|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 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 handicap accessible and individuals living at the program must be able to use stairs independently.|
|Youth Supported Living Setting||Mora, MN||The Jewell program can be found in a quiet, residential neighborhood located in Mora, MN. There are currently no individuals living at the program. However, this program will eventually provide support to children of either gender 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.
|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.
|Supported Living Setting||Taylors Falls, MN||RSI’s Taylors Falls Adult Foster Care program supports men ranging in age from their mid-twenties to mid-fifties and is located approximately one mile from downtown Taylors Falls, MN on the St. Croix river. The home is a rambler and is not fully accessible due to steps leading to the front door. There are four bedrooms located on the main floor, as well as bathrooms on the main and lower floors. The individuals currently receiving services at Taylors Falls have a variety of interests including video games and football. The caregivers at this location have training and experience in supporting individuals with mental health disorders, substance abuse, and intellectual disabilities. Taylors Falls has asleep overnight staff.
|Supported Living Setting||Virginia, MN||The 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 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 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, nonviolent crisis techniques, therapeutic boundaries, person-centered thinking, and much more.
|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).