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Fraser Community Living Offers Safe, Inclusive Housing Options

If you are searching for safe, accommodating housing that helps you or a loved one live independently or with some support, look no further than Fraser Community Living.

Fraser Community Living offers three living options — Supervised Living, Supportive Living, and Independent Living — for adults with autism and intellectual and physical disabilities.

With apartments and group homes throughout the Twin Cities, you can find a location closer to home. You will also have the peace of mind that comes from knowing you or your loved one is well cared for and receiving support that ensures they can live as safely and independently as possible.

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Three Inclusive Housing Options for Safety & Independence

Fraser Community Living offers three living options — Supervised Living, Supportive Living, and Independent Living — for adults with diverse intellectual, emotional, or physical needs.

With apartments and group homes throughout the Twin Cities, you can find a location closer to home, and have the peace of mind that comes from knowing you or your loved one is well cared for, receiving support that ensures they can live as safely and independently as possible.

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Supervised Living: Around the Clock Personal Support

Fraser Supervised Living has 25, 4- bedroom family style homes that are similar to the traditional group home model. These homes are located throughout Hennepin and Anoka counties. On-site staff develop and manage day-to-day services to assist each person to be as independent as possible in the community. On-site services include: staffing tailored to the needs of the individuals in each home and health services. Some of the homes have staffing during the day, some offer awake staffing overnight, and some offer asleep overnight, depending on the needs of the individuals. County waiver funding is used to pay for staffing and services provided. SSI and Housing Support (formerly GRH) are used to cover the cost of rent.

Available Openings

Hansen House: Female only

Hansen is a split-level home located in Edina with the main level being the top floor.  The females living there are between the ages of 36-58.  Hansen currently serves people with mild/moderate intellectual disabilities with little to no physical limitations.  The ladies like to watch television, go shopping, read books, listen to music, and go out to eat!  They like to spend time chatting together in the den or the living room space.  Hansen is an asleep overnight house and is typically staffed 1:4.


Evelyn House: Female only

Evelyn House is a rambler style home located in Edina. The individuals living there are in their late 30s-50s. They enjoy watching TV, doing puzzles, and coloring along with going out to eat, for a drive, or for a picnic at the park. On the weekends, some of the individuals go on outings with their families, but most of the time they are all home. The house currently offers 1:4 staff support, with awake overnight staffing. On evenings and weekends, there is often 2:4 staffing provided.


Louise: Female Only

Louise House is a split level home conveniently located off Duluth St & Hwy 100 in Golden Valley. Two bedrooms are located upstairs and two bedrooms are located downstairs. The residence is currently home to women in their 40s and 50s. The women are active in the community such as movies, shopping, going out to eat, church groups and other community events. The home is staffed Mondays and Tuesdays during the day but there are no staff currently present Wednesday through Friday until 1p. The house is normally a 2:4 ratio but will sometimes work as a 1:4 ratio and asleep staffing at night.


Zane: Female only

Zane House is an accessible home located conveniently off of Duluth St and Hwy 100 in Golden Valley. Three bedrooms are located upstairs and one is located downstairs. There are a total of 3 bathrooms in the home. The individuals in the home are active in the community and enjoy going various places such as movies, shopping, going out to eat, church groups and other community events. There is currently no day time staff. The house is normally a 1:4 ratio and has asleep overnight staff. The ladies that live here are very social and enjoy spending a lot of quality time together. When home, they enjoy arts and crafts, puzzles, word puzzles, and reading as well as enjoying a group movie.


Porcupine: Male only

Porcupine House is a split-level home located in a quiet cul-de-sac on the eastern side of Eden Prairie. Upstairs has 3 individual’s bedrooms, the main living area, kitchen and a bathroom with a tub. Downstairs contains one individual’s bedroom, bathroom, laundry area, and a small common area. The downstairs also contains the staff sleeping area and office for the Supervisor. There are 4 gentlemen currently residing at Porcupine ages 43-70. They enjoy outings such as going to the movies, shopping, out to eat, and going to see different sports teams play. On the weekends, one to two individuals may go spend time with their families while others stay at the home. There is one individual that has a cat that lives at the home. The staffing is typically 1:4 with an asleep staff overnight. Porcupine house receives regular visits from our nursing staff.


Call 612-767-5180 or email communitysupports@fraser.org to learn more about placement options.
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Supportive Living: Affordable Housing for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities who are Living Independently

Fraser Supportive Living units include 24-hour emergency assistance and individualized home supports. Individuals live in their own apartment or with a roommate of their choice. Common supports include medication and medical appointment support, meal planning, grocery shopping, assistance with cooking, creating, and maintaining cleaning routines, budgeting, and communication with property managers.

Available Openings

Parkside South

Fraser has availability to provide services to an individual with their own bedroom in a 2 bedroom apartment with a roommate,  or their own 1 bedroom apartment at Parkside South. Parkside South is in Apple Valley and is located near a bus line and several shops. Individuals pay their own market-rate rent, utilities and living expenses for their apartment.


Greenfield

Fraser has availability to provide ICS services to an individual with their own bedroom in a 2 bedroom apartment with a roommate and an opening for an individual to be in their own 1 bedroom apartment, at Greenfield. Greenfield is in Hopkins and is located near a bus line, walking/biking trails and several shops. Individuals pay their own market-rate rent, utilities and living expenses for their apartment.


Woodstone

Fraser has availability to provide ICS services at Woodstone to individuals living in their own 1 bedroom apartment home, or a 2 bedroom apartment with a roommate.  Woodstone is in St. Paul and is located near recreation trails, several shops, and is less than 5 miles from the heart of St. Paul.  Individuals pay their own market-rate rent, utilities and living expenses for their apartment.


Alcott

Fraser has availability to provide ICS services to individuals living in their own 1 bedroom apartment, at the Alcott. The Alcott is in Minnetonka, located near Shady Oak RD and walking distance to several shops. Individuals pay their own market-rate rent, utilities and living expenses for their apartment. County waiver funding is used to pay for staffing and services provided.


Parkside North

Fraser has availability to provide services to an individual with their own bedroom in a 2 bedroom apartment with a roommate,  or their own 1 bedroom apartment at Parkside North. Parkside North is in Plymouth and is located near French Regional Park and several shops. Individuals pay their own market-rate rent, utilities and living expenses for their apartment.


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Independent Living: Affordable Housing for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities who are Living Independently

Fraser operates five Independent Living apartment buildings for adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities, who are 18 and over. Residents must be able to live independently with little support, as certified by a doctor or therapist.

The program is possible through a partnership with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). All apartments are one-bedroom and smoke-free. Buildings are in Apple Valley, Bloomington, Hopkins, Minnetonka, and Richfield.

A property manager maintains the buildings, and Fraser staff mediate tenant issues, help with emergencies, plan activities, and assist residents with engaging in the community.

Residents pay 30% of their adjusted gross income in rent.

Fraser does not discriminate on the basis of disability status in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its federally assisted programs and activities. Fraser does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion, familial status, marital status and sexual orientation in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in it’s federally assisted programs and activities.

For more information, contact us at 612-767-5180 or CommunityInclusion@fraser.org.

The person named below has been designated to coordinate compliance with the nondiscrimination requirements contained in the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s regulations implementing Section 504 (24 CFR, part 8 dated June 2, 1988).
Tina Berndt
2400 West 64th Street
Richfield, MN 55423
952-470-5063
Call the Fraser Intake Coordinator at 612-767-5180 or email CommunityInclusion@fraser.org If you need a referral, please contact your county.
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