• WANTED: Toddler Teachers

    March 21, 2018 Our First Step Early Childhood Education Center is adding Toddler Teachers! Come work alongside our dedicated staff who bring joy (and structure!) to our 16- to 33-month… Read More

  • Childcare Manager Celebrates 16 Years at FamilyWise

    March 20, 2018 At yesterday’s all-staff meeting, FamilyWise staff, interns and volunteers celebrated the 16th anniversary of Teacher Bea, manager of our First Step Early Childhood Education Center. Thanks, Bea,… Read More

  • New Anoka site!

    March 19, 2018 FamilyWise has a new Anoka County site to provide Supervised Parenting & Safe Exchange services to families! We’ve partnered with North Metro Pediatrics in Coon Rapids at… Read More

  • Emerging Leaders 2018

    March 12, 2018 FamilyWise helps coordinate the Nonprofit Emerging Leaders Academy (NELA). NELA is a collaborative effort between ten Twin-Cities nonprofits to develop emerging talent within the nonprofit sector. Over… Read More

  • Closed 03.05.18

    March 5, 2018 FamilyWise will be closed today, Monday, March 5, 2018 due to the winter storm warning. We apologize for any inconvenience. Stay safe and warm! Here is the… Read More

  • Mentor Needed!

    We have a new, young mother who needs your help! Check out the information below to see how you can mentor. Can’t help yourself? Share with others! FamilyWise has experienced… Read More

  • Medtronic Gift Promotes Fun Supervised Visits

    February 9, 2018 Donations to FamilyWise make a profound difference to our agency and in the lives of the families we serve. Please read about one family in our Supervised… Read More

  • Our PSOP program helped Lenda to find and utilize community resources.

    Lenda came to Minnesota with no resources. When her daughter didn’t have gym clothes, a teacher referred them to FamilyWise. One of our Parent Support Specialists connected her with all… Read More

  • Prospect Park Community Concert 12/9

    On Saturday, December 9 at 7 p.m, our neighbor Prospect Park United Methodist Church is continuing their Community Concert Series! The December lineup features an evening of songs for the season with “A Musical Chairs… Read More

  • Game Night at Surly

    October 18, 2017 THANK YOU for making Game Night at Surly: A Fundraiser for FamilyWise a huge success! We had a lot of fun and raised $14,540 to strengthen families…. Read More