The Center for Victims of Torture www.cvt.org/
Services Offered: Providing healing services for torture survivors. Through individual and group counseling, survivors can reclaim their dignity and rebuild their lives. They can heal physically, mentally, and emotionally.
Address: St. Paul Healing Center, 649 Dayton Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55104
Contact Information: Phone: (612) 436-4800, Toll free 1-877-265-8775
Hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday-Friday
Qualifications: Must be a torture survivor.
Special Instructions: Based on need, not ability to pay. CVT is unable to serve anyone who is currently chemically-dependent or was a perpetrator of torture.
The Family Advocate Program
Services Offered: Family Advocates provide resources, information, advocacy, and support to families. They provide resources and referrals as needed including:
- Food - Clothing - Basic household needs
- Health care - Dental care - Family support
- Housing - Assistance working with Hennepin County, Schools, and Social Service Providers
Qualifications: To access services provided by the Family Advocate, a family must have a child pre-birth (pregnant woman) through age 18 in their household.
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Special Instructions: Families should call the Advocate to set up an appointment.
Hennepin County side of Anoka-Hennepin, Brooklyn Center School District and
Osseo School District: Contact (763) 585-7378
Advocates will do a home visit if families do not have transportation.
Services Offered: We serve children under the age of 18 who have been diagnosed to have a Severe Emotional Disturbance (SED).Case management services are coordinated services designed to help the child and his/her family obtain appropriate support, including mental and physical health services, social and educational services, vocational and recreational services, and other related support such as volunteer services, advocacy, transportation, and legal services.
Contact Information: (763) 515-2440
Hours: Monday - Friday
Qualifications: The child must be a resident of Hennepin County, or a child for whom Hennepin County has been determined to be the county of financial responsibility.
Special Instructions: To get the process started, contact the Children’s Targeted Case Management program supervisor at 763-515-2470, or Hennepin County’s “Front Door Access” line at 612-348-4111. Either will work with you to determine if your child qualifies for case management services. If approved, services will be paid for by the county or by Prepaid Medical Assistance.
The Family Partnership www.TheFamilyPartnership.org
Services Offered: Offers Counseling, Education and Advocacy
Address & Contact:
(1) 4123 East Lake St., Minneapolis, MN 55406 (612)729-0340 hours M-Thurs. 9 am-8pm Friday 9 am- 5 pm
(2) 2438 18th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55404 (612)722-0762 hours M-F 7am-6pm
(3) 1501 Xerxes Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55411 (763)521-3477 hours M-F 9 am-5 pm
St. David’s Center Child Development and Family Service www.stdavidscenter.org
Services offered include: See chart below
Address: 3395 Plymouth Road, Minnetonka, MN 55305
Contact information: Phone (952) 939-0396 Voice TTY Fax (952) 939-9266
Qualifications: Families with children should call St. David’s Minnetonka office location for specific program information and qualifications.
Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Fridays 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Early Childhood Education
The highest quality preschool and extended day programming for children ages 16 months to eight years.
Evaluation and Assessment
Types of evalautions and assessments: Psychological Evaluation, Diagnostic Assessment, Occupational Therapy Evaluation, Speech Evaluation, Autism Evaluation, Feeding Therapy Evaluation, Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health Assessment (DC:0-5)
Pediatric Therapy Services
A large variety of therapy services, from the traditional (physical, occupational, speech-language) to the progressive (feeding clinics, autism day treatment).
Birth to Five Home Visiting
Healthy development depends on the quality of the relationship children have with their caregivers. Our Home Visiting programs provide support to parents and caregivers to help foster that important relationship.
Community Special Needs Services
We offer a variety of support services: Respite Foster Care, Therapeutic Foster Care, Personal Care Assistance (PCA), Waivered Services, Destination...Anywhere!, Adventure Program, Residential Support Services, and Autism Support Services.
Children's Mental Health and Family Services
Individual and family counseling, mental health skills training and parent support groups.
Washburn Center for Children www.washburn.org
Services Offered: Serves children birth to age 18. Comprehensive assessment, treatment, consultation and prevention services are available for children with social, emotional and behavioral problems and their families.
Address: Northwest Site: 7100 Northland Cirlce, Suite 118, Brooklyn Park, MN 55428
Contact Information: 612-871-1454
Qualifications: Washburn Center for Children works with most health insurance plans to ensure that services are available and affordable to
Hours: Mon. & Wed. 7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.; Tues. 7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.;
Thurs. 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.; and Fri. 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Special Instructions: To find out how Washburn can help, call our Intake Department (612) 871-1454