Mission Statement

To Help People Live Their Greatest Lives

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments 97% of people served indicate they are receiving the services they need. 98% of people served indicate they have choice of service in their life. 81% of people served indicate they have their best possible health. 9 homeless people moved to CIP's housing.
Current Goals - 10% growth for case management and personal support to assist more people to choose their services and find needed resources - Personal Outcome based services focus with individual measurements through CQL - New technology for programs to better track client data and outcomes - Housing maintains 95% occupancy or better - Strengthen development department to enhance alternative fundraising from government funding
Community or Constituency Served Our constituency is comprised of individuals with a developmental disability and their families. We also have programs that support individuals who are living with a serious and persistent mental illness.
Geographic Area Served Community Involvement Programs currently serves individuals in the seven county Metro Area and in Pine County.

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Notes from the Council

Note from the Council: Community Involvement Programs and ALLY People Solutions have merged, effective April 1, 2019. Their new name is Accord, effective March 1, 2020.

Organization Last Reviewed on 02/05/2018

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1600 Broadway St. NE
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55413
Phone: 612-362-4400

General Information

Alternative Name: Community Involvement Programs, CIP, ALLY People Solutions
EIN: 41-0972546
Principal Staff: Rita Wiersma
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 252
Volunteer Opportunities: Yes
Number of Clients: 2967
Ruling Year: 1971


Board Chair: Nate Nelson
Number of Board Members: 14
Board Meetings with Quorum: 9
Average Member Attendance: 9.8

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