We believe everyone deserves the chance to live well and work well.

Avivo serves nearly 10,000 individuals each year; helping them achieve recovery, find housing stability, and achieve employment and economic advancement. Serving Minnesota since 1960, we specialize in helping individuals and families who face complex barriers – poverty, homelessness, unemployment, chemical addiction or mental health concerns – achieve recovery and economic stability. Avivo’s holistic approach to providing chemical and mental health services, career education, and employment services embraces each person’s unique journey. Ultimately, our paired services lay a foundation of health, and social and economic wellness, that transforms lives.

Avivo is HERE. We work to end Homelessness. We provide Education and training. We support Recovery and mental health. We prepare people for Employment and success.

Chemical & Mental Health

Assessments, addiction treatment programs, mental health services, and more for individuals and families.


Employment services

Unique to low-income adults, youth, single parents, immigrants, individuals with disabilities, and more.


Avivo Institute of Career & Technical Education

Our licensed school of career and technical education offers credentialed training with employment services.


Ending Homelessness

Street outreach, housing case management, Avivo Village indoor shelter, and more. Avivo believes housing is a human right.


Avivo is an equal opportunity provider and a proud partner of the American Job Center Network.