• Foster Youth

    We are hope. We are permanent. We are family.

    Bridge Meadows is a unique multi-generational community located in the Portsmouth neighborhood of North Portland where adoptive parents, foster children, and elders - those over 55 - find a true home built with love and the shared vision of a better tomorrow.…Watch Our Video

  • Foster Youth at the Park

    We are hope. We are permanent. We are family.

    At Bridge Meadows, current and former foster youth have the stability, caring connections and educational supports they need to succeed and re-calibrate the trajectory of their lives. Investing in the safety and security of these children today improves the quality of life for everyone tomorrow.

  • Elder with Foster Youth

    We are hope. We are permanent. We are family.

    Children move out from the instability of foster care placements to permanent homes and families and parents receive essential resources and guidance, while elders find safe, affordable housing and an opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of families and their children.

  • Grandma Elders Laughing

    We are hope. We are permanent. We are family.

    Imagine elders embraced as grandparents, mentors, teachers and friends; continuing to build the meaningful social connections that keep their brains and bodies active and healthy.

  • Bridge Meadows Building

    We are hope. We are permanent. We are family.

    Bridge Meadows is an innovative solution at the intersection of child welfare, aging and affordable housing - issues that impact each of us. Not just socially and emotionally, but economically as well.

The power of place, permanence, and purpose.

Spring Luncheon

Save the date!

You're invited to the Bridge Builder Annual Spring Luncheon on May 8, 2014 from 11:30am - 1:00pm at the Multnomah Athletic Club.

Please click the "Registration" link below for tickets.

If you would like more information, please contact:

Lani Faith
Director of Resource Development
503.953.1100
lfaith@bridgemeadows.org

Stories

  • PBS News Hour at Bridge Meadows - "At a special housing development in Oregon, families who adopt foster children live side by side with seniors who volunteer their time in exchange for affordable rent. The NewsHour's Cat Wise reports how members of the intergenerational community find support and connection together."