Peer Support and Drop In Center are now open!

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We now operate a non-profit called Minnesota Alternatives Incorporated. The non-profit is working to raise funds to help cover the costs of provding a Peer Support Center that offers an AA alternative for adults who experience substance use issues. Please consider making a donation.

The Peer Support Center offers both drop-in and scheduled activities. Drop-in hours are Monday - Friday from 4-8pm and located in the same building (across the lobby) as the clinical services provided by Minnesota Alternatives.

All services are FREE!

To contact the Peer Support Center please call 763-276-9423.


Activity schedule:

  • Peer Support Groups: Coed Monday at 6:15pm, Women's Group Wednesday at 6:00pm, Men's Group Wednesday at 6:30pm, and SMART Recovery Thursday at 6:30pm.
  • Movies and Food on Friday evenings - come around 5pm for food and movie starts around 6pm
  • Support Group for famlies/concerned others (based on CRAFT Method) - Tuesdays at 6:15pm

For more information about the SMART Recovery meeting held every Thursday at 6:30pm please email


To make a contribution please send a check payable to Minnesota Alternatives Incorporated and mail to:

Minnesota Alternatives Inc.

7766 NE Hwy 65

Spring Lake Park, MN 55432

Indicate donation in the memo line. Thank you very much for you support!


Please take a moment to view/download the complete list of AA Alternative Support Groups BY CLICKING HERE - All groups have been verified as of July 2016.