Tagged Kehillah Housing


Drawing Community

Artist Sheila Lynn Lawton spent three weeks interacting with, and creating art personifying the hopes and interests of, residents of Kehillah Housing, a new Portland affordable housing project for adults with special needs. Kehillah, which means community, welcomed 14 residents with developmental disabilities last September to the new apartment building on the southwest Portland campus…


Special needs affordable housing on the way

Kehillah Housing, a two-story, 14-apartment building for adults with developmental disabilities, will offer residents affordable housing near public transportation and access to an array of social services. The board of Cedar Sinai Park, where Kehillah Housing is being built, expanded its historic mission of serving seniors to include adults with special needs. Major funding for…