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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We are welcoming new patients and look forward to being your medical home.

LATEST NEWS

Michael’s Story from the Clackamas Service Center

Michael’s Story from the Clackamas Service Center

Every week, our Mobile Medical Van visits the Clackamas Service Center on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays to provide accessible health care to the community. Check out this video to hear about the impact we can have when we extend the care, compassion, and dignity...

Outside In Board Member Rei Skoczylas Featured on Beyond Well Podcast

Outside In Board Member Rei Skoczylas Featured on Beyond Well Podcast

Outside In Board Member, Rei Skoczylas, spoke with Sheila Hamilton on the Beyond Well podcast about their personal experience with homelessness and the impact of Outside In on their life. “Nobody is born wanting to be an outcast. It wasn’t until I was really seen by...

Success Stories

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.

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.