SOAR inspires personal transformation through career development. SOAR provides innovative programming that moves people to sustainable employment, contributing to a prosperous community. Find Your Career Path We may be the boost you need to find a more rewarding career. Or your hope at a second chance. Whatever your reason for turning to SOAR, know that you … Read more

“Peace of Hope” is a North Minneapolis-based nonprofit and premier organization dedicated to serving Twin Cities families of the imprisoned or recently released.    Since 2012, our various programming of Service, Education and Advocacy work has assisted many families and individuals with relieving the terrible stresses associated with having loved ones in prison.  We look forward … Read more

Grace Place of Willmar is a Christian based transitional house for adult women. Our program requires a minimum stay of six months with stays as long as 18 months. The cost for our program is 25% of a client’s income. The goal of our program is to encourage women to obtain a self-sufficient lifestyle. We … Read more

FreedomWorks is a faith based program that focuses on creating a safe, sober and encouraging environment for men who wish to stay out of prison. At FreedomWorks, we guide men into new, healthy relationships, teach a new lifestyle through example, and match men with a mentor who walks alongside them in their journey to spiritual success. We … Read more

EMERGE provides a wide range of services related to employment, job training, financial services, and housing. Most participants live in the neighborhoods where our facilities are located, North Minneapolis and Cedar Riverside. We partner with people who are facing significant obstacles as they redefine themselves. We aim to help our clients find a career pathway … Read more

Midwest Challenge was formed to combat high rates of recidivism and relapse by offering an alternative to men struggling with the difficulties of transition after completing chemical dependency treatment or incarceration. The core desire is to offer the opportunity for men (and women) from all walks of life to find a safe place to renew their … Read more

180 Degrees provides programs and support services along a continuum of care from prevention to intervention, transition, connection, and integration. We achieve our mission through a comprehensive set of services & supports along the continuum of care: Mental Health Therapeutic Services Chemical Health Services Case Management Family Services Transitions Support Youth Intervention & Enrichment Temporary Shelter … Read more

The Promise of Community Action Community Action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other. Energy Assistance Programs Weatherization Emergency Housing Assistance Housing Rehabilitation Loan Home Improvement … Read more

Our main purpose is to provide chemical health, substance abuse and addiction treatment, as well as recovery services to anyone seeking help for drug, alcohol or gambling problems. We recognize that substance abuse and addiction is a disease and that each person’s path to recovery is different. Our programs utilize many different approaches to treatment … Read more

Serving Minnesota and western Wisconsin for nearly 100 years as a leader in workforce development, Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota provides education, job training and placement services to eliminate barriers to work and independence.

Damascus Way is a halfway house program serving men with criminal histories. Assistance in finding employment, permanent housing, and a support community is offered. But more than that, we provide opportunities for our residents to consider the deeper issues of their lives. Those who come to Damascus Way are here because they have lost their … Read more

What is criminal expungement? Criminal expungement is the process of going to court to ask a judge to seal records from a criminal court case so that they cannot be seen by the public. It is important to remember that an expunged record is NOT destroyed. The police, law enforcement agencies, FBI, immigration, and other public … Read more