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Turning Point is continuing to function during this crisis. Here are some of the measures we are taking: Turning Point is following the guidelines of the CDC, World Health Organization and Minnesota Health Department and remains fully functional at this time. School closures mandated by Governor Waltz could have an effect on employees and management will deal with those on a case-by-case basis. Several employees are working from home, and teleconferencing/video conferencing will be used as needed. After long and thorough consideration, we have canceled this year’s Honors Gala. The April 21 Board meeting is canceled as well as Board Committee meetings. We have also canceled a planned staff training day, weekly Aftercare meetings, limited weekly Family Concerns group to clients only and suspended HIV testing. Management has been explaining and enforcing social distancing with employees and clients. Staff has communicated with the clients as to hygiene practices (i.e. shaking hands, washing hands, covering cough, etc.). We are still admitting clients, but we have implement some limits on walk-in traffic to our building. We are working both inpatient and outpatient clients to provide more space to allow for smaller groups to meet. We have also limited visitors to the facilities. We are disinfecting stair railings, doorknobs, elevator buttons, front desk area and other surfaces every hour during business hours. We have distributed hand sanitizer, disinfectant and gloves to all staff members. ...

If you are interested in any of these positions, come to Turning Point at 1500 Golden Valley Road to complete an employment application. PT HIV Testing and Outreach Counselor Volunteer Recovery Coach Rule 25 Assessor  ...

Save the Date! Turning Point's 8th Annual Honors Gala is coming May 8, 2020. Make plans to join us for a very special evening honoring those who have made a difference in our community....

Join us for an evening to celebrate recovery and those who are living it.  Wednesday, October 23, 2019 6-8:30 p.m. Great Room, Cora McCorvey Health and Wellness Center 1015 4th Avenue North Dinner will be served - friends and family are welcome! for more information call 612-520-4004...

In this issue: What's In Your Wallet? Comments from the President COO Liz Reed on finding your own way to contribute to the community Reflections on the 7th Annual Honors Gala And so much more! [button size='large' style='' text='Download PDF File' icon='' icon_color='' link=https://ourturningpoint.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Our-Turning-Point-Vol-10-Iss-1.pdf target='_blank' color='#ffffff' hover_color='#ffffff' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='#a41f35' hover_background_color='#e37b00' border_radius="5" font_style='normal' font_size='40px' font_weight='600' text_align='center' margin='']...

SAVE THE DATE! Turning Point's 7th Annual Honors Gala is April 5, 2019 at the Earle Brown Heritage Center. Mark the date to join us in honoring the Visitation Sisters of Minneapolis as our Person of the Year. We will also honor Client of the Year Davis Ellis and Employee of the Year Greg Jones....

Turning Point hosts our annual Alumni Celebration October 25, 6-8:30 p.m. Held in the Community Room of the Cora McCorvey Health & Wellness Center, the evening focuses on celebrating all those who are living in recovery every day. Pictured above is 2017 Keynote Speaker and Board Chair Jashon Eison. Current clients as well as graduates of all programs are invited to come with their families for the program and dinner....

In this issue: COO Elizabeth Reed reflects on the Honors Gala A look at the recovery journey of client James LeBlanc Angela Reed, Support Services Division Director, introduces new Recovery Services Project and Center And so much more! [button size='large' style='' text='Download PDF File' icon='' icon_color='' link=https://ourturningpoint.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Our-Turning-Point-Vol-9-Iss-2.pdf target='_blank' color='#ffffff' hover_color='#ffffff' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='#a41f35' hover_background_color='#e37b00' border_radius="5" font_style='normal' font_size='40px' font_weight='600' text_align='center' margin='']...

In this issue: Dr. Peter Hayden talks about the growing opioid epidemic Client Wesley Dunn shares his personal story Angela Reed, Support Services Division Director, highlights Our Turning Point’s strength-based support And so much more! [button size='large' style='' text='Download PDF File' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://ourturningpoint.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/OTP_Newsletter-Vol9Iss1.pdf' target='_blank' color='#ffffff' hover_color='#ffffff' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='#a41f35' hover_background_color='#e37b00' border_radius="5" font_style='normal' font_size='40px' font_weight='600' text_align='center' margin='']...