Reach us with general inquiries
Resident mail and packages
Volunteer or apply for an internship
Annual reports and recent newsletters
Notice of privacy for Hope Harbor
Want to join our team? Apply here and change lives!
Residents may receive mail from those on their contact list. Contact the resident's parent to be added.
Resident mail should be addressed to:
PO Box and Site Address
Families, churches and resident supporters are welcome to send a group gift or donation in honor of an individual resident, to be shared with fellow residents, as often as desired. Residents do not receive care packages or gifts individually.
We may serve teens with severe allergies and past traumas. For safety reasons, we screen incoming donations and request that givers make arrangement with the site prior to sending gifts and packages.
Below are some of the many ways volunteers pour into Hope Harbor. If you are considering volunteer work, please pray about how to use your gifts here.
Never underestimate the impact of giving your time, talents and energy!
Direct Care Volunteer Ideas
Your time and attention allows the girls to practice social skills and build positive relationships under the guidance of staff through activities such as:
Indirect Care Volunteer Ideas
Behind the scenes work supports our administration through tasks such as:
Volunteers are a vital part of this ministry, bringing interests and talents from all walks of life. Our volunteers have a commitment to further God's Kingdom and show the love of Christ to this generation.
You can volunteer one time, occasionally or on a consistent basis. Contact us below to get started!
Internships are available to students from many educational areas. Most intern applicants at Hope Harbor are pursuing higher education in social work, psychology, sociology, criminal justice, education, ministry or related fields.
Hope Harbor offers unpaid internships in a supervised job-shadow capacity with Direct Care Staff in direct-care service. Interns over age 21 may be considered for paid fill-in work if available. There may be opportunity for observation of Group Counseling and Parenting Class. Observation of individual counseling sessions (parent or teen) is limited to students pursuing their masters degree in counseling.
Intern applicants must be: students, currently enrolled in higher education, at least 20 years old, who pass a background check and who are interested in learning about family reconciliation and healing of teens through Jesus Christ in a Christian ministry.
Applicants must mail or email a resume, cover letter and three recommendations, and complete the Volunteer Application online through the link above (or print version below). Applicants are encouraged to include a statement of faith with resume.
Please note we do not employ a licensed social worker, however local universities have found exception for social work interns. Speak with your professor or have your professor contact us, for clearance.
Our God has always been faithful to staff our homes with incredible people committed to serving Him as they serve the teens and families in our care.
Working at Hope Harbor is truly a life changing experience. Our staff get to pour into the lives of our clients, our community and one another as we grow together. Service in this ministry is a unique experience you won't find anywhere else.
We are always accepting applications for Direct Care Staff at Hope Harbor in both Marshall and Winona. Direct Care Staff work in direct care with teens in our residential group homes, serving in a parenting/mentoring role in a facility licensed by MN Dept of Human Services.
Part time and full time positions are available. Direct Care Staff work shifts that run: weekdays 2:45pm-11:45pm, 11:45pm to 8:30am (awake overnight) and weekends 8am-4pm, 4pm-12am, 12am-8am (awake overnight).
Applicants must pass a background check, be 21 years of age or older, and have a passion for serving youth in a Christ-filled environment.
We are actively seeking to fill Direct Care Staff positions in our Winona and Marshall home at this time!! Apply online today!
We are always accepting applications for employment at both our Marshall and Winona homes.
Submit an application for employment as well as a resume and cover letter online through the link below.
Email and Mailing List Privacy Notice
Your privacy is extremely important to us, and we'll do everything we can to protect it. Hope Harbor maintains an opt-in policy for email communications. We only want to send mail to those who have requested participation or with whom we have an ongoing individual or business relationship.
Your right to control what mailings, if any, you receive from Hope Harbor is important to us. We may include messages from partners or third parties in mailings, but these will come directly from us and we will not share, sell or rent your email address ever.
Hope Harbor residents have the right to have information about them kept private. It is our policy to ensure that operations, activities and affairs of the ministry are kept confidential, unless the sharing of information is required by law, ordered by the court of law, required by the licensing body of the organization or an essential part of the treatment plan or is for the protection of the clients or ministry.
Confidential information includes, but is not limited to: information regarding past, current, and future residents and their families, internal reporting and Hope Harbor’s intellectual property. Release of information to other professionals outside of Hope Harbor may be done only when parent(s)/guardian sign a release form and only by persons authorized on the release form.
Statement Regarding HIPAA
(1) Hope Harbor is not a covered entity under HIPAA and is not required to be HIPAA compliant. (2) Hope Harbor can request information from HIPAA covered entities, and covered entities can release that information via fax or ground mail. HIPAA protected information may not be shared via email. (3) Covered entities may also require a signature of their own HIPAA compliant releases before releasing information.