Category Archives: location

Exercise benefits with reach in Red Wing

Fitness instruction and equipment have long been a strong point at ProAct in Red Wing. Sometimes, the simplest of games can prompt greater participation. A balloon toss game promotes movement, ...

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Prairie Fire Children’s Theater engages ProAct in Red Wing

Energetic Prairie Fire Children’s Theater actors returned to ProAct in Red Wing with drama and enthusiasm to engage 30 participants. A five senses demonstration taught skills in observation, questioning, listening ...

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Writing skills training brings many gifts

Community integration can take many forms, including the written word. Fans of country singer Jason Aldean wrote to the artist with details about why they liked his music. The fan ...

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New ADS participant Brian VanDorpe, left, said ProAct is a good place to be. He and Bob Sayler, another new person in the program, enjoyed an Irish Feast made by staff.

ADS expands in Eagan

Creating a new and comfortable room that’s spacious, ProAct’s ADS program in Eagan recently expanded its capacity to accommodate more participants. “Overall it’s very positive,” said ADS Coordinator Doug Cowles. ...

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Direct service professional Mike Hurley, left and classroom instructor Angi Fleury, lower right, brought ProAct ADS participants to Disability Services Day at the Capitol in March. The large rally focused on improving wages for staff members.

Capitol visit supports staff

It was a homecoming of sorts, at a place known to many but visited by few- the Minnesota State Capitol. Direct support professionals (DSPs) from day program and housing providers ...

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Job Posting – Direct Service Professional – Shakopee

Position Site/location Direct Service Professional New Options – Shakopee Are you passionate about helping others in the growing Human Services field?  If so, come and join an energetic team committed ...

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Julie Johnson, left, president of the Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation (MOHR), presented a Life Enrichment Award at Lakeville Area Arts Center to leaders of ProAct Playhouse, a drama program for individuals with disabilities. From her left are Co-directors Matt Briggs and Amanda Thomm, and Production Director Kelly Campion. Briggs said the goal of the program is to enhance self-esteem, build communication skills and professional presence. ProAct is based in Eagan.

ProAct Playhouse receives Life Enrichment Award

Established community theater program recognized by Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation (MOHR) as highly beneficial to individuals with disabilities ProAct, Inc., a nonprofit serving people with disabilities based in ...

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Job Posting – Bus Driver – Red Wing

Position Site/location Bus Driver  (flexible hours and full-time positions available) Class D Driver’s License or CDL with passenger endorsement Red Wing Requirements: *High School diploma or general education degree (GED); ...

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Job Posting – Direct Service Professional – Red Wing

Requirements: *High School diploma or general education degree (GED) with further training in health/rehabilitation or production preferred.   Six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. ...

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Job Posting – Job Coach – Eagan

Are you passionate about helping others in the growing human services field?  If so, come and join an energetic team committed to making a positive impact on the lives of ...

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