Culturally Specific Programs
African American Aids Project Task Force
Free confidential HIV Aids testing.
CAPI USA (Centre for Asians & Pacific Islanders)
Primarily serves Asian and East African refugees and immigrants and provides family support services.
Center for Victims of Torture
Chicanos Latinos Unidos en Servicio (CLUES)
CLUES is a provider of social services that are linguistically appropriate and culturally competent for the Latino community in Minnesota. Services offered included mental health, chemical health, employment, education and elder wellness.
Hennepin County Office of Multicultural Services
Provides a variety of services to immigrants and refugees.
Lao Assistance Center
Services include the refugee self-sufficiency program, language and cultural preservation, legal assistance and education project, youth recreation league, community outreach and education initiative, interpreting and translating, elders, citizenship and health education.
Liberian Women’s Initiative of MN
Empowers Liberian women and girls to become decision makers in society by promoting personal responsibility for achieving financial, economic and social independence serving as advocates, mentors and positive role models.
Minnesota Education Equity Partnership (MNEEP)
Works closely with students, the communities of color and representatives from education, business, government and non-profits to develop programs that help students of color succeed academically.
Northwest Suburban Integration District
Programming for parents and families in the seven district area, Anoka Hennepin, Brooklyn Center, Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose, Elk River, Fridley, Osseo and Rockford. Call for schedule of activities.
Northwest Immunization Clinic www.northwesthennepinfamilyservicecollaborative.com/nw-immunization-clinic.html
Free immunizations for those who qualify. Clinic provides baby shots and shots for adults needing to obtain green card. Provides assistance with accessing local health care, health insurance, employment, and other community resources.
Osseo Area Schools Enrollment Center www.district279.org/schools/enroll
Assistance with school registration for immigrant families. NW Immunization Clinic, No Shots, No School on-site. Provides free immunizations for those who qualify: Baby shots, school entry shots and immunizations needed to obtain Green Card. Also provides assistance accessing health care, health insurance, and community resources.
Robbinsdale Area Schools Language Services & Welcome Center
Assistance with school registration for immigrant families. Provides assistance with accessing community resources.
United Cambodian Association of Minnesota
Services include Youth and Children’s Programs, English and Citizenship classes, Legal Services, Employment Programs, Chemical Dependency Program and Mental Health Services.
Vietnamese Social Services of Minnesota
Serving Refugees and Immigrants in the Twin Cities Metropolitan area. The mission is to maintain the identity if the Minnesota Vietnamese community while addressing the basic economic, educational, and health needs of refugees and immigrants statewide.