Family Pathways is a multi-service agency serving local communities in East Central Minnesota and Polk County, Wisconsin. We are a 501(c)(3) charitable organization with 38 years of experience developing supportive, caring relationships that help people meet their basic needs. With strong leadership and collaborative connections, we create strategies to help our rural communities deal with issues of poverty and instability.
Admin Office: 6413 Oak Street, North Branch, MN 55056 651-674-8040 firstname.lastname@example.org
Hunger Relief Services: 9 Family Pathways Food Shelves and a mobile food truck provide relief from hunger in the communities we serve – Cambridge; Chisago Lakes Area; Forest Lake; Frederic, WI; Hinckley; North Branch; Onamia; Sandstone; St. Croix Falls, WI; Mora (Food Partnership). Last year, Family Pathways distributed over 2,240,000 meals through more than 29,000 family visits. 10586 Liberty Lane, Chisago City, MN 55013 651-257-1308
Youth Services: Family Pathways Youth Services works with local youth helping them to thrive through mentoring and enrichment programs. We operate 4 teen centers providing a safe place for area youth to congregate after school for positive adult and youth interaction and learning. Last year, Family Pathways saw an increase to 16,000 teen visits at our centers.
Aging Services: Family Pathways Aging Services helps advance the health, safety and well-being of older adults to help them maintain independent living as long as possible. Last year, we supported 515 seniors and their caregivers and provided 7,353 hours of assistance. 10625 Railroad Ave, Suite 202, Chisago City, MN 55013 Chisago County – 651-257-7903 Senior Activities Coordinator – 763-689-8811
The Refuge Network, a domestic abuse and sexual assault program and shelter: The Refuge Network, a program of Family Pathways, provides supportive services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in East Central Minnesota. Through community-based advocacy and the Black Dog Hill Battered Women’s Shelter, the Refuge Network serves over 2,000 women, children and men annually. Services include crisis intervention, information and referrals, advocacy, court assistance, community education, hospital and law enforcement response, support group sand emergency shelter. 10625 Railroad Ave, Suite 202, Chisago City, MN 55013 651-257-2890
Family Pathways Thrift Stores relies on generous donations from the local community, to collect used clothing and household items. Each year, over 2 million pounds of product is recycled providing even more funding for Hunger Relief Services, Aging Services, Youth programs and The Refuge Network that support our communities and reduce the amount of waste to our environment.