Rise – New Richmond

People We Serve

This is a community employment program that serves as a hub for connecting people with and transporting people to jobs programs at local businesses. We work with each individual to develop a career plan that is person-centered and customized to support them as they reach their employment and community integration goals. This program is for people aged 18 and older with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities or brain injuries.

Please note that Rise no longer offers center-based employment programs.

Program Activities

  • Person-centered career planning
  • Employment outcomes matched to the individual’s career goals and plans
  • Long term follow-up services and job coaching
  • Community inclusion opportunities
  • Benefits planning
  • Contract work including packaging, hand assembly, small kit and box assembly, administrative tasks, recycling, janitorial, and much more.
  • Supported employment through individual job placement, coaching, and follow-up services.
Rise New Richmond

Services available in these counties

Referral Contact

Want to learn more about this program or work with a Rise staff member to see if this program is a good fit?

Katie McNamara
(715) 246-8299 ext. 3


650 St. Croix Avenue New Richmond, WI 54017


Monday - Friday | 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Schedule and location of services determined by individual need.

Primary Funding Sources

  • County
  • Inclusa
  • IRIS Funding (Include, Respect, I Self-Direct)
  • St. Croix County Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRC)
  • Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development / DVR

Transportation Options

  • Not Applicable

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