Adult Day Health
Wilder’s Adult Day Health program offers active, high quality care for older adults during daytime hours. Learn more.
2014 Annual Report
Hear from Shedavia and other families impacted by Wilder in our 2014 Annual Report (PDF).
Trauma-Responsive Training in Schools
See how Wilder is helping teachers and school staff respond to children who have experienced trauma.
Twin Cities Mobile Market
Learn more about this innovative approach to improve community health.


The Amherst H. Wilder Foundation is a nonprofit community organization that helps children, families and older adults in the greater Saint Paul and East Metro area through direct service programs, research, leadership development and community building. 

What We Do

Wilder provides services that build hope and resiliency for children and families through mental health, education, housing, social adjustment, early childhood and aging programs. We build community capacity through leadership development programs, community initiatives and collaborations that bring people together to solve complex social challenges. Wilder Research studies evidence and provides applied and practical research in the field of human services. 

Wilder Center 

Wilder Center is located at 451 Lexington Parkway North in Saint Paul. It is a LEED certified building with office space for the Wilder Foundation as well as community meeting rooms and auditorium space for nonprofits and other community groups to use. Learn more about our convening space.



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