Tag Archives: Social Isolation

Sitagu Buddhadhamma Vihara

Sitagu Buddhadhamma Vihara 1519 County Road C East Maplewood, MN 55109 Contact: (651) 797-3311 Description of Services: Serves the Buddhists population from Burma in Minnesota. Holds celebrations on significant holidays like Buddha Day.  Has regular meditation and study groups (5:00 … Continue reading

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The Family Partnership

The Family Partnership           414 South 8th St. Mpls, MN 55404 6 different locations throughout the Metro area Description of services: Group therapy, youth and family services, family violence prevention and intervention services, crisis counseling, and GLBT specific counseling. Staff speak … Continue reading

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Rev Elie McNay Nkashama, Pentacostal Pastor

President and Founder of Across the Nations Church. (And Global Impact Center) Faith healer and a good resource for consultation on mental health/spirit posession in the west and central African communities. Tel: 763.568.5750 Email: info@globalimpactcenter.og   www.globalimpactcenter.com

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Minnesota Children’s Museum Access Program

MN Children’s Museum 10 West Seventh Street St. Paul, MN 55102 Tel: 651-225-6000 Fax: 651-225-6006 www.mcm.org   Neuroscience has confirmed that the first years in life are essential to future learning. Eighty percent of a child’s brain is developed by … Continue reading

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Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project

Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project Provides African immigrant women with crisis intervention, referrals, resources, legal, general and family related issues.  Advocates are fluent in Oromo, Somali, Arabic, Amheric, Swahili, and English.They also lead several support groups for women. For more information … Continue reading

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KFAI Radio

Radio Without Boundaries 1808 Riverside Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55454 www.kfai.org Tel: 612-341-3144 90.3 FM Minneapolis 106.7 FM St. Paul Listeners can listen to talk and cultural programming  in their native language throughout the week.  Programming in the following languages: Somali, … Continue reading

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Home Free

Now under Missions, Inc: www.missionsinc.org/programs/home-free For battered women and their children 24 hour Crisis line – (763) 559-4945 Talk to an advocate at: 763.559.9008 For residents of Plymouth, New Hope, Golden Valley, Brooklyn Park, Corcoran, Dayton, Rogers, Hassan, Greenfield, Osseo, … Continue reading

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Dr. Pari Beyzavi, Ph.D, LMFT- Individual therapy

Sunrise Clinic 4205 Lancaster LN.N Suite#102 Plymouth, MN, 55441 Tel: 763-551-1850  Fax: 763-551-1851 Dr. Pari Beyzavi, PhD., LMFT has a Masters degree in Rehab Counseling from Iran, Masters, and  PhD in Educational Psychology from the University of Minnesota and is licensed as … Continue reading

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Minnehaha Adult Daycare Service Center, Inc.

2515 East 26th Street Minneapolis, MN 55406 Tel: 612-722-5295 Cell: 952-818-0570 Fax: 612-722-2671 Email: imohamed13@hotmail.com Executive Director: Idiris H. Mohamed Description of services: An adult daycare for Somali seniors. It meets all city, county, state and federal regulations and services … Continue reading

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Meisa Care Group; Senior Social Center

970 East Hennepin Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55414 Tel: 612-876-0680 info@meisagroup.com Description of services: Provides faith-based and culturally sensitive health care and social services for Muslim seniors  (65 and older).    Services include home to center transportation, health checks, nutritional Halal … Continue reading

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Hmong Elder Connections

Park ElderCenter 1505 Park Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55404 Tel: 612-455-0530 Fax: 612-339-7584 Bee Vue, Director bvue@voamn.org 612-377-4472 http://www.voamn.org/Default.aspx?tabid=2594 Volunteers of America Hmong Elder Connections offers cultural, educational and social experiences for seniors of the Hmong community to help preserve … Continue reading

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Hmong Cultural Center

375 University Ave. W. St. Paul, MN 651-917-9937 http://www.hmongcc.org/HmongCulturalCenterProgramInfo.html Expert in traditional medicine available for consultation, evaluation and referral to Shaman who uses ceremonies and herbs to treat individuals Dance programs for youth Queej music program for youth Men’s circle … Continue reading

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Gardening Matters

P.O. Box 580496, Minneapolis, MN 55458 Tel:612-492-8964 www.gardeningmatters.org An independent organization dedicated to community gardeners in the Twin Cities. Provides  information on existing community gardens, resources and tips on organizing a sustainable garden, hosting events, links to handbooks, position descriptions … Continue reading

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East African Women’s Association-Sewing

East African Women’s Center 1525 South 4th Street Minneapolis, MN 55454 Mailing address: East African Women’s Center part of Confederation of Somali Community in Minnesota (CSCM) 420 15th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55454 Tel: 612-333-0575 (Somali) 612-332-8402 (English) Description of … Continue reading

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BBC Radio World Service

British Broadcasting Corporation www.bbc.co.uk World news, arts and culture, lectures, world and spiritual music broadcast in many languages including; Burmese, Arabic, and Nepali.  Accessible via internet, podcasts and satellite radio. Check the online schedule for times and programs in specific … Continue reading

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