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The Village Family Service Center in Alexandria received a grant from the Enhance Alexandria Grant program to support its Behavioral Health For All initiative. This initiative seeks funds to provide mental health services for the uninsured and underinsured. Grant dollars will go directly to services such as outpatient counseling, in-home family-based services, and group therapy. The Enhance [...]
GRAND FORKS - Grant support from the Myra Foundation will allow The Village to purchase client furniture for the offices and breakroom furniture for our staff. The Village Family Service Center is grateful to the Myra Foundation!
ST. CLOUD - Girls 360º Group, a program of The Village Family Service Center in St. Cloud, has received a grant from the Women's Fund of the Central Minnesota Community Foundation. The agency will use the grant to provide an eight-week session of Girls 360º Group. The group helps girls by educating them on a full spectrum (360 degrees) of topics relevant to a teenage girl’s life. The group is [...]
FARGO - Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center received a grant from the Robert E. Herman Charitable Trust. Grant funds will enable staff to provide direct services to at-risk youth and help to recruit adult volunteers who mentor them. Specific tasks to be performed with grant funds include enrollment of youth and mentors, recruitment of volunteers, background checks, mentor [...]
BISMARCK – The Village Family Service Center has received a grant from the Tom and Frances Leach Foundation. These funds will provide behavioral health services, such as mental health counseling and in-home family therapy, to uninsured and underinsured people in the Bismarck area. The Village’s Bismarck office is located at 2207 E. Main Ave. For more information, call 701-255-1165. The Village [...]
FARGO – Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center has received a grant from the Alex Stern Family Foundation to empower youth in the Fargo-Moorhead community. Big Brothers Big Sisters matches kids ages 6 to 14 with volunteer “Bigs” who spend about four hours a month with their “Little,” either at the child’s school or doing activities in the community. These relationships [...]
MINOT – St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation awarded The Village in Minot funds to assist with providing behavioral health services to the uninsured and underinsured. In addition, St. Joseph’s also provided grant money to The Village’s pregnancy counseling services which assists women who find themselves unexpectedly pregnant. The grants were officially awarded at a luncheon in Minot on [...]
MOORHEAD – The Otto Bremer Trust recently awarded The Village Family Service Center grant funding to support its Professional Development for Community Impact initiative. The grant dollars will allow the nonprofit organization to train Minnesota clinicians in EMDR – Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing. EMDR involves reprocessing memories that have essentially become stuck in the brain [...]
Two 6-week classes offered by The Village Family Service Center; no cost for Douglas County residents ALEXANDRIA – Two Love and Logic® parenting groups are planned at The Village Family Service Center, 4133 Iowa St., Suite 105, Alexandria: Parenting the Love and Logic Way® will meet from 4 to 5:30 pm Tuesdays, Sept. 6 through Oct. 11. This group teaches parents tools to stay calm, set limits, and [...]
FARGO – Cass County Electric Cooperative Foundation, Operation Round Up, has awarded a grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center. The funds will allow Big Brothers Big Sisters to match more caring, volunteer mentors with at-risk youth in the Fargo-Moorhead area and to provide ongoing case management. Big Brothers Big Sisters recruits and supports over 200 volunteers [...]