Published on in “General”, language — English. 16 pages.
In 1980, Hazelden president Dan Anderson welcomed former First Lady Betty Ford to tour the Center City, Minnesota, campus and meet with staff as she developed plans to open an inpatient treatment center in Rancho Mirage, California. Three decades later, the two organizations would merge. More
While the idea of creating a humane, therapeutic environment for people with addiction doesn't seem a remarkable concept today, it was almost unheard of in 1949 when Hazelden was established. You can trace this same spirit of innovation and compassion—the courage to do things differently—throughout our organization's 70-year history. More