Mission FamilyMeans strengthens communities by helping individuals and families* through challenges in all life stages. Vision FamilyMeans envisions vibrant and resilient communities where everyone lives to their fullest potential. FamilyMeans is a multi-service, nonprofit organization that was founded in 1963. We are funded by grants, donations, and client fees. FamilyMeans is headquartered in Stillwater, Minnesota, with branch offices located throughout the Twin Cities metro area, southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Our work is life’s challenges. We listen without judgment, offer encouragement, and believe in you even when you might not.