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We focus on recovery and independence rather than on ‘fixing’ something. I know I’m working at an organization that stays current on the best ways to enable success.

— Maria, Mental Health Practitioner

People Incorporated News

People Incorporated Bestows Leadership and Partnership Awards

November 7th, 2016

People Incorporated has announced the winners of the 2016 Tim Burkett Award for Community Leadership in Mental Health, and the 2016 People Incorporated Community Partnership Award. Nominated by Chief Morning Meteorologist Ken Barlow, the Burkett Award is presented to KSTP-TV. Chosen […]

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Star Tribune Features Artability Artists / Show & Sale

October 31st, 2016

The Star Tribune ran a feature story on our Artability initiative and the 2016 Show & Sale on Saturday, October 29. The piece profiled 2016 Poster Contest winner Molly Corrick, and artists/volunteers Mike Conroy and Bart Galle. Click on the […]

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People Incorporated Acquires Family Life Mental Health Center

October 26th, 2016

** This issue was covered in MinnPost and the Minneapolis / St Paul Business Journal.

People Incorporated Mental Health Services Acquires Family Life Mental Health Center
Merger Strengthens Community Care Continuum in Northwest Metro

ST PAUL, […]

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People Incorporated Named a Star Tribune Top Minnesota Workplace

July 5th, 2016

We were thrilled to be named to the Star Tribune’s Best Places to Work 2016 list! It was great as well to see our star talent recruiter, Sarah Gasparini, quoted in this feature article. Want to join our Best-ranked […]

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Annual Luncheon Raises More Than $110,000 to Help Launch Integrated Services Division

June 2nd, 2016

Our 2016 Changing Minds Luncheon raised more than $110,000 to continue our important work and help get our new Integrated Health Services division off the ground! Supporters joined us to hear Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation VP William Cope Moyers share his […]

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People Incorporated Receives Generous Support from Caroline Amplatz Giving and Caroline’s Kids Foundation

February 9th, 2016

Two grants totaling $150,000 will support client transportation needs and our homeless outreach teams. Read the news release.

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Jill Wiedemann-West on KARE 11 News

January 31st, 2016

Our CEO Jill Wiedemann-West recently joined KARE-11 News reporter Boua Xiong to discuss how young people process grief, and how you can best help…

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MinnPost Q&A with CEO Jill Wiedemann-West

October 12th, 2015

MinnPost recently published a Q&A feature with People Incorporated CEO Jill Wiedemann-West detailing the recent debate over relocating Diane Ahrens Crisis Residence, and the important community conversations it sparked. Read the piece here.

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Coverage of St. Paul Rezoning Issue Regarding Crisis Residence Relocation

September 16th, 2015

People Incorporated is seeking the rezoning of a property on St. Paul’s Eastside in order to relocate the existing Diane Ahrens Crisis Residence on Hewitt Avenue near Snelling. Media coverage of the issue follows:

Star Tribune – Strong leadership on […]

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Pioneer Press Letter to the Editor – A needed mental health program

September 16th, 2015

On September 16, the Pioneer Press published a letter to the editor from CEO Jill Wiedemann-West thanking those who supported our Diane Ahrens Crisis Residence move and emphasizing the importance of having such resources integrated into community life rather than segregated away […]

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