NorthStar Clubhouse



northstar_logo2NorthStar, a program of Luke-Dorf Inc., is a mental health recovery program for adults living in the Portland metro area who have a serious mental illness. NorthStar follows the International Center for Clubhouse Development (ICCD) model of psychosocial rehabilitation and standards.

NorthStar provides people living with the effects of mental illness an evidence-tested approach for respect, hope, stability, and resiliency. The clubhouse creates an avenue for social and economic benefits, and offers a safe place to alleviate stigma.



Supporters of NorthStar:

4th Annual Benefit Auction & Dinner for 


Thursday, April 23 – Doors open 5:30pm – Melody Ballroom

Join us for an enjoyable evening supporting mental health recovery!

Cocktail hour, dinner, inspiring speakers, and a Live Auction with Wonderful Prizes:

5-nights at secluded island resort in Belize with all meals
Portland “Staycation”
Weekend in Hood River
Sunriver Vacation Home
Cooking Lessons with Professional Chef
Week in Maui
And much more!

There will also be member-made crafts for purchase, a raffle drawing, and a “Wine Wall Surprise”

Honorary Event Chair & Keynote: Brad Avakian, Labor Commissioner, State of Oregon
Event MC: Tom Parker, Lines for Life
Auctioneer: Johnna Wells

TICKETS only $75 each, Table of 8 for $500


Originally founded by NAMI Multnomah and now a program of Luke-Dorf,
NORTHSTAR CLUBHOUSE is a unique program that helps people living with mental illness rediscover their skills and find employment. Our annual spring auction fills critical funding gaps…

Please help us keep NorthStar’s employment and culinary programs thriving!

Learn more:



Senator Avel Gordly has written a personal letter of support


Check out for more info on ICCD clubhouses.

Visit NorthStar’s own website at

For more information about NorthStar: contact Bill Waters, program coordinator at
Call 971.271.7273

or take a look at the NorthStar Fact Sheet (PDF)

Contact Us

NAMI Multnomah
524 NE 52nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97213
Fax: 503.235.8959
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Monday - Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm