|Independent Living Setting||Brookston, MN||The Westbrook Transitional In-Home program is located 20 miles west of Duluth on a beautiful 160-acre farm nestled in the St. Louis river valley in Brookston, Minnesota. The program offers individualized supports for males living in apartment settings. Independent livings skills are developed at this program, including budgeting, menu and meal preparation, organization, daily living skills, and socialization skills. The Westbrook apartments are not accessible and individuals living at the program must be able to use stairs independently.|
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Cambridge, MN||The RSI Ivy Acres program is located on a 20-acre hobby farm on the western outskirts of Cambridge, MN. The farm is home to cats, chickens, roosters, sheep, peacocks, goats, turkeys, ducks, geese, a ram, and a llama. In addition to the animals, there is also a vegetable garden and many flower beds throughout the property. The property also features walking trails and apple and grape orchards. The program currently supports two women in their 20s living with mental illness and intellectual disabilities. The home is accessible with the bedrooms located on the main floor. The caregivers at Carriage Hills have experience and training in supporting people with PTSD, verbal aggression, self-injurious behaviors, and medical conditions.|
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Duluth, MN||The RSI Midway home is located in the lower Piedmont neighborhood of Duluth. Men and women from the ages of 35-65 are currently being supported at this location, and RSI is able to support individuals with physical and developmental disabilities as well as mental illness in this setting. The home features a finished basement and a large patio outside. The upper level is fully accessible, including one of the two bathrooms. The caregivers at this location have experience in providing support to people who use G-tubes/J-tubes, individuals who require support due to a seizure disorder, and individuals who use mechanical lifts.|
|Youth Supported Living Setting||Mora, MN||The Jewell program is located in a quiet, residential neighborhood located in Mora, MN. The setting is designed to support youth girls with physical and developmental disabilities, and/or mental health diagnoses. This program is a 4-bedroom, split-level home with 2 bedrooms, a bathroom and a living area on each floor, as well as a fenced-in backyard for play. It is currently not wheelchair accessible. The program is located less than 5 minutes away from shopping, restaurants, and the FirstLight Hospital. There are also plenty of schools, parks, and the Mora Library located nearby. Our goal is to provide a nurturing, structured environment that is fun, person-centered, supportive and positive for all.
|Adult Supported Living Setting||North Branch, MN||The RSI North Branch home is located near downtown and is approximately 45 miles north of the Twin Cities. The home itself is three levels with a front porch and back deck, located in convenient walking distance from several restaurants and stores. The North Branch program supports women with a co-ed team of staff who have experience supporting individuals living with mental illness, self-injurious behaviors, and various medical conditions. The people currently living in this home enjoy spending time outdoors, playing card games, watching movies, going for walks, shopping, and spending time with family and friends.
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Pine City, MN||The Pine City program is located on a quiet residential street in Pine City, MN. The home currently supports three men ranging in age from their 30s-50s. Due to the preference of the individuals currently living at the home, this opening would be best suited for a man. The individuals at the program enjoy a peaceful, quiet home life. The open bedroom is located on the main floor of the home, and is fully accessible with a ramp and bathroom also on the main floor. The caregivers at the Pine City program have extensive experience working with individuals with mental illness, developmental disabilities, and medical needs.|
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Virginia, MN||The RSI Bailey’s home is located in Virginia, MN and currently supports men ranging in age from 40-70 years old. The main level of the spacious two-story home includes a living space, kitchen, office, and restroom. Individuals living at the Bailey’s home must be able to use stairs as all four bedrooms are located on the second floor, with laundry facilities on the basement level. The home is within walking distance of both Silver Lake and Bailey Lake which feature paved walking trails. The individuals currently being supported at Bailey’s enjoy a variety of interests, including walks in the community, local sporting events, volunteer opportunities, music, fishing, and tending to the home’s vegetable garden. The staff at Bailey’s have received extensive training in supporting individuals with mental health diagnoses and chemical dependency needs using nonviolent crisis techniques, therapeutic boundaries, and person-centered thinking.|
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Virginia, MN||The RSI Marigold Manor home is located in the heart of Virginia within walking distance of convenience stores and local businesses and about seven blocks from the downtown area. The program currently supports women ranging in age from their 40s-60s. The home itself is non-accessible, with a main level, 2nd story, and basement. The main level of the home consists of a kitchen, dining room, living room, staff office, one bedroom, and a full bathroom. The second level consists of three additional bedrooms, a small kitchenette area, and a newly remodeled full bathroom. The caregivers at the Marigold Manor home have received extensive training in a variety of supports including financial management, household management, medication administration, health management, and Person-Centered Thinking. The individuals currently residing in the home work during the week and enjoy art, crafts, fashion, and spending time in their community with friends and family members.|
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Virginia, MN||The RSI Silver Lake home is located in Virginia, MN approximately 65 miles north of Duluth. Silver Lake is a large, three-story, Victorian-Style home with beautiful natural woodwork and large spacious rooms and featuring a fenced backyard with a deck. Access to the home and the bedrooms require the use of stairs. There are many local businesses within walking distance as well as a beautiful park and within a block of the home. Silver Lake currently serves men living with mental health diagnoses, developmental disabilities, brain injury or related conditions. The overnight caregiver role at the Silver Lake home is an asleep position.|
|In-Home Adult, Children, and Family Supports||Minnesota||RSI’s In-Home Program offers a variety of supports to individuals who are residing in independent settings such as their own homes, apartments, Board and Lodging Homes, Assisted Living Apartments, public housing, and other private living settings. The program supports men, women, and youth.
These supports are directed toward empowering individuals to remain living independently in their own homes as long as possible. RSI services are very broad in location and service delivery including Northern and Southern St. Louis County, Carlton County, Lake County. Currently established programs located in 7E, Cambridge, Wyoming, Moose Lake, Cloquet, Carlton, Duluth, Virginia/Cook, Two Harbors. Open to referrals in additional areas. Can call (218) 740-7615 or Referral Line at (218) 733-9225 x2.
For information on other openings or to make a referral contact 218-733-9225, Ext. 4 or download our referral form (pdf).