Residential Services Openings
|Board and Lodge||Biwabik, MN||Bray Board and Lodge is located in Biwabik, MN, 60 miles north of Duluth and 13 miles southeast of Virginia, MN.
Bray House supports adults with mental health diagnoses, traumatic brain injury, or related conditions. Board and Lodge programs provide Supportive and Health Supervision Services, which encompasses lodging and meals, supervision, and minimal assistance with independent living skills such as social and recreational opportunities, assistance with transportation, arranging for meetings and appointments, and arranging for medical and social services.
|Supported Living Setting||Brookston, MN||The RSI Westbrook Adult Foster Care program is located 20 miles west of Duluth on a beautiful 160-acre farm nestled in the St. Louis river valley in Brookston, Minnesota. RSI provides a variety of services at this unique supported living setting including self-care skills, household skills and meal preparation, vocational skill development, mental and physical health management, personal finance management, socialization, and a wide range of behavioral supports. The program is currently serving all males.The home is not wheelchair accessible and is suited for individuals who can use stairs independently.|
|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.|
|Supported Living Setting||Cambridge, MN||The RSI Cambridge home is located about 45 miles north of the Twin Cities on the outskirts of Cambridge, MN. The Cambridge program is a split level home with two bedrooms on each floor with 24/7 awake staffing. The home is not accessible and use of stairs is required for all individuals living at the residence. This opening is best suited for a woman as the current individuals receiving and providing services at the location are female.
There are several parks and walking/biking paths near the home, as well as a community garden and a variety of restaurants and retail stores. The individuals currently receiving services at this location enjoy staying active with walks and bike rides, in addition to enjoying movies and music in the home.
|Supported Living Setting||Duluth, MN||The RSI Basswood home is located in the Duluth Heights neighborhood in Duluth, MN. Basswood is a ranch-style home with two spacious levels and a large yard and a deck. Three of the bedrooms are located on the main floor of the home, and one bedroom is located on the lower level. It is near a popular shopping district and is just a few blocks from the public bus line. RSI is currently accepting referrals for a male in one of our accessible main floor bedrooms.
The Basswood program is currently home to three men, ranging in age from 30-60 years. The support team and caregivers have been trained on a variety of mental health disorders and the challenges that accompany them, as well as person-centered solutions and techniques to improve the lives of the individuals living in the home. RSI offers a well-balanced support team which includes nursing staff to oversee the medical needs of the individual receiving services.
|Supported Living Setting||Duluth, MN||The Lillian adult foster care program is located in the Piedmont Heights neighborhood of Duluth, MN. Lillian currently has an opening for a male or female resident to join the three women in their sixties currently living at the home. The current opening is for a basement level room that is not accessible although the whole main floor is handicap accessible, including the upstairs bathroom. The home is a Ranch style and has two large spacious levels, with three bedrooms located on the main floor and one bedroom located on the lower level. The home is located near the Miller Hill Mall and is on a bus line.|
|Supported Living Setting||Duluth, MN||The RSI Jefferson home is located in the east end of Duluth near 21st Avenue. This community residential setting is licensed for four individuals and has a unique setting with three separate apartments, one of which has two bedrooms. There is currently a residential opening in the two bedroom apartment for a male or female. All of the apartments are handicap accessible.
The Jefferson program currently provides supports for one individual with traumatic brain injuries, one with developmental disabilities and, one with mental and medical health issues, all of whom are extremely vulnerable. As such, placement of individuals who exhibit verbal and/or physical aggression would not be appropriate for the Jefferson home.The caregivers at the home have extensive experience and training with physical disabilities and medical supports.
|Supported Living Setting||Duluth, MN||RSI’s Hartley Foster Care Program serves men and women with complex disabilities who require 24-hour awake support and specialized medical and/or behavioral services.The Hartley home is a large one level ranch style home nestled on a secluded wooded lot in the Woodland neighborhood in Duluth. The home is completely accessible with large hallways and common areas.
Staffing ratios range from 1:1 to 1:3, depending on the needs of each person supported at the Hartley home. Caregivers at Hartley focus on high-quality health care, community integration, self-care, recreation, communication, and behavioral supports. Specialized medical services are available including LPN and RN supports.
|In-Home Adult, Children, and Family Supports||Minnesota||RSI 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. 2 or download our referral form (pdf).