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This Category Includes:
- Community Residential Settings
- Adult Corporate and Family Foster Care
- Group Homes
- Host Homes
Services provided to the person in which the provider does own the housing.
Accessible Space, Inc. (ASI)Website: www.accessiblespace.org
Contact Person: Ken Berry
Phone: 651-645-7271; 800-466-7722
Founded in 1978, Accessible Space, Inc. (ASI), the nation’s largest sponsor of accessible, affordable housing, offers more than 40 independent and supportive housing options in Minnesota for adults with qualifying disabilities, or for senior households age 62 and older. ASI also offers a variety of supportive services in several locations throughout Minnesota, including Assisted Living, Licensed Adult Foster Care, and Independent Living Skills services. Eligibility for or selection of ASI supportive services is not required to qualify for ASI housing. Accessible Space, Inc. “Housing With Care.”
ACR HomesWebsite: www.acrhomes.com
Contact Person: Deb Nygaard
Phone: 651-294-4704 office, 612-919-0882 cell
ACR Homes provides residential services in group settings in over 50 homes throughout the suburban Twin Cities. We also provide services for individuals choosing Independent Housing Options. For over 30 years we have served children and adults who are developmentally or physically disabled. Our staff are hand picked and well trained to provide respectful, dignified care in a positive environment.
Amherst H. Wilder FoundationWebsite: www.wilder.org
Contact Person: Ellen Miller
The Wilder Foundation provides quality housing and support services that help families and individuals develop financial, employment, and living skills that will increase their chances of staying in their homes long-term. Wilder's housing programs serve 30% of homeless families in Ramsey County. Jackson Street Village provides site-based permanent housing for 24 previously homeless families in a supportive housing community. Minnesota Place Apartments provides a safe and supportive environment for chronically homeless tenants to stabilize their housing and income, build relationships with others, and access appropriate services. Project Quest offers scattered-site housing and support services to families in Ramsey, Dakota, and Washington counties. ROOF Project housing and services provided by a collaboration of agencies that provide scattered-site transitional housing to homeless families in Ramsey County.
Apartment ListWebsite: www.ApartmentList.com
ApartmentList delivers a comprehensive set of apartment listings in one elegant interface. By consolidating millions of properties from hundreds of well-known listing services, it uniquely delivers a universe of available apartments in one site, saving renters time and money in their search.
CommonBond CommunitiesWebsite: www.commonbond.org
Contact Person: Mary Beth Deppa
Founded in 1971, CommonBond Communities has grown to become the largest nonprofit provider of affordable homes with services in the Upper Midwest. For over four decades, CommonBond has sponsored the development of 96 unique affordable housing communities in 50 municipalities throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. CommonBond manages 5,000 rental apartments and town homes and operates 49 nationally recognized Advantage Centers-20 for families and 31 for seniors-which are technology-based learning centers that provide youth enrichment, family stability, employment, and independent living skills, among other programs. CommonBond serves a total of 8,000 residents-including 2,000 children-with an average household income of just over $14,000.
Community Involvement Programs
Community Involvement Programs is here to support people with life issues surrounding social injustice, low income, aging, disabilities, and homelessness...helping people live their greatest lives. We offer a wide variety of services which have been developed as a result of listening to and understanding the needs of the people we serve, their loved ones and their community. Some of these services include Community based services to people with intellectual or mental health disabilities, competitive or supported employment, Housing, Supportive Housing Services, Consumer-Directed Supports, and Case Management Services. Please contact us at our website or via email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Dungarvin Minnesota, LLC
The focus of our services is to enhance the individual's independence and maximize the quality of life. Specific services and supports that are offered to the individual are determined by his or her personal strengths, preferences, interests, desires and goals. The range of particular services and supports Dungarvin offers is comprehensive in order to meet the needs and preferences of each person. Dungarvin Minnesota, provider since 1976, currently provides the following services: Responder Service with Technology, Supported Apartments, Adult Foster Care, Case Management, Supported Employment, Transitional Services, In-Home services, Independent Living services, and Assisted Living services are currently provided within the following counties: Anoka, Benton, Dakota, Hennepin, McLeod, Ramsey, Sherburne, Washington, and Wright.
Contact Person: Dani Husom, Intake Coordinator
Fraser Residential offers 3 housing options: Fraser Supervised Living includes 27 four-person homes for adults with developmental disabilities, autism, and other special needs. Fraser Supportive Living provides supported apartment options for individuals who want to live more independently and require less support than typical group home options. Fraser Independent Living operates five HUD-subsidized apartment buildings designed for adults with developmental disabilities who can live independently with minimal support. Unfortunately, Independent Living currently has no openings and cannot accept applications.
Hammer Residences, Inc.Website: www.hammer.org
Contact Person: Thomas Gillespie
For over 90 years, Hammer Residences, Inc. has provided opportunities and services to adults and children with developmental disabilities to help experience life to its fullest. Hammer serves more than 250+ adults and children who reside in 37 private homes and 10 apartment buildings in the western suburbs of the Twin Cities. In 2001, Hammer expanded to serve more people by providing In-home Supports to families who have decided to keep their loved one, most often a child, in their home. Hammer offers families skilled, part-time staffing to make such a decision feasible. Hammer also provides Contracted and Flexible Case Management services to families in need of support in navigating the Consumer Directed Community Supports system. Respite services are also available for families who need a short break.
Heartstrings Unlimited, Inc.Website: heartstringsunlimited.org/index.html
Contact Person: Sara M. Carson
Heartstrings Unlimited, Inc. is founded on the belief that people with disabilities are "differently abled" individuals. At Heartstrings our programs are equally devoted to preparing for and ensuring independence. Our team practices positive role-modeling, develops and implements realistic goals, and identifies safety as paramount. Heartstrings considers every interaction to be a "teachable moment" and responds passionately to the unique needs of each individual. We believe children and young adults should be active, productive, and contributing members in the community. Who We Serve: A person diagnosed with a Developmental Disability. A person eligible to receive County services (DD or CADI waiver). A person 18+ years of age. A person with the desire and capability to live independently.
Homeward Bound, Inc HBI
Homeward Bound was created in 1973 by parents of children with a variety of physical and intellectual challenges. From our first facility for children in 1973 to our present 18 homes for all ages, Homeward Bound has consistently offered improved methods of support and housing. Today, we serve 104 people ranging in age 15 years to 80 + years with a variety of unique abilities. Homeward Bound is supporting individuals through CADI, BI, DD, CAC waivers as well as private funding. We offer services in the following areas: Corporate Adult foster Care, ICF/DD, Individualized Housing Options (IHO), & In Home Supports. Hennepin County has chosen our organization to be a vendor that will provide services to individuals choosing to own or rent their own home. HBI will not be the landlord, but that housing services are separate so that the consumer retains choice of service provider while maintaining control of their residence. Individuals will have a menu of service options to choose from that will support their needs. Our Mission: providing innovative & life-enriching services to children, adolescents and adults with disabilities. Homeward Bound is a partnership between spirited individuals with disabilities and caring people committed to providing an individualized, challenging and life-affirming growth experience. We provide support which values the competence, strengths and desires of each individual. Each person is encouraged and empowered to develop skills and capabilities needed to increase self-reliance and enhance quality of life. Homeward Bound is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization.
Howry Residential Services, Inc.Website: www.howryinc.com
Contact Person: Tami Decker
Howry Residential Services, Inc. (HRS) proudly supports children and adults from all walks of life in fulfilling their personal missions. Currently, we support people with traumatic brain injuries, developmental disabilities, and mental illness. We provide Residential Supports, Independent Living Skills, Behavior Professional/Behavior Analyst, and In-home supports.
Life By Design, Inc.Website: www.lifebydesign-inc.com
Contact Person: Jill Husom
Life By Design, Inc. offers individualized supports for people in various settings such as own apartment, townhome, etc. LBDI assists in finding locations that are pre-screened for safety, affordability and access to community resources as well as connecting with possible roommates. We currently support people living in Anoka, Hennepin, Isanti,and Ramsey counties. Services include Supported Living (SLS), ILS and SILs Supported Employment.
Lifetime ResourcesWebsite: www.lifetimeresources.net
Contact Person: Julie Aaker
Lifetime Resources, Inc. offers personalized supports to people with disabilities and their families. Services are designed to help each person achieve their personal goals in the communities where they choose to live. We offer an array of residential services and supports including but not limited to Semi-independent Living Services (SLS), In Home Services and ILS.
Living Well Disability ServicesWebsite: www.livingwell.org
Contact Person: Adrienne DeRuyck
Living Well Disability Services delivers exceptional services that transform the lives of people impacted by intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities. Founded as Dakota's Children in 1972 by parents, volunteers and community partners in West St. Paul, the 501(c)3 nonprofit organization today provides person-centered Customized Services and Residential Services to people living in the region. Customized Services includes In Home Family Support (IHFS), Independent Living Services (ILS), and Semi-Independent Living Services (SILS). Residential Services includes 33 diverse neighborhood homes. We work with individuals to build their own plans. Each plan includes individualized activities to achieve desired outcomes. Every person is different and values a different set of supports; our person-centered services honor those differences. More information is available at livingwell.org.
Lutheran Social Service of MNWebsite: www.lssmn.org/Services/Services-for-People-with-Disabilities/
Contact Person: Brenda Goral, Senior Director
Lutheran Social Service of MN (LSS) is a statewide non-profit social service organization serving people with disabilities, children, seniors and families in 300 communities in Minnesota. LSS has over 130 homes that serve people with disabilities around the state, as well as, in-home or respite support services. LSS now offers Host Homes as another option of support. This allows a person to live in more natural environment,have a more flexible lifestyle, encourages personal growth and assures they are living a life that is safe and healthy. Lutheran Social Service of MN's mission is to express the love of Christ for all people through service that inspires hope, changes lives, and builds community. Our vision is that all people have the opportunity to live and work in community with dignity, safety, and hope. LSS Personal Support Services is accredited by the Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL).
Mains’l Services, Inc.Website: www.mainsl.com
Contact Person: Tracy Hinkenmeyer
Mains'l believes that people should make their own life decisions and control their own resources. We offer a variety of customized supports options - Self Directed Community Services, College Plus, behavioral and mental health services, in-home services, independent living skills, and community residential services. Our mission is to offer innovative supports to people, responding to hopes and dreams.
Mary T Inc.
Founded in 1976, Mary T Inc. provides unique and ever evolving services to meet the needs of people with developmental disabilities, traumatic brain injury, physical disabilities and persons with mental health diagnoses. Our 33 group homes located throughout the Twin Cities metro area include 12 ICF/DD homes, 12 homes serving persons with CADI/TBI waivers, and 9 I/DD waiver homes. Mary T Inc. also provides Independent and Semi Independent Living Services, Home Health Care, and In Home Family Supports to people in their own homes. Our CC Parkview program in Coon Rapids is a unique housing option that offers affordable and accessible housing with less than 24 hour staff support. We also have Supported Apartment programs in Coon Rapids, Elk River and St Cloud. Our Supported Apartment programs are aimed at supporting individuals that need on site supervision and support with activities of daily living and life skills coaching but want a more independent setting then foster care. Staff are available 24 hours a day and tailor the support to meet each individuals needs. This models allows the greatest amount of independence along with the security of knowing staff are nearby and easily accessible. Services may include independent living skills, medication and budget management, recreation, transportation, community meals, and assistive technology. Additional services offered by May T Inc. include affordable and accessible rental housing in Coon Rapids and Savage. Mary T Inc. is committed to providing quality, person centered services that exceeds the expectations of the people we serve.
MDM Rubicon, Inc.Website: www.mdmrubicon.com
Contact Person: Amber Priestley, Executive Director
Phone: 651-731-8621 ext. 119
MDM's doors were opened in 1993 by three women whose vision it was to provide new beginnings to adults with developmental disabilities and serious and persistent mental illnesses. To this day, MDM offers its service recipients the chance to start over, learning from the past mistakes, rejoicing with successes, having the security and confidence to try again and to live a fulfilling, happy and productive life. Through 17 homes in Oakdale and Woodbury, MN, each with trained, responsible and caring staff, service recipients are provided opportunities and assistance in helping them to become full participants in all aspects of community life. MDM also provides its service recipients programming to help them to achieve their goals and objectives.
Meridian Services IncorporatedWebsite: www.meridiansvs.com
Contact Person: Cheryl Vennerstrom
Meridian Services embraces the philosophy of self-determination and seeks to provide services that are innovative and creative. Since 1982, Meridian Services has offered housing and supports to individuals with disabilities. Our services include Supervised Living Services, Semi-independent Living Services, Independent Living Skills services, CADI foster care, In-home Support Services and respite services, including crisis respite for children. We also provide case management and guardianship services.
Mt. Olivet Rolling AcresWebsite: https://mtolivetrollingacres.org/
Contact Person: Jessica Rivest
Mount Olivet Rolling Acres has a rich 50 year history of being a top provider of exceptional services to individuals with intellectual and other disabilities. The original location on the main campus located on Schutz Lake near Victoria, Minnesota still stands today and has residential houses for long term care, a dedicated home for aging adults with disabilities, and specialized short-term/transition services. Mount Olivet Rolling Acres also has more than 30 community homes serving almost 100 clients in 4 and 6 person, single-family homes or double bungalows. We provide services for all ages. Mount Olivet Rolling Acres also provides services to people living in their homes. Our In-home Program provides customized plans to provide the necessary supports to clients and families. Highly trained staff travel to clients' homes to support individuals and families in a variety of ways including, activities of daily living, personal supports, and community involvement. With the opening of Sherwood House in 2001, Mount Olivet Rolling Acres expanded its mission by establishing a community home and programs for four people who have severe and persistent mental health issues. Mount Olivet Rolling Acres has always been aware of the ever changing social climate and continues to add services to meet the needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. In 2012 we opened a Respite Program that gives parents and caregivers a break from the daily demands of caring for their loved ones, and allows for a safe, fun and comfortable home away from home atmosphere for clients to enjoy themselves. Our Adult Day Services strives to meet the needs of individuals seeking a caring, stimulating and safe environment to spend their day that is a positive alternative to vocational jobs, options for retirement, and other day programs currently available. We also saw a need for more mental health options for all individuals and started a Mental Health Program that specializes in providing therapy, counseling, and medication management for both adults and children with mental health needs. Our long history of service has allowed us to touch countless lives through our programs and services, as well as our top notch specialized trainings and conferences.
New Challenges Inc.Website: www.newchallengesinc.com
Contact Person: Sue Fries
Phone: 651-0161 ext.117
New Challenges, Inc. provides innovative individualized services to people confronted with physical, developmental or emotional challenges of all ages. Services are currently provided in Dakota, Hennepin, Washington and Chisago counties. NCI is a young company begun nine years ago. NCI has been building services one home at a time in single family homes, townhouses and apartments, depending on the needs of each person. We currently serve one hundred and twelve people in 30 homes, 3 apartment complexes, ten more people in their own homes and also has two assisted living sites. NCI’s services are directed and staffed by seasoned professionals with decades of experience in the field. We are committed to meet the needs of each person seeking our services as completely as possible in a manner that is respectful and professional.
Opal ServicesContact Person: Audrey Gowen
For over four decades, Opal Services, Inc. has been committed to providing innovative services embracing independence, connections, and choice for people with intellectual and mental health challenges. We serve adults in all residential settings-group homes, apartments, family homes, etc.
Opportunity PartnersWebsite: www.opportunities.org
Contact Person: Doug Annett, Joe Peterson
Opportunity Partners is a non profit that provides personalized housing and employment opportunities to more than 1500 clients with developmental disabilities, brain injury, autism, mental illness and other special needs at 33 locations in the Twin Cities metropolitan area.
Pathways to CommunityWebsite: www.pathwaystocommunity.com
Contact Person: Jacob Johnson
Pathways to Community Inc. (PTC) was founded on the Core Values and Vision, that through Relationships, Service, and Support - we can make a difference in the lives of the individuals we serve every day! PTC recognized the importance of Relationship-Centered Supports within the developmental disabilities service field and built an organizational structure and core value system around this principle. PTC's commitment to living each of these core values has created a service environment that promotes independence, growth, and happiness. Pathways to Community is dedicated to providing the highest quality of person and relationship centered services. PTC serves individuals with Developmental Disabilities in the Twin Cities Metro and surrounding areas. Service opportunities include residential supported living services, respite services, and in-home family supports.
Pinnacle Services, Inc.Website: www.pinnacleservices.org
Contact Person: Jamie Fann
Pinnacle Services is an innovative multi-service provider for children and adults with disabilities. We offer case management and residential and vocational support services to consumers and their families in various Minnesota counties. Pinnacle Services currently provides Housing with Services - Customized Living to consumers under 65 who receive funding through the BI and CADI waiver programs. We have provide Transitional Housing in which individuals in need can reside for 6-24 months to focus on skill building, with the aim of moving on to independent housing. We also offer Home Care Services, Support Planning Services, Supported Living Services, In-Home Family Support, Supported Employment Services, Semi-Independent Living Services, Independent Living Skills, Personal Support, Case Management /Service Coordination, Chore and Homemaker Services. Pinnacle Services is a CARF-accredited organization. We utilize business and services practices promoted by CARF International, which promotes quality rehabilitation services, in every area within our organization. Pinnacle has received three consecutive three-year accreditation awards, in 2005, 2008 2011, and 2014. Pinnacle Services holds a 245D license from the Department of Human Services as well as a Comprehensive Home Care License from the Minnesota Department of Health.
Project for Pride in LivingWebsite: www.ppl-inc.org
Contact Person: John Hetterick
PPL, Inc./No Place Like Home Communities primarily serves people with cognitive disabilities. We have one completed project in Robbinsdale, MN that's comprised of 32 units of supportive affordable housing, half rented with subsidies and half owned by families or trusts. The structure is a condominium. No Place Like Home Communities was acquired by Project for Pride Living, Inc. (PPL)in late 2006. PPL is an organization with 35 years of experience in serving low income people, many with disabilities. PPL intends to carry our housing model and service vision forward. We have both ownership and rental units available at the Robbinsdale site.
REACH for Resources, Inc.Website: www.reachforresources.org
Contact Person: Kate Bottiger or Larissa Beck
Reach for Resources, Inc. is a non-profit organization whose mission is to help people of all abilities in the Minneapolis metro area to live a full life. We do this by providing individualized services that maximize independence, promote community involvement, and improve physical and mental well-being. Our services to individuals and families include Waivers (DD, SILS, CADI, and elderly), Supported Employment Services, Personal Supports, Mental Health support services (ARMHS, Children's Mental Health Case Management, Family-Parent Development, & Counseling), Adaptive recreation, Inclusion, and weekend respites.
REM MinnesotaWebsite: www.remminnesota.com
Contact Person: Janis Wack
REM Minnesota helps individuals with disabilities and their families live life to the fullest through individualized services, compassionate care, and a focus on independence. Services are provided throughout the state of MN and include: Residential/Supported Living Programs, Transition Services, Alternative Service Model, Hourly/In-home supports, Independent Living Services and Shared Living Services. With experience that spans more than 40 years, an unwavering commitment to quality and a focus on innovation, REM Minnesota is able to help individuals of all abilities thrive in community-based settings. REM Minnesota has extensive experience providing services to children, adults, seniors, and families with varying needs. It serves people who have an intellectual disability, acquired or traumatic brain injury, mental health challenges, challenging behaviors, medical or health issues, autism spectrum disorders, chemical dependency challenges, criminal offense backgrounds, fetal alcohol syndrome, or individuals with a dual diagnosis.
Restart Inc.Website: www.restartincmn.org
Contact Person: Jim Jasper, Executive Director
Phone: 952-767-3350 x15
Restart, Inc. is a nonprofit organization. Our Mission, since 1986, is "To support persons with brain injury and related disabilities to achieve their highest level of independence through programs and independent living skills services in community living and outreach environments." We provide housing and services for people with brain injuries and ILS services in the community for people with brain injuries, the elderly, or people with other disabilities.
St. David’s Center for Child & Family DevelopmentWebsite: www.stdavidscenter.org
Contact Person: Jon Poulson
St. David’s Center is committed to partnering with families to create person-centered home life experiences for every resident in our group homes and waivered services apartments. The goal of Residential Support Services is to help individuals achieve high levels of independence and personal growth and become active members of their communities. St. David’s Center maximizes the residents’ choices in daily living through: recognizing the homes are their homes and we are invitees, supporting the concept of a “home of your own” by encouraging home ownership or rental whenever possible, helping residents make their own choices while considering their need for guidance, and providing group interviews with the residents and their families when new staff and residents are being considered.
The Phoenix Residence, Inc./Phoenix Service CorporationWebsite: www.phoenixresidence.org
Contact Person: Alan Berner
The Phoenix Residence, Inc. currently provides Adult Foster Care and ICF/DD Services in the eastern half of the Twin Cities Metropolitan area. Each home is fully accessible and has 24-hour awake supervision. PRI provides on-call nursing to all individuals at this time and has over 35 years of experience supporting a variety of physical, mental, and medical needs. Phoenix Service Corporation provides a host of non-residential services to include Housing Access Coordination, ILS, Transitional Services, Homemaker, Companion, Nurse Consultation, and Relocation Service Coordination. Additionally, PSC offers Person Centered Thinking/Planning training and facilitation along with RN training and other Staff Development training for those in need of these services.