Lao Assistance Center has a Mental Health Wellness Program. If you or someone else needs help, please call us at: 612-374-4967. How stressed are you? Are you happy most of the time or unhappy or unsatisfied. Find out about Wellness Circles and see how you can learn about stress and how to deal with it.
If you’re looking for locations to stay as an artist to improve your art of complete a project, consider some of the opportunities identified at http://www.resartis.org/
They are an association of over 600 centers, organisations, and individuals in over 70 countries. Each of their members is dedicated to offering artists, curators, and all manner of creative people the essential time and place away from the pressures and habits of every-day life, an experience framed within a unique geographic and cultural context.
Through Res Artis, organisations will become part of a global community of colleagues engaged in dialogue through our face-to-face meetings and virtually through our online presence.
Those interested in attending a residency can use the information and resources on the website, gaining insights into the profiles of their members and staying informed about their events and application deadlines.
Since 1993, through the volunteer efforts of the Board of Directors and countless partners and friends, Res Artis has grown to become the largest network of its kind, promoting the role of residential art programs as a vital part of the contemporary arts world, stimulating the creative development and mobility of artists, and furthering intercultural understanding
Congratulations to Lao Student Association – Minnesota on their successful event this weekend at the University of Minnesota entitled Sabaidee: Flavors of Laos. We are very proud of them sharing our culture with everyone. There were many new ways demonstrated including a Virtual Reality experience. Be sure to show them your support!
Reminder: Open enrollment has begun and you have until January 14th to join a health care plan in Minnesota. If you need help applying, please come to see us at the Lao Assistance Center during regular business hours or by appointment. https://www.mnsure.org/
The Lao Assistance Center will be closed after noon on Wednesday, 11/22 and remain closed throughout the holiday weekend. We will re-open at 9AM on Monday, November 27th. Khop jai lai!