An Intentional Community
Committed to sustainable living
Located in Portland, Oregon
One 2BR 1BA unit is going up for auction very soon; click here for details.
If you would like to be notified when a home becomes available for rent or sale, please add your name to our
We are unable to accommodate short term housing requests. Our guest house is only available for reservation by friends and family of community members.
If you are interested in more information please contact our Membership Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
SAVE THE DATE!
The next National Cohousing Conference will be in Portland, Oregon May 30 - June 3, 2019. It's still in the early planning stages, and so there's not much info on the Cohousing.org website yet, but you can search the Conference tags at cohousing.org to check for updates. Expect complete info sometime this fall or winter.
We celebrated solstice with a traditional Swedish Små Grodorna (The Frog Dance) around the Majstång (Maypole)
Midsommarkrans (flower wreaths)
Food and Music!
2525 N. Killingsworth St.
Portland, OR 97217
Is Cohousing the Future of Urban Design?
Check out this animated infographic
Showing the advantages of cohousing, particularly
on the environment and between people,
the future of cohousing, and their positive impact
Click Here to view (Credit: Heather Green at BuiltVisible UK)
Daybreak's architect, Grace Kim, TED2017: How cohousing can make us happier (and live longer)
Daybreak Food Program in the News
October 11, 2011 - A feature article in the Food Day Section
Portland's Daybreak Cohousing nurtures community with shared meals
Read the article (including recipes) here .
And watch the VIDEO
AARP - 2010 Livable Communities Award
On Friday, January 14, 2011 Schemata Workshop was one of five recipients of AARP's 2010 Livable Communities Award for the design of Daybreak Cohousing. Click here to view the slide show and video featuring Daybreak and some of our community members.
Photo courtesy of Jay L. Clendenin/Aurora