Recent News

For Ranee and Jim, Vail Place is a family affair. ...

[caption id="attachment_21139" align="alignright" width="225"] Abdifatah Mohamed leads first Diversity Council Event at Vail Place.[/caption] Vail Place now has a Diversity Council. We are so proud to announce that Vail Place staff members have developed a Diversity Council. The first Diversity Awareness event entitled All Are Welcome Here ...

In addition to Vail Place members  who told their stories at our events at the History Theatre in 2016, and of course at the 2016 Dr. Vail Hour Fundraising Breakfast,  many came forward to tell their stories here on our site. The following is a quick...

We are pleased to announce that Vail Place has received a $10,000 general operating grant from TCF Foundation toward enhancing and expanding our programs in 2017. “Vail Place has put itself at the forefront of the integrated care movement in Minnesota," said Stefano Loverso, Vail Place Director of...

Vail Place recently received the Charities Review Council Meets Standards® seal, a visual marker on nonprofit strength. Nonprofit organizations like Vail Place, earn the Meets Standards® seal by voluntarily participating in Charities Review Council’s Accountability Wizard® review process. The only web-based product of its kind,...

We are honored that Vail Place was chosen to receive a $15,000 grant for Supportive Housing Services from Target Corporation. Since 1946 Target has donated 5% of its profit to communities, and we are grateful to again be selected as a recipient of their generosity. Our...

Vail Place and the Hennepin County Adult Mental Health Local Advisory Council are teaming up to end mental illness stigma through the Our Hopes campaign. We welcome you to join us in our goals of: Increasing awareness of the prevalence of mental illness Clearing up misconceptions regarding...

Give to the Max Day 2016  is Thursday, November 17th . This is a fantastic annual opportunity to support a charity in your community that makes a real impact. Please consider donating to Vail Place to help us with our mission of long-term recovery, support and community integration...

As we wind down on World Mental Health Day 2016, here are some of the best articles we've found. Each one has great information to help change the conversation and remove the stigma of mental illness, not just today but 365 days a year. Words of Wisdom...

[caption id="attachment_21112" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Vail Place member Richard Whitman shares his story at the 2016 Tour de Vail.[/caption] A Vail Place Recovery Superhero Vail Place member Richard Whitman experienced what’s called a “late onset psychiatric break” at age 46.  After a very difficult period and about six...

[caption id="attachment_21107" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Members of the team accept the MACMHP award August 31, 2016. Pictured (l-r) are Shelly Zuzek (Vail Place) Khalea Zobel (Broadway Family Medicine Clinic) Emilie Hedlund (North Memorial Health Care) and Vicky Couillard,  Kristina Swanberg, Stefano Loverso (Vail Place) Not pictured: Ellen Fenster...