 S.W....

Success Stories

Rei

Through these connections I was able to get into school and graduate as a Certified Medical Assistant

Shay

Outside In made me want to be around excellence. Outside In shaped me. It taught me how to be kind to people less fortunate.

River

When I came out as trans and reached out to the community for help, everyone had something good to say about Outside In.

Anna

If you met me today, you might never imagine I spent countless nights sleeping under the Burnside Bridge.

Anthony

As a patient at Outside In, the dignity, compassion, and respect that I was shown by staff truly had a lasting impact on me and directly resulted in me wanting to get involved in helping my community.

Jason

Through Outside In’s guidance and support, I was in my own apartment completely self-sufficient within a week.