Rise

At Rise, we believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to have a meaningful life, live safely, contribute to the community, and experience their own personal measure of success. We encourage people to explore your own ideas and develop individualized plans and goals. Staff will help you develop customized plans so we can assist you in realizing your dreams for the future. 

Our Day Training and Habilitation (DTH) supportive services for people with intellectual disabilities and related conditions are innovative, person-centered and flexible. We offer a wide range of services, including:

  • Individual assessment
  • Person-centered planning
  • Job development / job matching
  • Job coaching
  • Follow-up supports
  • Transition planning from school to work
  • Supported employment
  • Life enrichment supports
  • Transportation
  • Respite care services

DTH Sensory Support Services

Rise also offers the services listed to people with intellectual disabilities and related conditions who are Deaf, Deafblind or hard of hearing at our Spring Lake Park location. People benefit from customized employment and community integration services designed to meet their specific needs.

Community-Based Training and Employment (CBTE)

Rise also partners with hundreds of businesses and other community organizations to offer customized employment and community integration opportunities in a number of area companies in a wide range of industries.

Our experienced staff will help

Our experienced staff of talented professionals and well-trained direct-support employees have the education, experience, and commitment necessary to provide high quality, customized services participants in our programs need to succeed. We always encourage people to express their preferences and stretch their possibilities.

Convenient locations

Rise program facilities are conveniently located in Anoka, Bloomington, Coon Rapids, Crystal, Lindstrom, Spring Lake Park, and Minneapolis. We can also provide community-based services throughout the Twin Cities and Greater Minnesota areas.

We accept several funding sources

Rise can accept funding from a variety of sources including Medical Assistance, Medicaid Waiver, county funding and / or private pay. If you are working with a fiscal intermediary, we can coordinate billing arrangements with them.

Rise’s Day Training & Habilitation (DTH) programs are located throughout the Twin Cities and Greater Minnesota.

For more information, contact:

In Anoka County:

Mary Anderson, DTH coordinator
1156 - 114th Lane N.W.,
Coon Rapids, Minnesota 55448
763-784-0900

In Hennepin County:

Melinda Dannley, DTH coordinator
9555 James Avenue South, Suite 270,
Bloomington, Minnesota 55431
952-884-8330

Keith Hovland, Manager, CBTE & Supported Employment Teams, CBTE Hennepin County
2003 Central Avenue N.E.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55418
612-706-2510

In Greater Minnesota:

Crystal Woolcott, DTH service team leader
Employment Innovations - Main Office
13265 Sylvan Avenue / P.O. Box 336
Lindstrom, Minnesota 55045
651-257-2281

DTH Sensory Support Services:

Krystle Kleven, Service Team Leader
8406 Sunset Road N.E.
Spring Lake Park, Minnesota 55432
763-783-2808

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