Category Archives: news

ProAct responds to governor’s ‘stay home’ extension

Governor Tim Walz announced a two-week extension of Minnesota’s stay-at-home order on April 30, extending it until May 18. ProAct will continue to follow the governor’s lead as it makes ...

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#GiveAtHomeMN – a virtual fundraising event!

Hello ProAct supporters, Social distancing and sheltering-in-place has been a challenging adjustment for all of us. We have been diligently preparing for our participants to return as soon as the ...

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People can’t wait to get back to ProAct, one pleads with governor

In Red Wing, the story at ProAct is much the same each day. “We hear time and time again from the participants, their home staff and their family members how ...

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ProAct Shakopee Virtual May Day Flower Sale – and more

Brighten someone’s day, and brighten your own – ProAct’s Virtual May Day Flower Sale has some fantastic plants to offer – and your purchase supports services for people with disabilities ...

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ProAct Shakopee families cope with stay home order

It’s a testament to the fact that real lives are impacted when people with disabilities must stay home. ProAct families served in Shakopee gave updates on their loved ones. Sarah ...

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Dog days, good ones, remembered

Before the coronavirus came along, a licensed therapy dog at ProAct in Red Wing was drawing attention, and winning hearts. Her name is Como. “I can bring her, and the ...

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ProAct plans for full operations on May 11

April 8, 2020 ProAct Partners: ProAct continues to follow changes related to the COVID-19 pandemic and take action to ensure the safety and health of our staff and those in ...

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Missing participants, staff hold mini-parade in Burnsville

Social distancing and bans on large group gatherings left many ProAct staff in Eagan missing the participants they serve each day. So, they decided to do something about it. Program ...

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Cindy Besonnie employment specialist for ProAct

ProAct employment services, supports still active

ProAct’s employment specialists are known for their caring, creative, and dedicated services. These skillsets have enabled employment services to continue virtually for students and adults during the coronavirus crisis. Employment ...

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Update on ProAct status

As you know, details about COVID-19 change by the hour and ProAct continues to closely monitor those changes to ensure the health and safety of everyone. Governor Tim Walz issued ...

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