|Adult 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 wheelchair accessible and individuals living at the program must be able to use stairs independently.
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Cambridge, MN||The Centennial program is located in Cambridge, MN, located about a block from the high school. The home is approximately a mile from Main Street which offers a wide variety of shopping, theaters and restaurants. Centennial is a four bedroom home with three bedrooms located upstairs and one on the lower level. Our open bedroom is located on the upper level of the home. The home is accessible and is currently supporting one man and two women ranging from their mid-forties to mid-sixties. There is also a dog living in the home. Caregivers at the Centennial home have training and experience supporting people with developmental and physical disabilities.|
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Cambridge, MN||RSI’s 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 women in their 20s and 30s living with mental illness and intellectual disabilities. The home is accessible with the bedrooms located on the main floor. The caregivers at Ivy Acres have experience and training in supporting people with PTSD, verbal aggression, self-injurious behaviors, and medical conditions.|
|Youth Supported Living Setting||Duluth, MN||Our RiverView Youth Foster Care home is located in the Morgan Park neighborhood in Duluth, near the zoo. With the Munger Trail and two public parks within walking distance of the home, there is a lot of opportunity to get out of the home and enjoy the recreational opportunities Duluth has to offer. The home is four levels, with four large bedrooms and two full bathrooms on the upper floor. The basement is a playroom for children to develop large motor skills, and the large finished attic is used as a sensory room. There is a large fenced-in yard with a playset. Due to the bedrooms being on the second floor of the home, it is not a wheelchair accessible space. The RiverView home is co-ed and currently supports boys ranging from 10-14 years old. The caregivers at Riverview have extensive training and experience in providing support and care for children with autism, Impulse Control Disorders, Communication Deficits, sensory needs, FASD, PTSD, and RAD.
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Duluth, MN||The RSI Chester Creek home is located in the Kenwood neighborhood in Duluth. The home is a split level, with the current opening being on the upper level. The Chester Creek home is located near a shopping center and many outdoor trails and other recreational options. The program is licensed to support three individuals, two on the accessible upper level, and one on the lower level. The upper-level bedrooms are accessible and have an accessible bathroom. Due to the vulnerability of those who live there, the home cannot support individuals who display verbal or physical aggression. This opening is best suited for an individual with a higher level of independence. The team of caregivers at Chester Creek are well-versed in a variety of supports for individuals experiencing mental health challenges and physical or developmental disabilities. Caregivers and individuals at the home enjoy a variety of activities in the area, including frequent trips to the Lake Walk, Music in the Park, movies, shopping, and visits with friends and family.
|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 55-65 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 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 and other medical supports.
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Duluth, MN||RSI Oregon Creek is located in the Woodland neighborhood in Duluth, MN near the campus of UMD. The large ranch-style home is set on a wooded lot with nearby access to the bus line. The Oregon Creek home is fully accessible and features spacious bedrooms and hallways. Oregon Creek is currently home to men in their 40s-60s with support needs due to brain injury, physical disabilities, mental health diagnoses, and medical fragility. The caregivers at this location are experienced in using mechanical lifts and adaptive equipment, feeding tubes, diabetic care, and supporting individuals who use wheelchairs. Because of the extreme vulnerability of the people who live in this home, individuals who exhibit physical aggression cannot be served in this setting.|
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Duluth, MN||The Skyline home is located in the lower Piedmont area in Duluth and currently serves adult women and non-binary people. The home is a split level with two bedrooms on each floor with a large yard and has a warm and friendly atmosphere. It is located near a shopping district and has access to the bus line. It is not wheelchair accessible. The program specializes in supporting individuals with mental health diagnoses. Staff have been trained extensively in a variety of mental health disorders and the challenges that accompany them. The women currently living at the Skyline home are active in their community both vocationally and recreationally.|
|Adult Supported Living Setting||Mora, MN||The RSI Mora program is currently home to women in their 30s who are living with developmental disabilities and mental illness. Located in a quiet neighborhood, the home itself is a rambler-style with two levels. It is not wheelchair accessible. The caregiving team at the Mora home has received extensive training in Positive Behavior Supports and Person-Centered Thinking. The individuals currently living in the home enjoy a variety of activities, including visiting local parks, fishing, community events, and walks in the neighborhood.|
|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.
|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).