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Dream of Wild Health

Wellness Program

Urban Office

1308 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN, 55404-2924

Distance: 744 Miles

(612) 874-4200

Website

https://dreamofwildhealth.org/programs

Service Details

Description

Health and wellness education promotes healthy behaviors to reduce health risks, manage common conditions and prevent physical and mental health problems.


Additional Information

Restore health and well-being in the Native community by recovering knowledge of and access to healthy Indigenous foods, medicines and lifeways


Shares resources and skills related to growing food with others in an effort to reduce poverty and improve the health of Native people and communities


Youth and Family Education Programs include:
* Farming for kids (Cora's Kids) - four-day summer program for kids ages 8-12 to learn about health food, Native culture and language.
* Community garden on the East side of St. Paul
* Indigenous Food Share Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program - get a weekly box of Native natural foods every week through summer
* Farm visits for tours, workshops, schools and summer programs for Native and non-Native people


Occasional activities include:
* Cooking classes - learn to use Native foods grown in Minnesota
* Indigenous food demonstrations
* Seedling sale
* Workshops on sacred medicines
* Seed saving workshops
* Indigenous food tasting


Application Instructions

Confirm location for each program, as some are offered at Twin Cities sites while others are at the farm in Hugo.


Fees

Most educational programs are free.


Foods are sold at the Farmer's Markets. Accept cash, cards, Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) and Women, Infants and Children (WIC) vouchers at all Dream of Wild Health markets.


Full and half CSA shares also available. Accept cash, checks, credit cards, EBT, and even will trade for shares - contact the agency if cost is an issue.


Area Served

Greater Twin Cities Area


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (612) 874-4200

Last Update

8/22/2019

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