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Sensory Program

People We Serve

People aged 18 or older who have developmental/intellectual disabilities or are Deaf, DeafBlind, or Hard of Hearing, who can benefit from employment and related DT&H services. This program supports people in developing customized employment and community integration outcomes consistent with their person-centered career plan.

Program Activities

  • Center-based employment
  • Career planning
  • Job development and coaching
  • Community Integration
  • Sensory job placement program
  • Community-based assessment
  • Benefits planning
  • Transportation

Type of Employment Opportunities

Subcontracted work includes:

  • Packaging
  • Hand Assembly
  • Collating

Employment outcomes are matched to each person’s own career goals and plans

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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?

Jessi DuVall


8406 Sunset Rd. N.E. Spring Lake Park, MN 55432


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

Schedule and location of services determined by individual need.

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Primary Funding Sources

  • Medicaid Waivers
  • Consumer Directed CommunitySupports (CDCS)
  • County

Transportation Options

  • Rise Transportation
  • Metro Mobility
  • Self-arranged / Private / Personal

Other Considerations

If you are interested in this program, but are unsure if you qualify, have appropriate funding, or have other concerns, please contact us. We are happy to partner with you to explore all options.

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