Upcoming Mental Health Events in the Community

Tuesday April 18 “Psychiatric Health Care Directives” training.

This event is sponsored by the Itasca County Mental Health Local Advisory Council. The event will be from 9 to 11 am and 1 to 3 pm in the Blandin Foundation Stender Community Room. The presenter is Patricia Seibert; attorney with the MN Disability Law Center.


Thursday April 20 and Friday April 21“Youth Mental Health First Aid” training.

This event is an 8-hour free training sponsored by Grand Itasca Clinic/Hospital and Fairview Foundation and Fairview Community Health.


May is Mental Health Month!!- check the NAMI Grand Rapids Area web page for events.


We will be having three special events to honor the journey of creating the Kiesler Wellness Center. 

Monday June 12th, 2017

We will be officially opening to provide services to our current program participants and members. At 12:00, we will be having a special lunch to welcome our Kiesler members and their loved ones who have inspired Kiesler programming since the first doors where open in 1994.

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

You and your family are invited to attend our Founders and Donors recognition celebration from 12:00-1:00 at the new Kiesler Wellness Center (located behind Walmart at 3130 SE 2nd Ave, Grand Rapids MN). Tours of the new building and grounds will be held from 8:30 to 5:30 today, on every half hour. We will be unveiling our custom made donation wall by local artists, Twisted Metals, at 12:30.

Monday June 19th, 2017—Public Grand Opening!

Kiesler Wellness Center will be accessible to the community starting today from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM Monday through Friday. We will be having a ribbon cutting ceremony at 12:00. All are welcome to join us in celebration!