BICA has developed informal partnerships with a number of collaborating organizations. These organizations provide services and resources which we believe may benefit our audiences. If your organization is interested in exploring partnership opportunities with BICA, please contact us.
Bolder Options provides wellness-based mentoring for middle school youth. Once we identify youth who need support we match them with volunteer mentors who meet with them every week for a year. Throughout their year together, participants focus on holistic personal development through weekly activities hosted by staff. We make mentoring fun, easy, and meaningful.
The mission of the Developmental Therapy Institute is to promote the use of Developmental Therapy-Developmental Teaching to ensure that all children and adolescents, including those with severe emotional and behavioral disabilities, achieve social and emotional competence, responsible behavior and academic success. The Institute provides professional development, coaching and resources to educators, therapists, childcare staff, parents and others who care about the social, emotional and academic growth of children and teens.
The mission of Faith Partners is to equip people of faith in the development of compassionate communities that promote prevention of substance abuse and where addiction, recovery and mental health services are valued and supported.
Minnesota Peacebuilding Leadership Institute instigates, trains, and supports racially, sexually, culturally, ethnically, religiously, and economically diverse individuals and organizations to become trauma-informed, resilience-oriented, and restorative justice-focused empowering communities in Minnesota, the USA, and around the world.
NAMI Minnesota (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with mental illnesses and their families. For over 40 years, NAMI Minnesota has worked to promote the development of community mental health programs and services, change public attitudes about mental illnesses, improve access to services and increase opportunities for recovery. The Institute provides professional development, coaching and resources to educators, therapists, childcare staff, parents and others who care about the social, emotional and academic growth of children and teens.
YIPA is your association and we work for you. As a non-profit association, made up of member organizations who serve youth in a variety of programs, we work to create change in the world through exceptional training and relentless advocacy.