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Neighborhood House

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Neighborhood House’s early childhood education programs provide an opportunity for participants to learn, grow, and thrive in environments that emphasize parents as primary teachers and child-led learning. Our programs promote positive parenting skills, guidance about child development, family health and wellness, family resiliency, and school readiness skills to eligible children, including those with special needs, so our community’s children and families are stronger for life.


Early Head Start: Infant-3 years old

Center-Based Program:

  • Schedule: mid August to mid June
  • Hours: Tuesday-Friday (with occasional Mondays), 8:15am-3:45pm

Home-Based Program: Prenatal to 3yrs

  • Schedule: mid-July to mid-June
  • weekly 90-minute parent/child educational home visits
  • twice-monthly playgroups

Head Start: 3-5 years old

Full-Day Program:

  • Schedule: August to mid-June
  • Hours: Tuesday -Friday 8:30am-3:30pm
  • Center-based Program

Part-Day Program:

  • Schedule: August to mid-June
  • Hours: Monday-Thursday 9am-12:30pm
  • Center-based Program

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Is my family eligible?

Your family may be eligible for Neighborhood House if you meet some of the following requirements:

  • Your family resides within West Multnomah County
  • Your family qualifies for or receives the following assistance services: SSI, SNAP, TANF.
  • Your family is caring for a special needs child, or caring for a foster child.
  • Your family income is less than 130% of the Federal Poverty Level
Household size Household income
2 $26,572
3 $33,566
4 $40,560
5 $47,554
6 $54,548
7 $61,542
8 $68,536

The following providers participate in Neighborhood House

Providers listed on Preschool Marketplace are referrals, not recommendations.

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Early Learning Multnomah

619 SW 11th Ave.
Portland OR 97205
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