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Support Achieve this fall

August 28, 2020

Achieve has made some difficult decisions to ensure we keep our community safe and healthy this fall. Our Spring Gala, typically held in April, was postponed with the hope we…

We Need Your Help

August 3, 2020

Achieve is currently facing the greatest challenge we’ve seen in our 56-year history. With the COVID-19 pandemic and mandated shutdowns, our revenues were zero for April and May and were about…

Jameson and Tom pose together at Achieve's Fall Fundraiser

Last in line, still

July 22, 2020

By: Tom Weaver, Achieve CEO I was so encouraged to see Kirsten Swanson and KSTP’s investigative series entitled “Last in Line”, which clearly exposed the way the state has neglected…

Members of Dance At Your Own Risk stand outside Acheive's entrance with MOHR President and Training Specialist Joe Loskota who is holding the award in his hands

Achieve Band Receives Award

July 21, 2020

Achieve Services’ resident band – Dance At Your Own Risk (DAYOR) – is a recipient of a 2020 Life Enrichment Award from The Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation (MOHR)…

Action Alert!

June 17, 2020

Thank you for all your advocacy efforts to date helping to push for some form of financial relief to help avoid long term closures of employment and day services for…

Achieve Re-Opening Update

June 11, 2020

Under the guidance of DHS, Achieve welcomed back a small group of participants this week. This is phase 1, and we will continue to prioritize the health and safety of…

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Love to hear that Ramsey County Elections Office is involving people with disabilities in the conversation about how to make the election process more inclusive! Do you have any ideas on how elections could be more inclusive and accessible? 🤔In preparation for November 3, self-advocates from Merrick recently met with Emily from the Ramsey County Elections Office over Zoom to discuss the major changes in place this election season. Following November 3, Ramsey County plans to look at ways to make the process more inclusive and is eager for the self-advocates' help. ...

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Awwww. . . Yeah. . . It is time to ZOOM!

Are you an Achieve participant? If so, you can join us on Zoom and participate in services from your own home! The complete calendar of options is available on our website:

To receive a Zoom link for a session that interests you, just email Ralph at or give him a call at (763) 717-7841.

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