Public Health Organizations

Name
Category
Keywords
Contact
Abbot Northwestern Hospital
Minneapolis
Hospital Volunteer in various departments 612-863-4281 anwvolunteer@allina.com
ALS Association, MN Chapter
Minneapolis
Chronic Care Lou Gehrig's Disease, advance research; provide patient care and support Laura Winterstein (Volunteer Coordinator), 612-672-0484 or volunteercoordinator@alsmn.org
Alzheimer's Association, MN Chapter
Minneapolis
Chronic Condition Advance research; provide patient care and support; promote prevention Debra Carlsen (Director of Volunteer Programs), 952-857-0520 debra.carlsen@alz.org
American Indian Family Center
St. Paul
Multicultural Health Family support?mental health services, employment support Kevin Martineau (Executive Director), 651-793-3003
American Liver Foundation
Bloomington
Chronic Condition Promotes liver wellness; provides support, advocacy, research 952-854-6181, mlikes@liverfoundation.org
American Lung Association
St. Paul
Chronic Condition Provide patient care, support, education; promote prevention 651-227-8014, info@alamn.org
American Red Cross
St. Paul/ Minneapolis
Counseling/Social Services National/international aide, disaster relief, community programs, outreach and education 612-872-3271
Association for Non-Smokers
St. Paul
Counseling/Social Services Advocacy, education, youth outreach Jeanne Weigum (Executive Director), 651-646-3005, ansrmn@ansrmn.org
Birds and Bees Project
Minneapolis
Sexual Health Sex education and outreach: youth and adults 612-821-9795, info@birdsandbees.org
Brain Injury Association of MN
Minneapolis
Chronic Condition Support services: brain surgery patients, family, professionals 612-378-2742 leeg@braininjurymn.org
Breaking Free
St. Paul
Counseling/ Social Services Education/support services for prostitution and battered women 651-645-6557, volunteers@breakingfree.net
Camp Heartland
Minneapolis
Counseling/Social Services Support, education and outreach: children/families with HIV/AIDS Jill Rudolph (Camp Director), 1-888-216-2028, JillRudolph@oneheartland.org
Cancer Center (U of M)
Minneapolis
Research Academic, advance research; provide patient care and support; promote prevention 612-624-2620
Casa de Esperanza
St. Paul
Counseling/Social Services Prevent domestic violence; support victims; Latina focus 651-646-5553, info@casadeesperanza.org
Cedar Riverside People's Center
Minneapolis
Public Clinic Affordable healthcare for economically disadvantaged 612-332-4973
Center for Bioethics (U of M)
Minneapolis
Research Academic, research, education, public policy 612-624-9440, bioethx@umn.edu
Center for Reactive Attachment Disorder (Wilder)
St. Paul
Mental Health Children, training for parents and caregivers Donna Osterbauer (Volunteer Coordinator), 651-280-2460, dmo@wilder.org
Centro de Salud
Minneapolis
Multicultural Health Education, wellness, mental health, youth, and family services 612-874-1412, infocenter@centromn.org
Centro de Salud (Mental Health Dept.)
Minneapolis
Mental Health Prevention and intervention: Latino children/families 612.874.1412, infocenter@centromn.org
Child Guidance Clinic (Wilder)
St. Paul
Mental Health Children, therapy, psychological evaluation, support services: social, emotional, behavioral issues Megan Ketunen 651-280-2093 mek2@wilder.org
Child Trends
Minneapolis
Children Research/policy center: poverty, education, health, immigrant issues Lisa Phillips (Manager of HR), 612-692-5515, lphillips@childtrends.org
Children's Cancer Research Fund
Minneapolis
Children Helps fund support services, research/training: prevention, treatment, care Lois Freed (HR & Office Manager), 952-893-9355, lfreed@childrenscancer.org
Children's Dental Services
Minneapolis
Public Clinic Oral health: low-income families 612-746-1530 ext. 214; Deborah Ashamu (Intern Coordinator), DAshamu@childrensdentalservices.org
Children's Home Society & Family Services
St. Paul
Counseling/Social Services Adoption; early childhood education; child/family support, counseling, therapy 651-646-7771, volunteer@chsfs.org
Children's Hospital
Minneapolis/ St. Paul
Hospital Volunteer in various departments; Healthcare research Minn: 612-813-6200, St. Paul: 651-220-6141
Children's Therapy Center
Eagan/Apple Valley
Children Children?s speech, occupational, physical therapy 651-994-9644, sue@childrenstherapyctr.com
Clare Housing
Minneapolis
Counseling/Social Services Affordable housing, support/care services, HIV/AIDS Debbie Wyman (Volunteer Coordinator), 612-236-9515, debbie.wyman@clarehousing.org
CLUES (Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio)
Minneapolis/ St. Paul
Multicultural Health Behavioral health/human services: Latino individuals and families St. Paul 651-379-4200 Minneapolis 612-746-3500
Community-University Health Care Center (NHCN)
Minneapolis
Public Clinic Family medical care: underserved 612-638-0700, shell008@umn.edu
Dakota Communities, Inc.
Eagan
Children Residential facilities, support: children with disabilities Jenni Zeis (HR Director), 651-688-8808, jenniz@dakcom.org
East Side Family Clinic (CHS)
St. Paul
Public Clinic Family medical care: Spanish and Hmong speakers 651-772-9757, hr@westsidechs.org
Emergency Physician's Professional Association (EPPA)
Minnetonka, MN
Public Clinic Emergency Medicine 952-835-9880
Endocrinology/Diabetes (U of M)
Minneapolis
Research Academic, research, analysis Beth Olson (Associate Administrator), 612-625-9742, bmo@umn.edu
Face to Face (NHCN)
St. Paul
Counseling/Social Services Healthcare, counseling, programs: homeless youth 651-772-5555, pasvogela@face2face.org
Family Tree Clinic (NHCN)
St. Paul
Sexual Health Reproductive and sexual healthcare 651-523-0171 ext. 230, ewilkins@familytreeclinic.org
Fraser Child and Family Center
Minneapolis
Mental Health Mental health, rehabilitation services: Children/family with developmental disabilities 612-861-1688, lorid@fraser.org
Free Arts for Abused Children of Minnesota
Minneapolis
Mental Health Art therapy: abused/neglected children 612-824-2787, Andrea@freeartsminnesota.org
Hazelden
St. Paul/ Center City/ Plymouth
Counseling/ Social Services Treatment services, education, research 651-213-4200, volunteers@hazelden.org
Health Care for the Homeless (CHS)
St. Paul
Public Clinic Medical care, no fees charged: homeless 651-290-6814, http://www.westsidechs.org/volunteers.php
Health Partners
Minneapolis
Public Clinic Healthcare and health coverage, research 952-853-8888
Hennepin County Human Services & Public Health Dept.
Minneapolis
Government Programming: improve community health, safety, stability 612.348.2163, hsphd.communications@co.hennepin.mn.us
Hennepin County Medical Center Emergency Medicine Dept.
Minneapolis
Hospital Clinical/academic research projects James Miner, M.D. (Research Director), 612-873-9528, miner015@umn.edu
Hennepin County Medical Emergency Dept.
Minneapolis
Hospital PEER Program: Assisting in the Pediatric ED, Caregiver-Patient relationship building 612-873-9528
Indian Health Board of Minneapolis, Inc. (NHCN)
Minneapolis
Multicultural Health Medical care: focus on Native Americans, smoking cessation help, WIC 612-721-9800
Institute of Child Development
Minneapolis
Children Research, scholarship, outreach 612-624-0526, ICD@umn.edu
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Bloomington
Chronic Condition Supports research, prevention 952-851-0770
La Clinica (CHS)
St. Paul
Public Clinic Family medical care: low-income, uninsured 651-222-1816
La Oportunidad, Inc.
Minneapolis
Counseling/ Social Services Women/families, skills development, relationship/community building: Latino families Haley Buenzli, 612-872-6165, haleyb@oportunidad.org
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Golden Valley
Chronic Condition Supports research, quality of life 763-545-3309
Living Well Disability Services
Eagan
Disabilities Residential facilities, support: children with disabilities Jenni Zeis (HR Director), 651-688-8808, jenniz@dakcom.org
Lupus Foundation of Minnesota
Bloomington
Chronic Condition Provides patient support; education; supports research 952-746-5151, info@lupusmn.org
Lyngblomsten
St. Paul
Senior Health Senior healthcare; in-home and community programs 651-646-2941
Macalester-Summit Hill
St. Paul
Public Health Senior caregiving 651-696-6882
March of Dimes
Edina
Children Research, education, advocacy to promote health of babies 952-835-3033
McDonough Homes Clinic (CHS)
St. Paul
Public Clinic Family medical care: residents of McDonough Homes public housing and neighborhood 651-558-2191
Medtronic
St. Paul
Research Development of medical technologies 800-328-2518
Mental Health Association of MN
Minneapolis
Mental Health Advocacy and education, support services, treatment Ben Ashley-Wurtmann, 612-331-6840, benaw@mentalhealthmn.org
Midwest AIDS Training & Education Center
Minneapolis
Counseling/Social Services HIV/AIDS, clinical training, support, education 612-626-3609, rybic001@umn.edu
Minneapolis Dept. of Health and Family Support
Minneapolis
Government Leadership/programming: health equity in urban population 612-673-2301
Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation
Minneapolis
Research Research, education, health services 612-863-3833, HR@mhif.org
Minnesota AIDS Project
Minneapolis
Counseling/Social Services HIV/AIDS, advocacy, education, support services 612-341-2060, pridealive@mnaidsproject.org
Minnesota Autism
Minneapolis
Children Therapy, support services: children and families Kelsey Granowski (Intake/Staffing Coord.), 612-414-2008, kgranowski@mnautism.org
Minnesota Dept. of Health
St. Paul
Government Health promotion, disease prevention, disaster preparedness, increased accessibility of health services
Minnesota Epilepsy Research Group
St. Paul
Research Epilepsy diagnostics, treatment, and research 651-249-5290
MN Community Foundation/St. Paul Foundation
St. Paul
Mental Health Supervised living facility; counseling, rehabilitative services to persons with mental/physical illness and disability 651-221-9880, inbox@saintpaulfoundation.org
Model Cities
St. Paul
Counseling/ Social Services Healthcare and social services: low income/underserved communities 651-632-8350
NARAL Pro-Choice Minnesota
St. Paul
Sexual Health Education and advocacy: reproductive rights Dan Buck (Grassroots Organizer), 651-602-7655, danb@ProChoiceMinnesota.org
National Alliance on Mental Illness Minnesota
St. Paul
Mental Health Education, support, advocacy: adults/children with mental illness Kate Hersey (Volunteer Resources Coordinator) 651-645-2948 or volunteer.resources@namimn.org
Native American Community Clinic
Minneapolis
Multicultural Health Pediatric, elder, nutrition, and diabetes services 612-872-8086, info@nacc-healthcare.org
Neighborhood Health Care Network (NHCN)
St. Paul
Public Clinic Management services organization supporting 14 community clinics (651) 644-6555, info@nhcn.org
Neighborhood Involvement Program
Minneapolis
Counseling/ Social Services Social/health services: mental health, sexual abuse, seniors, youth 612.374.3125, NIP@neighborhoodinvolve.org
Office of Minority & Multicultural Health (MDH)
St. Paul
Multicultural Health Address health needs of minority populations: language barriers, health disparities, etc. 651-201-5813, ommh@health.state.mn.us
Ofstead and Associates, Inc.
St. Paul
Research Independent research firm 651-647-6268, info@ofsteadinsights.com
Open Arms of Minnesota
Minneapolis
Chronic Condition Food services: AIDS/HIV, MS, ALS, cancer patients 612-872-1152, meals@openarmsmn.org
Open Cities Health Center (NHCN)
St. Paul
Public Clinic Family medical care: focus on African Americans, Hmong populations 651-290-9200
Parkway Family Physicians
St. Paul
Public Clinic Family medical care 651-690-1311
Pediatric Genetics/ Metabolism (U of M)
Minneapolis
Research Academic, research, clinical services, education 612-694-3618
People Incorporated
St. Paul
Mental Health Support services: mental health, brain disorder, independent living 651-288-3532
Planned Parenthood
St. Paul/ Minneapolis
Sexual Health Reproductive and sexual healthcare, education 651-698-2401
Pride Alive
Minneapolis
Counseling/Social Services HIV/AIDS, education, prevention, intervention, focus on men Aaron Brosier, 612-373-2475, aaron.brosier@mnaidsproject.org
Project for Pride in Living
Minneapolis
Counseling/Social Services Housing, job training, education services: lower-income families Julie Huck (Volunteer Manager), 612-455-5100, julie.huck@ppl-inc.org
Ramsey County Public Health
St. Paul
Government Research; health services: prevention, advocacy, education 651-266-2400, AskPH@co.ramsey.mn.us
Regions Hospital
St. Paul
Hospital Volunteer in various departments; Healthcare research 651-254-5709
REM-Ramsey
St. Paul
Counseling/ Social Services Residential/support services: developmental disabilities, mental illness, challenging behaviors. 651-644-7680, remmn@thementornetwork.com
Safe Zone Clinic (NHCN: Face to Face)
St. Paul
Children Drop-in center, healthcare: homeless, underserved youth Audrey Pasvogel (HR Manager), 651-224-9644, pasvogelp@face2face.org
Sexual Offense Services- Ramsey Co.
St. Paul
Counseling/Social Services Sexual offense support services; prevention and education 651-643-3022
Sexual Violence Center
Minneapolis
Counseling/Social Services Sexual assault counseling, advocacy, crisis services Andrea Kiehl, 612.871.5100, akiehl@flynngaskins.com
South Metro Human Services
St. Paul
Mental Health Behavioral, residential, homeless, case management services 651-291-1979
South Side Community Health Services (CHS)
Minneapolis
Public Clinic Healthcare services and education: immigrant/low-income communities 612-821-2027
Southeast Asian Services (Wilder)
St. Paul
Mental Health Treatment and support: immigrants and refugees 651-280-2111, dmo@wilder.org
Southside Community Dental Clinic
Minneapolis
Public Clinic Oral health: low income; second language families 612-822-9030
Southside Medical Clinic (formerly Green Central Clinic)
Minneapolis
Public Clinic Family medical care 612-827-7181, humanresources@southsidechs.org
St. Joseph's Hospital
St. Paul
Hospital Volunteer in various departments 651-232-3061, aceinberger@healtheast.org
St. Mary's Health Clinics
Minneapolis/St. Paul
Public Clinic Various locations: free health care for low-income, uninsured 651-690-7020, dpeters@stmarysclinics.org
St. Steven's Shelter
Minneapolis
Counseling/ Social Services Shelter, employment, recovery services: homelessness and poverty Jodie Orange (Human Resources), 612-870-2280, Jorange@ststephensmpls.org
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Bloomington
Mental Health Suicide prevention: education and awareness, resources Myra Van Delist (Office Manager), 952-946-7998, mvandelist@save.org
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Bloomington
Chronic Condition Supports breast cancer awareness and research 952-746-1760, volunteer@komenminnesota.org
TAMS-Teen Age Medical Service (NHCN)
Minneapolis
Children Sliding fee scale, medical/mental health treatments: ages 10-22 612-813-6125, info@nhcn.org
The Cultural Wellness Center
Minneapolis
Multicultural Health Cultural approach: health education and community building Pamela James (Community Systems Navigator), 612-721-5745, pamjames07@comcast.net
The People's Center Medical Clinic (Cedar-Riverside)
Minneapolis
Public Clinic Family medical care: low-income, uninsured 612-332-4973
Tubman (formerly Tubman Family Alliance/Chrysalis, A Center for Women)
Minneapolis
Counseling/ Social Services Shelter, legal assistance, counseling: women/families with violence, substance abuse, mental illness Joanie, 612-825-3333, volunteer@tubman.org
United Hospital
St. Paul
Hospital Volunteer in various departments 651-241-8644, heidi.nelsen@allina.com
Walker Elder Care Services
Minneapolis
Senior Health Senior healthcare; in-home and community programs 612-827-5931, cweslock@walkermethodist.org
Washburn Child Guidance Center
Minneapolis
Children Research/therapy: social, emotional, behavioral issues 612-871-1454
Wellshare International
Minneapolis
Counseling/Social Services Outreach and training in East Africa, with African immigrants in Minnesota. 612-871-3759, info@mihv.org
West Side Community Health Services (CHS)
Minneapolis
Public Clinic Healthcare services and education: immigrant/low-income communities 651-222-1816
West Side Dental Clinic (CHS)
St. Paul
Public Clinic Oral health: low-income; second language families 651-602-7575
Whole Woman's Health
Minneapolis
Sexual Health Reproductive healthcare and planning family services 612-376-7708