FamilyWise Services

Mission Statement

Strengthening families by promoting the safety, stability, and well-being of children.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments In 2017, 4,447 people were served by FamilyWise, of which 2,545 people were under the age of 18. 97% of parent interactions maintained safety and well-being, 98% of families were connected to community resources, 85% of children met developmental milestones, 99% of children were living in a community setting upon discharge, and 85% of families reached self-efficacy.
Current Goals In 2018, FamilyWise hopes that parent interactions maintain safety and well-being, families are connected to community resources, children meet developmental milestones, children live in a community setting upon discharge, and families reach self-efficacy.
Community or Constituency Served local families and their children
Geographic Area Served Twin Cities + 9 county metropolitan area

Reports & Finances

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Major Program Expenses
Supervised Parenting and Safe Exchange:
First Step Early Childhood Education Center:
High-Fidelity Wraparound:
Adult Parent Education:
Bright Beginnings Young Parenting Services:
Parent Assessments:
3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services
Unrestricted Net Assets
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Beginning of Year:

Notes from the Council

Organization Last Reviewed on 09/06/2018

This date is representative of when we completed our initial Accountability Wizard® nonprofit review, and provided the organization with their results. This review is good for three years from the date provided
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3036 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Phone: 6126170191

General Information

Alternative Name: FamilyWise,Genesis II,Childrens Safety Centers,CSC,Family Wise,Family Wise Services
EIN: 41-1343909
Principal Staff: Ann Gaasch
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 46.8
Number of Volunteers: 283
Number of Clients: 4447
Ruling Year: 1979


Board Chair: Scott Zinken
Number of Board Members: 11
Board Meetings with Quorum: 9
Average Member Attendance: 7.3

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