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Primer Paso

Program Summary:

Primer Paso is a culturally-specific drug and alcohol treatment program which offers services in Spanish.

Contact Information:

2626 East 82nd Street
Suite #305
Bloomington, MN 55425

Telephone: 612-584-4860

Communities Served:

All of Minnesota through telehealth
Outpatient treatment site in Bloomington
Men’s residential treatment in Northfield

Ages Served:


Services Offered:

Chemical health assessments, outpatient treatment, low- and medium-intensity men’s residential treatment, group and individual therapy sessions, familial inclusion sessions, peer recovery support services

Language Considerations:

Primer Paso provides treatment services in Spanish with native Spanish speakers, without the use of interpreters.

Financial Considerations:

Primer Paso clients, regardless of documentation status, can access behavioral health fund dollars to cover the cost of treatment if they financially qualify. Midwest is also credentialed with most major insurance providers and Medical Assistance.