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.

Receiving the COVID-19 Vaccine at Outside In Medical Clinic

Set Up an Appointment for Your COVID-19 Vaccine

Programe una cita para su vacuna contra el COVID-19

We are offering COVID-19 vaccines as they become available. The vaccine is free. You do not need medical insurance. If you do have health insurance, please bring your health insurance card. You do not need to be a current patient of Outside In.

Estamos ofreciendo vacunas contra el COVID-19 a medida que estén disponibles. La vacuna es gratis. No necesita seguro médico. Si tiene seguro médico, traiga su tarjeta de seguro. No rechazaremos a nadie por la incapacidad de no poder pagar o si no tiene seguro médico. No es necesario que sea un paciente actual de Outside In.

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Vacunación de COVID-19 en Outside In

Vacunación de COVID-19 en Outside In

Programe una cita para su vacuna contra el COVID-19 Estamos ofreciendo vacunas contra el COVID-19 a medida que estén disponibles. La vacuna es gratis. No necesita seguro médico. Si tiene seguro médico, traiga su tarjeta de seguro. No rechazaremos a nadie por la...

COVID-19 Vaccination at Outside In

COVID-19 Vaccination at Outside In

Schedule an Appointment to get Vaccinated Outside In offers COVID-19 vaccines at our Clinic in downtown Portland. At this time, we only offer the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccine -- only one dose is needed. Vaccine recipients must be 18 or older There is no...

Suicide Prevention: Removing the Stigma Around Mental Illness

Suicide Prevention: Removing the Stigma Around Mental Illness

Last month, MTV released the documentary Each and Every Day: Stories of Survivors. This film features nine young people – including Emma, one of Outside In’s Peer Support Specialists – who share their honest and vulnerable stories of mental health and suicidal...

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Ollie’s Story

Ollie’s Story

I wanted independence and stability. I wanted to belong. I found Outside In.Dear Friend, When you have a sickle cell anemia crisis, you feel like your blood and bones are on fire. I was a junior in high school, what happened to me was out of my control. After time in...

Trauma-Informed Care at Outside In

Trauma-Informed Care at Outside In

"As a clinician, I start with the assumption that everyone has experienced trauma. And when I walk into an exam room to meet a patient for the first time, I have no idea what that trauma might be."Trauma-Informed Care is Integral at Outside In  Here are Outside In, we...

Expanding Our Understanding of Food: Trauma-Informed Nutrition

Expanding Our Understanding of Food: Trauma-Informed Nutrition

Our relationships with food are complex – they're connected to our culture, mental health, physical health, and community.By Emily Droge, Outside In SNAP Outreach and Education Coordinator When thinking of nutrition education, one may envision Chef Jamie Oliver...

COVID-19 Info

COVID-19 Updates (Noticias)

COVID-19 Updates (Noticias)

Important Updates Our clinic is now scheduling e-visits for patients with non-urgent or routine appointments. Please call 503.535.3860 to schedule an appointment.  Our pharmacy can mail prescriptions and do curbside pickups. Patients can call our pharmacy at...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Make an appointment for COVID-19 Vaccination at Outside In Programar una cita para Vacunación de COVID-19 en Outside In COVID-19 Information and Guidance With the Coronavirus (COVID-19) hitting Oregon, we want to make sure that you have all the information you need to...

Información de Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Información de Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Vacunación de COVID-19 en Outside In COVID-19 Información y guía     Con la llegada del coronavirus (COVID-19) a Oregon, queremos asegurarnos que usted tenga toda la información que necesite que saber. En Outside In, estamos siguiendo de cerca las pautas (guianza) de...

Success Stories

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.

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.

Rei

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

Jason

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

Anna

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