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Autism training strengthens services

The Competing Behavior Pathway Model, Applied Behavior Analysis and characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) were a few of the elements of recent autism training sessions attended by about 100 ...

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Audrey Bakos, center, found a fine job match at Riedell Skates in Red Wing. She’s with Finishing Supervisor, Brenda Gold, left, and her trainer and coworker, Vicki Riegelman, whose husband, Paul, is the grandson of the company’s founder. Paul Riedell started the company with his wife, Sophie, in 1945.

High end skate pro makes good fits

Photo: Audrey Bakos, center, found a fine job match at Riedell Skates in Red Wing. She’s with Finishing Supervisor, Brenda Gold, left, and her trainer and coworker, Vicki Riegelman, whose ...

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His FOX 9 talk show thrill

“It was one day I’ll never forget in my life,” said ProAct participant Bill Spencer in Eagan, after attending “The Jason Show,” with FOX 9’s Jason Matheson. Spencer sat in ...

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Direct service professional Whitney Boucha provides one-to-one care for Chloe Kiwus.

Kind, capable staff, outings prompt gift

Photo: Direct service professional Whitney Boucha provides one-to-one care for Chloe Kiwus. At year’s end, some check their list of contacts to thank them for being a wonderful part of ...

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Steve Elsberry with H. Brooks

Food distributor H. Brooks in New Brighton receives ‘Business Partner of the Year’ Award from ProAct

Company gives excellent opportunities to Eagan-based ProAct crews, in sorting, quality control for produce operation Highlighting the importance of employer partnerships to improve the lives of people with disabilities, ProAct, ...

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Reflecting on holiday goodness

Why for so many of us are the holidays some of the best times? Is it because we are reunited with family and friends? Is it our generosity and greater ...

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From the President…

At ProAct, our desire is to be flexible and innovative as we respond to the needs and desires of our participants and their teams. Not every new idea makes it ...

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26 holiday lights drop-off locations serviced by ProAct

ProAct is in its sixth season collecting holiday lights, electric cords, telephone cords and appliance cords at 26 locations for recycling. “Keep your lights and cords out of the trash ...

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Support us and enjoy craft beverages

Need the perfect holiday gift?Purchase the CraftHappy Passport App, and support ProAct! The app has BOGO drinks (and more) at 80 breweries, wineries, and distilleries with a potential savings of ...

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New Options – ProAct Fall Festival, recognition

The annual Fall Festival event at New Options- ProAct in Shakopee featured dozens of costumes, a photo booth, food, a DJ and a dance. New this year were service awards, ...

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