About Us


Adults with an Unhealthy history has a greater chance of becoming successful and a vested citizen in their community if supportive services are established.


To enhance self-esteem and self-resiliency by providing independent living skills, employment and housing services to adults.


Pressing Forward Inc. will provide safe, stable, long-term housing, independent living skills, workshops, advocacy and mentoring support programs.

This will allow individuals to discuss self-esteem building spiritual guidance and ways to cope with addiction prevention. Pressing Forward Inc has also established integrated multi-action plans to help become successful while they reside at Pressing Forward Inc Board and Lodge or Pressing Forward Inc. Transitional Housing.

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Helping your brother or sister doesn't mean you don't win...we work together and we all win.


Pressing Forward Inc was formed in 2005 to respond to the needs of homeless women in the Hennepin County area. Pressing Forward has been an option for these women to utilize, develop and achieve self-sufficiency and independence.

Pressing Forward Inc has partnered with multiple organizations to provide resources and support to eliminate all barriers, to financial security, housing, inequity and food security; while protecting ones rights and fight for justice.

In October of 2021 Pressing Forward Inc. formed Pressing Forward II halfway house/ transitioning re-entry house for adults coming out of incarceration. 


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At Pressing Forward we use a holistic care model to give people the tools they need to integrate themselves back into society, adults coming out of incarceration, domestic abuse, chemical dependency, mental illness and homelessness will gain job skills, heal trauma and regain their independence.