Mn Adult & Teen Challenge provides a variety of support and networking to assist clients and alumni in their long-term, sustained recovery.
Career & Life Courses

During their program, residents are given the opportunity to increase their employment and life skill sets by participating in various equipping courses:

  • Job Prep Workshop (resume and interviewing)
  • Certified Professional Food Manager (CPFM)
  • Boilers Licensing
  • Legal Clinic Assistance
  • Computer Literacy
Transitional Services During Program

In the last segments of programming, residents are provided with up-to-date information on:

  • Financial/Budget Basics and Credit Cleanup
  • Resume Preparation, Soft Skill and Job Search Assistance
  • Employment and Career Development Opportunities
  • Felony-Friendly Job Fair
  • Transitional Resources and Provider Visits
  • Housing Options
  • Support Groups and Life Coaches
Transitional Services After Graduation
  • Celebrate Recovery and support group resources
  • Ongoing housing and employment resources
  • Monthly Community Events for Former Clients
  • Aftercare Chaplain Support Line (612) 238-6411
Teen Challenge Leadership Institute

Our Teen Challenge Leadership Institute (TCLI) is continued education option for individuals that have completed the 13+ month Long-term Program. This year-long school is designed for individuals who desire a structured and supervised community living environment to maintain their sobriety and effectively transition back into society.


If you’re a graduate of Teen Challenge and want to stay connected with other alumni and learn about alumni events, join the Facebook page:



At Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge, we endeavor to support clients as they move forward with their lives. MnTC offers support and services to clients during and after their long-term program. If you have any questions about aftercare please contact the Programs Department at

You may also reach out to one of our Aftercare Chaplains by calling our Alumni Support line; 612.238.6411.

If you are interested in providing graduates with employment opportunities to help them in transition into a career, please email your information to

If you are interested in providing housing resources or mentoring a client, please email

Address: 740 E. 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Phone: 612-373-3366
Text: MNTC to 900900

Other MnTC Sites

Know the Truth
Lakeside Academy