News & Stories

Jessica’s Story

“I was sent to the state hospital when I was 10, because I had a lot of behavior and mental health problems.” said Jessica. She moved between foster care, detention centers, hospitals and mental health programs for over 10 years. Read More

Simone’s Story

Simone heard the explosion. She smelled smoke, saw rubble, dust, and injured people. She was shocked by the bombing, but quickly stepped in to help others. Read More

Levi: Healing Through Community

Levi never had a stable life - he couldn’t keep a job, had difficulty with relationships, and struggled with mental illness since he was four. Read More

Finding Hope and Looking to My Future

"I went from no hope in my life to looking forward to my future, thanks to the services I received." Read More

The Power of Support and Hope

Deb was given a guitar in kindergarten – she carried it around for decades – but never learned to play. It wasn’t until her first treatment when she finally picked it up. Read More

Summer in the Garden

Like so many Minnesotans, Rising Cedar residents Russell and Jemette enjoy spending their summer working in the gardens. “I love working in the community garden… Read More