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Wilder Research gathers and interprets facts and trends to help families and communities thrive, get at the core of community concerns, and uncover issues that are overlooked or poorly understood.
We work with organizations of all sizes at the local, state, and national level to help them bring about needed change, increase their effectiveness, and demonstrate the value of what they do.
Please join us to learn about factors that contribute to health inequities among Twin Cities neighborhoods and how to prevent them, the role small business can play to reduce them and strengthen neighborhoods, trends in small business development, and the role of cross-sector collaboration to promote success.
How Well Are We Serving People with Mental Illness?
Thousands of Minnesotans are affected by mental illness each year, but don't always get the care they need. Dr. Michael Trangle, associate medical director of behavior health for Health Partners, explains some of the challenges and potential solutions.
Incorporating Cultural Elements into Research
Research Associate Muneer Karcher-Ramos shares his experience working with Ujamaa Place to re-work their intake process to incorporate cultural elements.
Study Finds Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) Make Big Economic Impact on Their Communities
New cost benefit studies from Wilder Research show the economic impact that individual MnSCU institutions make on their communities. The study was first done in 2007 and then updated in 2013.