Cultivating hope and inspiring change to promote mental health recovery
Monthly Archives: June 2016

Vail Place at This Year’s PRIDE Festival

Visit Vail Place at the PRIDE festival in Loring Park this year, June 25 and June 26! We’ll be passing out packages of our homemade Vail Mix trail mix, made especially for you by Vail Place members. Vail Place’s booth will be

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in Vail Place Blog

Meet Calynn Hendrickson

Calynn Hendrickson first heard about Vail Place after moving to Hopkins in 2010. With an educational background in psychology, counseling and wellness, Calynn was looking for a place to volunteer her services, in the hopes of facilitating a wellness group.

Posted in Member Spotlight

Vail Place Expands Services, Introducing Vail House

1025 6th St SE, Minneapolis This month Vail Place will complete the acquisition of the Cabrini Transitional House, a 23-bed group residential housing (GRH) facility located at 1025 Sixth St Southeast in Minneapolis. The acquisition of the facility represents the next step forward in expanding our housing

Tagged with:
Posted in Featured, News

About Clubhouse Accreditation

Accreditation from Clubhouse International provides many benefits to Clubhouse organizations like ours. To gain Clubhouse accreditation, an organization is evaluated by self-study and a Clubhouse International team and held to a rigorous set of 36 standards. Since the Clubhouse model is based

Tagged with:
Posted in Featured, News, Vail Place Blog

Fourth Generation Program Awards Vail Place $4,000 Grant

Vail Place has been awarded $4,000 by Fourth Generation, a program of The Minneapolis Foundation that brings together emerging philanthropists. The grant was awarded to Vail Place for its Clubhouse Community Support Program. The Fourth Generation program announced in May that the organization

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Clubhouse Blog, Featured, News

Raffle Prizes at 15th annual Tour de Vail

We’ve got some great prizes at this year’s Tour de Vail. You don’t need to be present to win! Ryder cup tickets for Saturday ($260 value but selling on Stubhub right now for $1,000) 2 tickets to the Guthrie for

Tagged with:
Posted in News

Speaking Out to Remove Stigma

The Washington Post recently ran an excellent piece about how those with mental illness are speaking out against stigma. Adults with mental illness are choosing more and more to “out” themselves, revealing their real identities online and speaking boldly and

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Vail Place Blog