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Twin Cities Men's Resource Directory

Resource Sections:

At the Twin Cities Men's Center
Help for Men in Crisis
Support for Men: All-Men Recovery Groups (12-Step and Alternatives)
Support for Men: Miscellaneous Groups
"Men's Work" Organizations
Men in Personal Development Organizations
Men in Social Action Organizations
Local Dads and Children Organizations
Twin Cities Media
Twin Cities Journals
Twin Cities Reference Resources
Bookstores with Men's Studies Sections
Men's Health
Men's Resources in Greater Minnesota
Men's Resources outside Minnesota

Last partial update: 2017-03-30.

Help for Men in Crisis

Besides the wealth of resources at the Men's Center (612-822-5892; E-mail: in the form of its own drop-in support groups, information clearinghouse and library, and weekly programs, these additional sources are available.

Alliance for a Violence-Free Anoka County • Many resources for residents of Anoka county, including a list of services for male victims of intimate/domestic abuse

Children's Home Crisis Nursery • Help for a father (or mother) who fears that he (she) will hurt or neglect his (her) child. CHCN will provide crisis care for the child in a warm and loving setting. 800-543-7709.

Cornerstone • Resources for Male & Female Victims of Domestic Abuse since the mid-1980s. Can arrange temporary emergency shelter if appropriate. 1000 E 80th St. Bloomington 55420. Crisis lines: 952-884-0330, 1-866-223-1111.

Crisis Connection • (Formerly Contact YES/NEON) • 24-hour crisis counselling, information and referral service of Canvas Health. 612-379-6363.

Crisis Intervention Line Ramsey County • 24-hour consultation. Adult Crisis Line: 651/523-7900; Children's Mental Health Crisis Line: 651-290-8999.

Disability Minnesota • Resources for Minnesotans with disabilities and the people who live, work and play with them every day. Products & Services, Construction, Medical Services & Supplies, In-Home Care, Residential Care, Independent Living, Support Groups, Counseling, Consultants, Rehabilitation Programs, Teaching Aids.

The Domestic Abuse Project (DAP) • Community Intervention Projects cooperate with police, courts, battered-women's shelters, counseling services on domestic abuse. 204 W. Franklin Ave., Minneapolis 55404. 612-874-7063.

Ferry Street Shelter for Men • Resources for Male Victims of Domestic Abuse for Anoka County residents. 2621 Ferry St N, Anoka, MN 55303. 763-323-7006.

Handbooks of the Streets • St. Stephen's Shelter offers this free resource for people experiencing homelessness. People experiencing homelessness may get a free copy by coming to our main office 2309 Nicollet Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55404, or downloading a PDF from 612-874-0311.

Housing Link • (housing resources) . Help finding affordable housing in the Twin Cities. Not a Section 8 provider. (Contact United Way if you need Section 8 help) International Market Square, Suite 509, 275 Market Street, Minneapolis, MN 55405 24-hour hotline 612-522-2500.

Men's Crisis Help Line • Counselors available to help men with Domestic Violence/Abuse calls, Custody and Legal Referral calls and other situations. A Wilder (and other) Foundation-funded project of the Crisis Connection (see below). 612-379-6367 (612-379-MENS).

MensLine • Men's Messages Initiative for violence-free families. 612-379-MENS

Minnesota AIDS Line • M-Th 9 a.m.-9 p.m., F 9 a.m.-6 p.m. 612-373-2437; Statewide: 1-800-248-2437.

Minnesota AIDS Project (MAP) • Non-profit, community-based; AIDS-related education, services, HIV-positive support groups. Medical referrals, Services to Persons with AIDS (SPA). 2577 Territorial Rd W., St. Paul 55114. M-F 9a.m.-5p.m. 612-341-2060.

OUTfront Minnesota • Advocacy services and Helpline for Gay, Lesbian, Bi-sexual and Transgender, Domestic resources, quarterly newsletter Frontlines. 310 E. 38th St. #209 Minneapolis 55409. 9-5 Helpline 612-822-0127, (outside Twin Cities: 1-800-800-0350)

Pathways • A health crisis resource center for people with life-threatening or chronic illness. 3115 Hennepin Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55408. 612-822-9061.

Program in Human Sexuality University of Minnesota Family Medicine and Community Health • Weekend workshops and groups on sexuality issues (sexual health, sensuality and play, shame, compulsive sexual behavior, Sexual Attitude Reassessment (SAR). WBOB, Rm 180, 1300 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis, 55454. 612-625-1500.

Senior Linkage Line • 800-333-2433. A no-cost service by the State of Minnesota that makes it easy for older adults to find community services or plan for their future.

Sexual Harrassment Attorney • Seth Colton, law firm of Lommen, Nelson, Cole, and Stageberg, P.A. Minneapolis, MN . Mr. Colton has represented men falsely charged with sexual harassment. 612-339-8131 or toll-free at 1-800-752-4297

Sexual Violence Center of Hennepin County • 24-hour crisis phone 612-871-5111 or 952-448-5425, one-to-one and on-site counseling for male and female survivors, secondary survivors of sexual assault and abuse of all ages. Support groups, long-term counseling, education. 2021 East Hennepin Avenue
Suite 418, Minneapolis, MN 55413. 612-871-5100.

United Way (Section 8 housing assistance, food shelves) If you are in need of community resources, like housing assistance or food shelf locations, contact our information and referral line, United Way 2-1-1, by dialing 2-1-1 from a land line or 651-291-0211 from a cell phone.

The Walk-In Counseling Center (WICC) • Crisis intervention, short-term counseling for individuals, couples, and families; referrals to other agencies and resources. MWF 1-3; M-Th 6:30-8:30 p.m. 2421 S. Chicago Ave., Minneapolis, 55404. 612-870-0565.

Support for Men: Recovery Groups (12-Step and Alternatives)

Create Inc • Alternative Substance Abuse Treatment and Mental Health Treatment available for Outpatient, Adolescents and DUI/DWI Offenders. 1911 Pleasant Avenue South, Minneapolis MN 55403, 612-874-9811

Health Recovery Center Inc • A natural alternative to 12-step alcoholism treatment programs with a comprehensive, successful model of alcohol and drug addiction treatment that has sustained the highest recovery rates in the US since 1981. 3255 Hennepin Avenue S, Minneapolis MN 55408, 612-827-7800, 800-554-9155.

Pride Institute • Residential substance abuse treatment program dedicated to treating the GLBT community. 14400 Martin Drive, Eden Prairie MN 55344, 1-800-547-7433

Rational Recovery • For alcoholics who choose not to follow 12-step programs.

SMART Recovery • Offers free face-to-face and online mutual help groups. SMART Recovery® (Self-Management And Recovery Training) helps people recover from all types of addictive behaviors, including: alcoholism, drug abuse, substance abuse, drug addiction, alcohol abuse, gambling addiction, cocaine addiction, and addiction to other substances and activities. For meetings in Minnesota, go to the web site and click on "Meeting in your area"

Southside Men's Group • Fellowship and support for men who are interested in positive change within themselves, within their releationships, and within their communities. A men's support group that has met continuously for over 35 years as a spin-off of the original Earnie Larsen Group. Each Saturday from 8:30-10:00 AM at the Creekside Community Center, Bloomington, MN 55431. 612-636-8600

Alcohol Awareness A drug and addiction information resource center about alcohol abuse.

Alcoholics Anonymous • There are many all-men's groups in the Twin Cities. Call Intergroup in Minneapolis 952-922-0880 or St. Paul 651-776-6566 for group info.

Calhoun AA • Mon 7:30 p.m. Step group for concerned gay men. Room 8, Hennepin Ave. Methodist Church. Open Gay Men

GLBT Beyond Jitters AA Group • Weds, Minneapolis Downtown, Wesley United Methodist Church, Open Gay Men and Women Discussion

GLBT AA Speaker Meeting • Thurs, Minneapolis South Central, All God's Children Metropolitan Community Church, Open Gay Men and Women Speaker Meeting

GLBT & Proud AA Group • Fri, Eden Prairie, The Pride Institute, Open Gay Men and Women Discussion

GLBT Breakfast Club AA Group • Sat, Minneapolis Downtown, Plymouth Congregational Church, Open Gay Men and Women Step & Tradition

Group 14 • Fri 6:30, Twin Lake Alano, 4938 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Center. Open Men

Men's Group • Thurs 7 p.m., 3rd fl, St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 4557 S. Colfax Ave., Linden Hills. Open Men

We Agnostics of Uptown • Sun 6 p.m., The Men's Center, 3249 Hennepin Ave S Suite 55, Minneapolis. Open to Men and Women Topic

Veteran AA • Weds 6:30 p.m. Step group for all military veterans. Vet Center, 2480 University Ave W, St. Paul, 55114. 651-/644-4022

ACA (Adult Children Anonymous) • Adult members of dysfunctional family systems, Intergroup information at: P.O. Box 32905, Fridley 55432, 763-574-0903, and
Al-Anon for friends and relatives of alcoholics. For those who consider themselves codependent in their love relationships. Minnesota ACA Intergroup 763-574-0903 or Al-Anon Information Services 952-920-3961 Minneapolis & 651-771-2208 St. Paul.

1900 Men's Al-Anon • M 5:45 p.m., Rm. 213; Plymouth Congregational Church, 1900 Nicollet Ave. S., Minneapolis, 55404

Anoka Men's Al-Anon • M 6:30 p.m., 2700 N Ferry St. Anoka 55303.

Harvey Milk ACA • F 7 p.m. 1 Blk from YWCA near E. Lake St. & Hiawatha Ave, Minneapolis

GLBTQ+ & Friends Al-Anon • F 7 p.m., Pride Institute, 2101 Hennepin Ave S, #202. Minneapolis

Maplewood Men's Al-Anon • M 6 p.m., NE Metro Alano Club, 1955 Prosperity Ave., Maplewood

Midway Men's Al-Anon 1 • M 6 p.m., Midway Club, 1161 Sherburne Ave, St. Paul

Midway Men's Al-Anon 2 • M 7:15 p.m., Midway Club, 1161 Sherburne Ave, St. Paul

Men in Minnetonka • Tu 6:15 p.m., Community Center, 14600 Minnetonka Blvd, Minnetonka

St. Luke's Men's Al-Anon • Th 7 p.m., 4557 Colfax Ave S, Minneapolis

Sexual-Addicts Anonymous • 32 all-men's groups. Call for anonymous interview with 2 members of a group near you, or call 651-646-1970.

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous • GLBT, Sun. 1340 Wescott Rd, Eagan,

Co-S.A. • For co-dependents of Sexual Addicts. No all-men's groups. Call 763-537-6904 to start one, PO Box 14537, Mpls 55414.

Survivors of Incest Anonymous (SIA) • Sa 10 a.m. & Tu 7 p.m. 2400 Blaisdell Ave. S., Box 8157, St. Paul, MN 55105. 651-766-0897 and 410-282-3400.

Debtors Anonymous • 9 groups in Minnesota. Call 952-953-8438 or 800-421-2383

Compulsive Gambling Minnesota • 24-hour Hotline 800-437-3641.

Narcotics Anonymous Minnesota • Call 1-877-767-7676.

Overeaters Anonymous • Monday, 7:00 p.m., First Congregational Church, 1913 Third Ave & Main St, Anoka, MN 55303. 763-537-0336.

Work Addicts Anonymous • Wed noon, Fairview Riverside Hospital, Dining "E", 2450 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis 763-560-5199. and Finding Balance, Th 7 p.m. Christ Presbyterian Church, 6901 Normandale Rd., Edina 952-465-4928

Support for Men: Miscellaneous Groups

The Aliveness Project • A Minneapolis social support center advocating on behalf of and providing direct services for persons living with HIV/AIDS. 3808 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, 55409 612-822-5433.

Center for Integrated Well-Being, Inc.•Provides men of all ethnic backgrounds, sexual orientations, and spiritual practices with classes and ongoing groups filled with practical, soulful, sustainable, and valuable information in an engaging male community. No prior men's group experience is needed to participate. Jeffry Jeanetta-Wark, MA. LICSW is the lead psychotherapist, clinical director, and owner. 1751 County Rd. B, Roseville, 55113. 651-698-0768

Concerned Persons of Sexual Assault/Abuse Survivor Groups • For family members, friends, spouses, or partners of people who have sexual assault/abuse issues in their lives. Also support groups for concerned persons who have ritualistic abuse of Dissociative Identity Disorder survivors in their lives. Sexual Violence Center of Hennepin County Groups are offered in different locations including Minneapolis Chaska, St. Louis Park and Brooklyn Center. 612-871-5100 ext. 19 for more information.

East Central Minnesota Gay and Bisexual Men's Group •

Fathers Group MN • for gay or bisexual fathers struggling with issues related to “coming out,” or just needing support, the Gay Father’s Group has been a safe place to share, give and get support, and make new friends. Meetings are typically the last Saturday morning of each month. For more information: and

Men's Anger Management • David Decker, the founder of the Men's Center Anger Management Program, has a resourceful website for anger management information, Merriam Park Professional Building, 366 Prior Ave North, Suite 203, St. Paul, MN 55104. 612-725-8402.

Men's Anger Management Group and Men's Therapy Group Both are held MN Mental Health Clinics Eagan Clinic 3450 O'Leary Lane Eagan, MN. 55123. Both groups are facilitated by Matthew Lindberg, M.A. LPCC, a graduate of Adler Graduate School and intern at Men's Center and was trained on David Decker's Anger Management curriculum. 651-365-8277

Men's Awareness Group • Primarily a reading & discussion group, but informally an open support group. Sun., noon., First Unitarian Society Fireside Room, 900 Mt. Curve Ave. Minneapolis, 612-377-6608.

PFund (Philanthrofund) Foundation offers scholarships Recognizing Difference in Leadership & Service for GLBT students, students of GLBT families and students pursuing GLBT studies. 2801 21st Ave s #132B, Minneapolis 55407 612-870-1806,

Positive Images • M 7:30 p.m., drop-in support group for people with H.I.V. at MAP (Minnesota AIDS Project), 2577 Territorial Rd W., St. Paul 55114, 612-373-2437.

P-FLAG (Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians And Gays) • Various support groups, P.O. Box 19290 Minneapolis, 55419. 612-825-1660.

"Men's Work" Organizations

Twin Cities Men's Center • Clearinghouse for all resources in the Twin Cities for men who are growing, changing, healing. Drop-in support groups, Anger Management classes, weekly presentations. Men Talk newsletter, $25/yr., Sun-F 7:30-9:30 p.m. 3249 Hennepin Ave., Suite 55, Minneapolis. E-mail:; 612-822-5892.

The Mankind Project • Minnesota (formerly New Warrior–Minnesota) • To awaken men to be fully alive. Intense weekend of self-exploration, healing, ritual, experiential process and initiation for men. Also Boys-to-Men weekends. Followup integration groups; newsletter. P.O. Box 141018, Minneapolis, MN 55414. E-mail:

Minnesota Men's Conference Annual September retreat in the Minnesota north woods to explore mythopoetic men's soul work: stories, poetry, art etc. Established in 1984 by Robert Bly.

SATTVA Healing Arts Programs for men with holistic health and healing. Past events have included 8-week "Iron John" series and "Phoenix Rising" with Maldoma Somé. 3200 Bryant Ave S, Minneapolis 55408.

Men in Personal Development Organizations

Minnesota Jung Association • Programs and Classes exploring applications of the psychology of Carl Jung. 3208A Grand Ave S, Minneapolis 55408.

National Story League • Help in organizing story telling groups. 90-year tradition. Northland Storytelling Group. Larry Johnson, 315 Georgia Ave. N., Golden Valley 55427. 763-546-1074.

YOGA FOR MEN: FITNESS & FLOWWith Kevin Kortan. Ongoing classes that capitalize on your strengths and focus on increasing flexibility in a way that is effective, safe, and enjoyable. The classes are taught so that men of all levels of experience, ranging from total beginners to long-time practitioners, will find the class to be enjoyable, challenging, and rewarding. More informations at

Men in Social Action Organizations

Sexual Harrassment Accusations • NCFM website, Click on *Resources 1* (left-hand menu). Next, click on topic # 19 (right-hand menu), *False Accusations*. Read the discussion of Dean Tong and the work he does. Also, call the NCFM Men's Resources Hotline at 631-476-7633 leave a message for Tom, our counselor.

Family Equality Council (formerly Rainbow Families) • building a strong community for lesbian, gay, bisexual an transgender parents and their children and transforming the institutions that affect our lives through advocacy and public education. 651-644-4848.

Minnesota Men of Color • United to celebrate our cultural and sexual identities. Monthly meetings, 310 E 38th St Ste 223a, Minneapolis 55404. 612-871-1788.

Minnesota Veterans for Peace • works to affirm our greater responsibility to serve the cause of world peace by utilizing non-violent means and democratic practices.4200 Cedar Ave S, Suite 7, Minneapolis, MN 55407. 612-821-9141.

Friends for a Non-Violent World (FNVW) • works through education, example, and experiences in non-violent living, to build a world where all people can speak truth to power, practice alternatives to violence, gain strength from community, and act in a spirit of cooperation to work for peace and justice. 1050 Selby Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55104. 651-917-0383.

Local Dads and Children Organizations

Adventures in Fathering • A non-profit organization designing events, classes and groups to help fathers with their children. Jon Harper, Director, 4076 Hampshire Av N, Crystal, MN 55427, 763-531-9267.

Center for Integrated Well-Being, Inc. • Provides fathers, and all men ages 14-to-85 of all ethnic backgrounds, sexual orientations, and spiritual practices, with supportive resources and targeted skills instruction; expert consultation; parent coaching; father and partner coaching; child and father and family coaching (including family members with ASD). Jeffry Jeanetta-Wark, MA. LICSW, is the lead psychotherapist, clinical director, and is a former site coordinator of the St. Paul Father's Resource Center and ECFE instructor with at-home fathers; he also has directed and consulted with young fatherhood programs, and has been a local and national presenter on issues of masculinity and fatherhood development. 1751 County Rd. B, Roseville, 55113. 651-698-0768

Dads Make a Difference • is a University of Minnesota Extension service to train older teenage teachers to be role models and communicators to younger, middle-school ages boys and girls in the responsibilities of parenthood. The result is that the youth are more planful about their futures--for boys when they are going to be fathers--to be responsible for their kids. 275 Syndicate St N , St. Paul 55104. 651-222-1622.

Fathers First! • Offers services to fathers or expectant fathers of all ages: parenting education, resource referral, paternity establishment, parenting time facilitations, supervision, paternity seminars, anger management, counseling, employment and housing assistance, home studies and parenting evaluations. Steve Onell, Director, 612-384-7078 E-mail:

Minnesota Fathers & Families Network • builds the profession of fatherhood practitioners and other family support service providers, increases public awareness of fatherhood involvement, and strengthens Minnesota’s families through the increased involvement of fathers in the lives of children. As a professional development and networking organization, MFFN will help you to strengthen your work, learn from others around the state, and build the field of father and family services practitioners. Anyone working on issues related to fathers and families in the state of Minnesota should consider joining the Minnesota Fathers & Families Network as a Friend of Fathers (FREE) or MFFN Supporter. 3109 West 50th Street #134, Minneapolis, MN 55410-2102

Minnesota Dads at Home • MDAH's mission to Connect At-Home Dads and their Kids to Play and Learn. We provide weekly playgroups, monthly dads night out, various fieldtrip and family functions, our monthly newsletter and our website. P.O. Box 130572, St. Paul, MN 55113, 612-414-3930.

Minneapolis FATHER Project • fosters actions to help earnings and responsibility, educational assistance in basic living needs, and peer support. 2901 N 2nd St., Minneapolis, MN 55411. 612-588-5935.

Parent Warmline • parenting concerns. 612-813-6336.

Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota • Committed to prevent child abuse and neglect by promoting positive parenting, healthy families, and homes where children are valued and loved. FSN is parent-focused and value-centered & acts upon those values.

St. Paul Urban League's Fathers & Family Initiative Project • Regular workshops on Child Support, Anger Management, Law Clinics. Workforce Development Center, 494 Sibley St, St. Paul, MN 55101, 651-228-3292.

Urban Ventures Center for Fathering • provide programs for fathers and their children in the inner city. Mark-Peter Lundquist, 3041 4th Ave S., Minneapolis 55408. 612-822-0802, 612-822-1628.

Twin Cities Media

Fresh-Fruit Radio • Longest running weekly gay radio show in the United States: music, news, community info, interviews, film, theatre, dance reviews. Thur. 7:00-8:00 p.m., Leigh Combs, KFAI, 90.3 FM & 106.7 FM. 612-341-3144.

Voice of Minnesota AM 950 • Voice of Minnesota features a variety of shows in the Talk radio and Nes format with a progressive focus, including a positive angle on men's issues

MinnPost A progressive online-only newspaper dedicated to a Minnesota focus with quality journalism.

Twin Cities Journals

Men Talk Bi-Monthly newsletter of the Twin Cities Men's Center, 3249 Hennepin Ave., Suite 55, Minneapolis 55408 612-822-5892, $25/yr.

Dragonsmoke Quarterly newsletter of the Ally Press Center edited by Thomas R. Smith focussing on mythopoetice men's news and publications. $15/yr to Ally Press Center, 524 Orleans St. St. Paul, MN 55107. 651-291-2652 or 1-800-729-3002.

Phoenix Spirit • For people actively working on their physical, mental, emotional & spiritual well-being & health recovery monthly. Sub. $15/year. 447 Marshall Ave #4 St. Paul 55102. 651-291-2691.

The Edge Monthly journal of personal growth, integrative healing and global transformation in the Twin Cities. PO Box 25543, Woodbury, MN 55125, 651-578-8969, $29/yr.

Lavender Bi-weekly journal of news ,culture & leisure for the Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Trans-gender Community. 2344 Nicollet Ave., Suite 130, Minneapolis 55404. 612-871-2237.

Minnesota Parent Eclectic journal of family living, parenting & kids classes, events calendar. 1750 Yankee Doodle Rd #108, Eagan, MN 55121. 651-454-6577. $14/yr.

The Circle Monthly journal of Native American news and art. Minneapolis Native American Center, 1530 E. Franklin Av, Mpls 55404 612-879-1760.

Bookstores with Men's Studies Sections

Barnes and Noble Bookstore • 3260 W. Lake St., Minneapolis, MN 55416, 612-922-3238.

The Book House • 1316 SE 4th St.(upstairs), Minneapolis, MN 55414 612-331-1430.

Evenstar Bookstore • 2401 W University Ave, St Paul, MN 55114, 651-644-3727.

Half-Price Books • 2041 Ford Pkwy., St. Paul, MN 55116, 651-699-1391; 5011 Excelsior Blvd, St. Louis Pk, MN 55416, 952-922-2414; 2481 Fairview Ave N, Roseville, MN 55113, 651-631-2626.

Luther NW Theological Seminary • 1501 Fulham St., St. Paul, MN 55114, 651-641-3440.

Magers & Quinn • 3038 Hennepin Av., Minneapolis, MN 55408, 612-822-4611.

Micawber's Books • 2238 Carter Ave, Saint Paul, 55108 651-646-5506.

University of Minnesota Book Center • Coffman Union, Minneapolis, MN 55455, 612-626-0559.

Men's Health

Red Door Clinic • a free, confidential AIDS testing service of Hennepin County Medical Center, 525 Portland Ave S., Minneapolis 612-348-6363.

Institute for Men's Health and Well-Being • Empowering men into the vibrant well-being of intellectual awareness, physical excellence, emotional expression, and spiritual connection. Men are supported individually, limited attitudes challenged, taught practical skills and shown healthy examples. 2000 Aldrich Ave S., Minneapolis 55404. 612-588-8984.

RESOLVE • Non-profit, infertility education/ information, support, and referral. Infertility and Adoption Resource Center.

RESOURCE • provides chemical and mental health services, career education, and employment services for women, men, and families in the Twin Cities metro and central Minnesota. We specialize in serving low and very low-income families and individuals with complex needs around health, employment, and economic stability. 1900 Chicago Ave. S., Minneapolis 55404. 612-752-8000.

African American Aids Task Force (AAATF) provides culturally specific prevention, education and services to people of African descent who are living with or at risk of HIV/AIDS. 2400 Park Ave S, Minneapolis 55404, 612-825-2052.

Men Alive • Resources for Living Long and Well, Men's Health and Male Menopause by Jed Diamond.

Men's Health Network • A national informational and educational organization recognizing Men's Health as a specific social concern.

Men's Health • An online magazine with a range of resources, games, surveys, quizzes, ask the sex doc, workouts, and more.

Sex Coaching / Sex Education  Upside Life Skill • One-on-one, safe and discreet sex coaching for men navigating life change or to gain sexual skill and understanding. Workshops, classes or retreats on a variety of sexuality topics to suit your group or organization. Visit or call with questions at 612-234-5510.

YOGA FOR MEN: FITNESS & FLOWWith Kevin Kortan. Ongoing classes that capitalize on your strengths and focus on increasing flexibility in a way that is effective, safe, and enjoyable. The classes are taught so that men of all levels of experience, ranging from total beginners to long-time practitioners, will find the class to be enjoyable, challenging, and rewarding. More informations at

Men's Resources in Greater Minnesota

The Mankind Project - Minnesota • To awaken men to be fully alive. Intense weekend of self-exploration, healing, ritual, experiential process and initiation for men.

MN Domestic Abuse Project (DAP) • Community Intervention Projects cooperate with police, courts, battered-women's shelters, counseling services on domestic abuse. Men in Violent Relationships 24-Hour Hotline. 1-800-793-5975

Northfield Area Gay Support Group Potluck • Social Group in the Northfield/Cannon Falls Area. 507-663-6037

Northland Gay Men's Center (Duluth) • provide information, referral and support in an atmosphere of caring, openness and tolerance of diversity for all persons of our region regardless of sexual orientation or identity. N. 2nd Ave. E., Suite 309, Duluth, MN 55802. 218-722-8585.

Rural AIDS Action Network (RAAN) • organizes, develops and sustains caring volunteer communities that serve and support persons living with, affected by, or at risk for HIV/AIDS in the rural Midwest. 208 Second Street NE, Little Falls, MN 56345. 320-631-0404, 1-800-966-9735.

Rochester MN Counseling and Anger Management • List of couselling resources in the Rochester area,MN.html

Rochester Drug Rehab and Alcohol Addiction • Treatment Information 1-866-845-8975

Rochester MN Couples Therapy • marriage counseling in Rochester, Minnesota. Office: 322 Elton Hills Drive NW, Rochester, MN 55901, 507-259-8107

Rochester/Southern Minnesota PFLAG • PO Box 6302, Rochester, MN 55903-6302. 507-282-0484

Rochester Gay Lesbian Youth Services • PO Box 91 Rochester MN 55903, 507-289-6329

Rochester Gay & Lesbian Community Services • GLBT Community Organization in Rochester. 507-281-3265

St. Cloud MN Men’s Anger Management Classes • St. Cloud Hospital Behavioral Health Education, (320) 229-3760.

St. Cloud State University Men's Perspectives Group • A weekly group for men that attempts to reach beyond common stereotypes and designed to help men support and challenge themselves, generate new ways of communicating and coping with personal concerns, and build on friendships and relationships with women and other men. Men can gain strength, insight, and confidence from the openness and honesty of real communication with other guys. Themes include: defining one's masculinity, relating to women, stress, family, work and career, self esteem, anxiety and shyness, and mood and anger. A brief individual screening is necessary to join the group. Please contact Dr. Steve Jenkins if you are interested. 320-308-3171

St. Cloud Element Mental Health Services GLBT specific counseling in St. Cloud/Central Minnesota (320) 492-4525

St. Cloud Lutherans Concerned St. Cloud Group for GLBTA Lutherans 320-252-6183

St. Cloud/Central MN PFLAG St. Cloud/Central MN group of Parents and Families of Lesbians and Gays

St. Cloud OUT Central Minnesota's GLBTA organization

St. Cloud Wright County, MN GLBT Yahoo discussion group St. Cloud area online discussion group

Winona Counseling Associates, LLC • 111 Market Street, Suite 4A, Winona, MN 55987, 507-452-5033

(Winona) Hiawatha Valley Mental Health Center • 166 Main Street, Winona, MN 55987, 507-454-4341 or 1-800-657-6777

Men's Resources outside Minnesota

Anger Class Online • Dr. Ari Novick, licensed psychotherapist, anger management expert, and the Clinical Director for Anger Class Online.

Boys and Men Healing • New documentary about the impact of boyhood child sexual abuse on the individual and society, and the importance of healing and speaking out.

East Bay Men's Network • in California has detailed information on Men's Support Groups.

Edward F. Whipps & Associates The family and divorce lawyers at Edward F. Whipps & Associates, based in Columbus and Central Ohio, have an in-depth knowledge of the law. 495 S. High St. Suite 370 Columbus OH,

Everyman • A thick, general men's issues journal published bi-monthly. P.O. Box 4617, Sta E, Ottawa, ON, K1S 5H8 Canada. $15/yr. 613-/832-2284.

From One Brother to Another • Feel free to use the song as a musical tool to reinforce the messages underlying your program (for psycho-educational purposes only). Words and music by Dr. BLT ©2006. Bruce L. Thiessen, Ph.D., aka Dr. BLT 661-633-5110 x 283

Gay Yellow Pages • USA/Canada GLBT Directory since 1973. Gayellow Pages is published by Renaissance House, P.O. Box 533 Village Station, New York, NY 10014-0533. 212-674-0120; FAX 212-420-1126; E-mail:

Journal of Men's Studies • Scholarly quarterly for academic audiences by the Men's Studies Association. Men's Studies Press, P.O. Box 32, Harriman, TN 37748. $20/yr. 423-369-2375.

The Mankind Project (formerly New Warrior Network) • Men leading lives of integrity and connection to feeling. E-mail:

Men's Resource Center of Northern New Mexico • mission: "supporting men and healing the violence in men's lives." 6399 NDCBU Taos, NM 87571 505-/758-9066.

Men's Resource Center for Change • Mission: to support men, challenge men's violence, and develop men's leadership in ending oppression in ourselves, our families, and our communities. Our programs support men to overcome the damaging effects of rigid and stereotyped masculinity, and simultaneously confront men's patterns of personal and societal violence and abuse toward women, children, and other men. 236 No. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002, 413/253-9887 and 29 Howard Street, Springfield, MA 01105. 413-734-3438.

Men's International Peace Exchange (MIPE) • Building a community of support; changing a culture; Peace between Men and Women. P.O. Box 36, Swarthmore, PA 19081. 610-892-8178.

Men's Studies News • Journal of the American Men's Studies Association, 43 Gina Meadows, E. Amherst, NY 14051 716-689-4947 and 382 West Coyote Lane SE Albuquerque, NM 87123. 505-323-2386.

MenSTUFF: The National Men's Resource Center • Serving men since 1982. Over 109 megabytes of information for men: thousands of on-site men's book reviews & covers, men's resources and hyperlinks and hundreds of men's issues, events, periodicals and groups covering a diverse men's community (men's rights, mythopoetic, pro-feminist, recovery, re-evaluation counseling, and religious). Daily E-mail message. Box 800-W, San Anselmo, CA 94979.

MenWEB • A web site with numerous articles and resources maintained as a labor of love by Bert Hoff, formerly of Seattle Men's Evolvement Network (M.E.N. Magazine).

The Tracking Project • Newsletter of The Tracking Project, a native cultures' wisdom group, Box 266 Corrales, NM 87048 505-898-6967. $25/yr.

West Michigan Men's Center • 1367 N. 26th St., Kalamazoo, MI 49048 offers a Monday Night Men's Group.

Wingspan • Semi-annual Journal (soon to be web-only) of the Male Spirit; articles, poetry, soulwork, calendar, men's event profiles, leader interviews. Request subscriptions or bundles of 50 for distribution from Wingspan, c/o Karl Larson, Honeycreek, P.O. Box 265, North Lake, WI 53064 414-695-8815. Media and editorial inquiries to Chris Harding: 617-282-3521. $ donation.

Men's Activism • website for men's rights and gender fairness news and information.

Transitions • Bi-monthly newsletter of the National Coalition of Free Men, a national men's-rights organization. Box 129, Manhasset, NY 11030. $30/yr.

Bisexual Resource Center (BRC) • maintains the 304-page Bisexual Resource Guidewhich includes contact listings for every known bisexual and bi-inclusive group around the world (over 2100 groups), a comprehensive collection of resources from over 49 countries and extensive feature articles on bisexuality, a bibliography listing bisexual books, and listings of films with bisexual characters. The Guide also contains listings of upcoming conferences, safer sex information, and other valuable information for bisexuals.

Brother • Tri-annual newsletter of the National Organization for Men Against Sexism (NOMAS); advocates a pro-feminist, gay-affirmative perspective. PO Box 455, Louisville, CO 80027. 303-666-7043. $50/year.

National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers • Offers a referral service that provides the names of doctors, lawyers and advocates who are educated about the functions of the foreskin and the medical, ethical and legal reasons that the sexual organs of children should be left intact. Disseminates educational material, provides instruction, and shares research findings with parents, health-care professionals, lawyers, legislators and other concerned individuals. P.O. Box 2512, San Anselmo, CA 94979 415-488-9883

National Organization to Halt the Abuse and Routine Mutilation of Males (NOHARMM) • Men opposed to infant circumcision in defense of children's rights. P.O. Box 460795 San Francisco, CA 94146. 415/826-9351

M.E.N. Magazine • Monthly Journal of the Seattle Men's Evolvement Network, with interviews, book reviews, articles, editorials, events calendar, stories, poetry & gender politics. 4649 Sunnyside Ave N., #220, Seattle, WA 98103 206-545-3736 $20/yr.

NetWORK • Quarterly newsletter of the National Congress for Fathers and Children, the longest continuously operating U.S. Fathers Rights and Divorce Reform. 9454 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 907, Beverly Hills CA 90212 310/247 6051. $75/year. , 1-800-SEE-DADS

Full-Time Dads • Newsletter/network for fathers who are primary caregivers for their children. Encourages growth, support, discussion, resource sharing, and fellowship. 193 Shelley Avenue Elizabeth, NJ 07208 908-355-9722

Fathers World • an online magazine for men with families.

National Center for Fathering • Develops practical resources for dads in nearly every fathering situation. For all men who seek to be better fathers and father figures. 1600 W Suset Ave, Suite B, Springdale, AR 72762,1-800-593-DADS.

National Fathers' Resource Center (NFRC) • Provides the community with fathering information, education, support, and prevention programs focused on positive parenting.

S.P.A.R.C. Custody Reform • a national fathers rights organization committed to custody reform