About Us

Vinland National Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to full lives for people with disabilities. Situated on a hill overlooking Lake Independence, our main campus encompasses 178 acres of prairie and woods. It is a peaceful and rural setting conveniently located just 20 miles west of Minneapolis and 45 miles south of St. Cloud.

We provide Chemical Health, Mental Health, Supportive Housing, and Vocational Services. Our participants have access to a variety of complementary care services.

Our Mission

Vinland National Center enables individuals with multiple disabilities to live productive and fulfilling lives through a whole person approach that addresses the mind, body and spirit.

Vinland’s programs include behavioral health services with a focus on substance abuse for people with cognitive disabilities, vocational services and supportive housing.

Who We Serve

We serve men and women ages 18 and older who are living with disabilities. Click here to learn more.

Types of Disabilities Among Clients in 2012

Includes Duplicates

Disability Bar Chart
1 / Brain Injury

73%

2 / Mental Illness

56%

3 / Learning Disabilities

23%

4 / Developmental

6%

5 / Physical

5%

6 / Hearing

5%

7 / Visual

5%

8 / Functional Illiteracy

2%

9 / Speech

2%