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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) The award was presented by MOHR President Julie Johnson outside of Achieve on Monday. DAYOR was formed in 2013. After doing some research, Training Specialist…

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 adults with disabilities. We are asking you to reach out again as we near the end of the current Special Session at the Minnesota Legislature.…

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 our participants and staff while following what is allowable by DHS and the Governor. As participants get ready to return to Achieve, please read our…

Achieve’s Plan to Re-Open

May 15, 2020

Achieve’s senior staff has been working hard to make sure we have a plan in place for folks to safely return to Achieve. To ensure a safe workplace that allows for social distancing, we will be inviting participants back in phases once our plan to reopen has been approved by the Department of Human Services…

Action Alert! Contact Your Elected Officials!

April 16, 2020

Sen. Jim Abeler and Sen. John Hoffman are fighting tirelessly to pass legislation to cover the fixed costs incurred by Achieve and other DT&H programs while our services are suspended due to the Coronavirus. But they cannot do it alone – we need to urge other legislators to support the efforts of Abeler and Hoffman!…

Parents and Families Resources

March 2, 2020

Thank you to everyone who attended our Parents and Families Meeting on February 26. We are grateful to State Senator Jerry Newton and Jim and Stephanie, representatives from Minnesota Families & Advocates Coalition (MN-FAC), for joining us. If you weren’t able to attend, below are the documents and resources presented on and distributed at the meeting.…

Upcoming and recent events

If you happen to be doing some Cyber Monday shopping, keep Toys for Joy in mind if you'd like to give a toy or two for kids in need this holiday season. So far Achieve has collected 111 toys, which is awesome! Toys for Joy helps families who live in Anoka County and could use new (unwrapped) toys for ages 0-18 years old. Achieve will be collecting toys through December 13th. Thank you for helping support kids in our local community. 😊#toysforjoy #achieveservices ... See MoreSee Less
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Happy Thanksgiving from Achieve! Here's some fun photos from our staff's Thanksgiving dinner potluck we recently enjoyed. We also hope you enjoy this Thanksgiving and know that we are thankful for You! 😊 #happythanksgiving #achieveservices ... See MoreSee Less
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Achieve is open today. We will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 23rd and Nov. 24th for Thanksgiving. ... See MoreSee Less
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Fun Update on Toys for Joy: So far we've collected 95 toys which is great! We have a designated bin in our front office to drop off new toys. Toys for Joy helps families who live in Anoka County and who are in need over the holiday season. They could use toys for ages 0-18 years old. Achieve will be collecting toys through December 13th. Thank you for supporting kids in our local community. 😊#toysforjoy #achieveservices ... See MoreSee Less
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Today was not only Give to the Max Day but our Years of Service Awards! We celebrated participants' milestones of years worked at Achieve. We had three participants who have worked at Achieve for 40 years!! Congratulations all! 🥳 ... See MoreSee Less
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