Media Center | The Village Family Service Center

The Village Family Service Center

Media Center

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

Sherri Hashbarger
Director of Marketing and Communications

shashbarger@thevillagefamily.org
701-451-4934 (w); 701-799-7451 (c)

Date:
11/29/2021
FARGO – Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center has received a $5,000 grant from the Alex Stern Family Foundation to defend the potential of youth in the Fargo-Moorhead community. Big Brothers Big Sisters matches kids ages 6 to 14 with volunteer “Bigs” who spend about four...
Date:
11/23/2021
FARGO – The Village Family Service Center has achieved national accreditation again through the New York-based Council on Accreditation (COA). Organizations pursue accreditation to demonstrate the implementation of best practice standards in the field of human services. The Village, which offers mental health counseling, addiction treatment, adoption services, credit counseling...
Date:
11/18/2021
MINOT – More Minot residents will have access to mental health counseling thanks to grant funding from St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation. On Monday, Nov. 15, the Foundation presented The Village Family Service Center with a check for $8,000 to help fund behavioral health services for uninsured and underinsured individuals...
Date:
10/26/2021
FARGO – The Village Family Service Center’s Board of Directors announces that Kelly Olson, MS, LMFT , has been selected as The Village’s next Chief Executive Officer and President. She will be the first woman to serve as CEO in the organization’s 130-year history. Olson succeeds Jeff Pederson, who will...
Date:
9/27/2021
Several organizations and foundations have contributed recently to support specific Village programs or regions. These grant awards include the following: The Community Foundation of Grand Forks, East Grand Forks and Region has awarded The Village Family Service Center in Grand Forks a $3,000 grant to help provide behavioral health services...