Clubhouse Blog

On Thursday, October 19, 2017 Dr. Vail Hour will be back with Recovery Superheroes - The Battle Continues. This year's brand new production features Vail Place members, volunteers and staff and focuses specifically on the work-ordered day, a vital component of the Clubhouse model. The performance is drawn from the real...

[caption id="attachment_21039" align="alignleft" width="310"] Jack Yatsko, COO of Clubhouse International[/caption] On April 27th, members of Vail Place's Board and leadership team attended a retreat dedicated to immersing themselves in the day-to-day challenges and activities of Vail Place members, analyzing Vail Place programs in-depth, and much more. The...

[caption id="attachment_21033" align="alignnone" width="100%"] Shelly Zuzek, Emilie Hedlund and Vicky Couillard[/caption] Vail Place congratulates Emilie Hedlund from North Memorial for being a Collaboration and Partners award finalist at The Women's Health Leadership TRUST Forum on April 20th, 2017. The Women's Health Leadership TRUST is a professional network of...

Vail House is in need of several household items. The program at Vail House provides housing designed to help adults manage mental health, maintain sobriety, and break the cycle of homelessness. Up to 23 residents can be served in the communal, transitional housing. Staff work with private landlords throughout Hennepin County...

[caption id="attachment_4234" align="alignleft" width="264"] Greg Tyler[/caption] In April of 2016 Driskill’s Downtown Market in Hopkins introduced a new “Toggle Up” campaign, a socially responsible program in 2016 to help local nonprofits raise money and awareness.  Driskill’s customers are encouraged to “toggle up” or round up their...

[caption id="attachment_4194" align="alignright" width="289"] Emily Pearl at the 15th annual Tour de Vail[/caption] 2016 marked the first year Vail Place’s popular summer event Tour de Vail – Roll & Stroll for Mental Health was held at Crystal Lake in Robbinsdale in association with the area’s popular...

[caption id="attachment_3981" align="alignright" width="294"] Members Jack and Megan Haggerty and Director of Public Affairs Stefano LoVerso accept the award.[/caption] 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...