NYFS is a mental health and social service agency serving people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds in the northeastern suburban and Twin Cities area.

Our mission is transforming lives today – creating a better tomorrow for youth, adults and families.

Contact us today to learn how we can help.

Our Services

Mental Health Counseling

Individual, couples and family counseling for people at all ages and stages of life

Juvenile Diversion

A restitutional justice program for first-time juvenile offenders who need assistance redirecting their lives

Day Treatment – NETS

Day treatment services for youth in 5th through 12th grade who struggle with mental health and behavioral issues

Senior Chore Services

Affordable indoor and outdoor chore services for seniors who wish to live independently in their homes

Youth Employment

Connecting youth looking for work with seniors in need of assistance

Youth Development

Support and enrichment programming to help youth reach their full potential at home, at school and in the world

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What’s New

2016 Leadership Luncheon/NYFS 40th Anniversary

We’re pleased to announce that Elizabeth Kneebone will be speaking on how suburban poverty is affecting our community at the 2016 Leadership Luncheon. Kneebone is a fellow at the Metropolitan Policy Program at the Brookings Institution and co-author of Confronting Suburban Poverty in America.

This year, our luncheon will also serve as a kick-off for our 40th anniversary celebration. Please join us as we continue our mission of transforming lives today and creating a better tomorrow for youth, adults, families and our community.

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Mayors’ Challenge Golf Tournament

Join us for a day of golf, games, prizes, lunch, dinner and a special silent auction at the Mayors’ Challenge Golf Tournament at Keller Golf Course on June 13.

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About Our Outpatient Mental Health Clinic

Counseling for All Stages

NYFS offers individual, couples and family counseling for people at all ages and stages of life.  We work with you to develop strengths that will help you overcome issues today while also helping you prepare for a happier, healthier future. We accept most forms of insurance and will work with you to ensure you get the help you need.

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Our Therapists

NYFS Counseling Center staff are licensed professionals with a wide range of experience and expertise in therapeutic practices. We offer mental health counseling services at the Shoreview and White Bear Lake offices.

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For New Clients

There are multiple forms that need to be filled out and brought with you to your first appointment, as well as your insurance card and photo ID, which will be photocopied for our billing records. Please give the completed forms to our business staff at the front desk when you arrive.

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