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[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...

[caption id="attachment_3922" align="alignright" width="482"] Vail House is located at 1025 Sixth St. SE in Minneapolis[/caption] 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...

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 2016-2017 season ($174 value) Cypress DX bike ($450...

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 authentically about their experiences. The...

2016 is the 35th Anniversary of Vail Place. We are excited to celebrate the rich history we’ve built together over 35 years. We have a remarkable history of helping people with serious mental illnesses in their recovery to lead full and satisfying lives....

“Vail Place has always been a model based on integration from the perspective of both healthcare and community,” said Vicky Couillard, Executive Director for Vail Place, who has been with the organization for more than 26 years. ...

Vail Place will continue to provide two service coordinators to work directly with residents at public housing buildings via special grants awarded to the Hopkins Housing and Redevelopment Authority, and the St. Louis Park Housing Authority from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  ...

On Wednesday May 11th Vail Place members will present a special performance in recognition of National Mental Health Month at the History Theatre in downtown St. Paul. Recovery Theater - A Rare and Revealing Look at Mental Illness Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Show 12 – 1:00 pm. Reception...

In the coming weeks, Minnesota legislators will be making key decisions that will impact community mental health services in our state. Improving access to daily, coordinated care in the community is vital to the quality of life for people with serious mental illnesses.  Please urge your legislators...

We're hosting our  15th annual Tour de Vail – Roll & Stroll for Mental Health on Saturday, July 9, 2016.  Walk, run, bike, skate or blade around Crystal Lake in Robbinsdale to raise money, hope and awareness for adults with mental illness. This year’s event...

Described by coworkers as a "strong, steady leader," Haimanot “Haimie” Deresse joined Vail Place a little over 10 years ago as a Housing Support Specialist, providing housing assistance and ongoing support for Clubhouse members.  After three years, Haimie transitioned to the role of Case Manager...