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Thank you for your interest in Minnesota Girls Academy. The program accepts adolescent females between the ages of 13-17 of all races, ethnicities, and religious backgrounds.

Minnesota Girls Academy is licensed by the Minnesota Department of Human Services with a certification in mental health treatment.

Treatment Services Available

Residential Treatment

Collaborative Intensive Bridging Services (CIBS)

Shelter Care Services

To make a referral, please forward the following information to

Documents Needed

  1. Current Diagnostic Assessment, Psychological, or Psychiatric Evaluation with diagnoses, medications, and level of care recommendations
  2. CASII
  3. Development / Social History
  4. IEP/504 Plan (if applicable)
  5. IQ Score
  6. Referral source contact information


What Referrals Say About MGA

"I was very impressed with this program and staff. I would recommend to others and use again."

-Referral Source

"You guys were great to work with and I hope the family will continue to use the skills that they gained.  Thanks and look forward to working with you again."

-Referral Source

"The staff does great work with these girls."

-Referral Source

“We had a great experience working with all staff at MGA.  We believe the individualized program you provided for (client) helped her tremendously. Thank you for your dedication to adolescents!"

-Referral Source

“Very impressive facility with wonderful staff. (My client) has said this was the only place she felt respected, safe, and cared for. (She) has been in multiple placements and this was, by far, our best experience. Thank you! 

-Referral Source

“My colleague and I truly enjoyed working with this program and are so happy with the growth (client) made while there. Your communication with us was great. Your styles of working with young people-great, and the monthly meetings were very helpful.  I will definitely consider another placement there, if the need arises.”

-Referral Source


For additional program information or to speak with admissions, please call 507-473-5061.

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