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The Village Family Service Center

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The Village is home to experts on a wide range of topics, including mental health, family dynamics, business organization, youth mentoring, chemical addiction and more. To arrange an interview with someone at The Village, please contact: 

Sherri Hashbarger
Director of Marketing and Communications
701-451-4934 (w); 701-799-7451 (c)

Adoption Information Meetings planned for May in Grand Forks, Bismarck and Fargo
Free informational meetings for those interested in adoption will be hosted by The Village Family Service Center and Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota during the month of May. These sessions discuss types of adoption opportunities, children available for adoption, and timeframes. The meetings also include a question-and-answer session. The...
Pederson named CEO and President of The Village
The Village Family Service Center’s Board of Directors announces that Jeff Pederson has been selected as Chief Executive Officer and President of The Village. He will begin in the CEO role on Monday, April 16. “Jeff comes to The Village with decades of executive experience, including leadership positions with public...
Olson promoted to Chief Clinical Officer of The Village
FARGO – The Village Family Service Center has promoted Kelly Olson to Chief Clinical Officer. In this role, Olson will oversee all client services on The Village’s community behavioral health continuum of care. Olson has been with The Village for 19 years, and currently serves as Division Director of Behavioral...
Free parenting group offered at The Village in St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD – An 8-week group for parents and caregivers struggling with their children’s behaviors will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays, April 3 through May 22, at The Village Family Service Center, 110 6th Ave. S., St. Cloud . The program is for parents of children 8...
Gail Nelson joins The Village as First Step Recovery Director
FARGO – The Village Family Service Center has hired Gail Nelson as director of First Step Recovery . First Step Recovery is a program of The Village, and provides treatment for individuals struggling with drug and alcohol addiction . Nelson’s role is to promote addiction recovery services at First Step,...