Experiences with ProAct
“I had thought at first, this was a place for him to work, learn a skill,” she said. “I realized later on, they’re helping him to create a life.”
Bernie, mother of Jacob
“I say come out and apply. There’s so much that needs to be done here. Working with these people is enjoyable, it’s rewarding, and it’s not a stressful situation. I just enjoy working with them,” Bob F.
“When I hear stories that they are shining, and how great it is for them- they love coming here – well, that hits the mark of what we want to be about.”
Though it’s difficult for her to put it into words, participant Carmen Strom appreciates the opportunities at ProAct, explains her father, Bill. “That’s a pretty big thing for her,” he said. Her mother has seen the difference ProAct makes. “I can’t say enough about the staff people who work here … to devote themselves to a program like this … I’m very grateful,” said Sara, wiping her tears.
“They allowed Christopher (their son) to figure out which group he wanted to be with,”said Mari. “He is used to being treated like a loved and cherished person and ProAct has done that for us … they’ve just enabled him to be happy at the program and safe.”
Christopher attends ProAct in Zumbrota