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Vitals app to Host Meet and Greet Sessions

Post Date:05/08/2018 12:31 PM

Representatives from Vitals Aware Services will be visiting Hastings for a series of free Meet and Learn sessions to allow families and individuals to ask questions and learn how the Vitals service works. The Vitals technology allows individuals with intellectual, behavioral or developmental disabilities to communicate important information with law enforcement when the individual may be under significant stress. 

Key partners are the Autism Society of Minnesota, The Arc Minnesota, and the PACER Center. All law enforcement in Dakota County, including Hastings Police Department, have adopted the Vitals program.

Upcoming Meet and Learn Dates:

Wednesday, May 9th

Hastings Art Center, 216 E 4th Street, Hastings

Time: 5:30-6:30 p.m. and 7-8 p.m.


Tuesday, May 15th

Police Week Open House booth, 101 E 4th Street, Hastings

Time: 4:30 - 7 p.m.


Thursday, May 31st

Tilden Community Center, 310 River Street, Hastings

4-5 p.m. and 5:30-6:30 p.m.


Thursday, June 7th

Time and Location TBD


Tuesday, June 19th

Time and Location TBD