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Positions to be filled immediately: Full-time Building Maintenance Handyman Part-time Building Maintenance Worker Part-time Afternoon Janitor...

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...

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....

                  Get on Board! April 20 is the day of our Honors Gala. This year we honor US Representative Keith Ellison, who has represented the Fifth Congressional District in the US House of Representatives since 2007. The Fifth Congressional District is the most vibrant and diverse district in Minnesota with a rich history and traditions. the Fifth District includes the City of Minneapolis and the surrounding suburbs. Ellison’s philosophy is one of “generosity and inclusiveness.” His roots as a community activist and his message of inclusivity through democratic participation resonates throughout the Fifth District. His priorities in Congress include promoting peace, prosperity for working families, environmental sustainability, and civil and human rights. Turning Point Honors Award The ward itself recognizes and celebrates knowledge, leadership, experience and longevity. We are honored to salute individuals who deserve the highest praise. Our honorees reflect the values and traditions that make African Americans successful, strong and monumental. This year we also honor Ms. Patricia Carter as Employee of the Year, Mr. Marvin Clark as Client of the Year and Ms. Elizabeth Reed, President’s Award Recipient. We will celebrate at the Earle Brown Heritage Center in Brooklyn Center. For reservations or more information, call 612-520-9187. Tickets available at eventbrite.com/e/6th-annual-turning-point-honors-gala-tickets-43978363469    ...

The 2018 Turning Point Honors Gala will be at the Earle Brown Heritage Center on April 20 from 6-8 p.m. We will be honoring the following people: US Representative Keith Ellison – Person of the Year Ms. Patricia Carter – Employee of the Year Mr. Marvin Clark – Client of the Year Ms. Elizabeth Reed – President’s Awards recipient ...