Mission: Fraser is a minnesota nonprofit with a nationally renowned reputation, serving children and adults with special needs. This multi-faceted healthcare, education, and housing human service organization provides direct services, information, and support. Fraser serves children with developmental disabilities, children who are at risk for abuse and neglect, children with autism and severe emotional and behavioral disorders, and adults with developmental disabilities. Fraser is minnesota's longest running, largest provider of autism services. Fraser serves over 60 disabilities and disorders and over 70% of fraser clients have autism.
Programs: Fraser supervised living services operates 27 homes for adults and children with developmental disabilities, serving up to 109 clients. These single-family houses are located in various suburban neighborhoods. The goal of this program is to assist in providing the developmental, health, safety and social needs of each person living there.
fraser home & community supports assists people with maintaining health, family well-being, increasing independent living skills and participating in the community through personal care assistance, contracted and flexible case management, respite care, personal support and in-home family support. Fraser supported living provides an option for individuals who want to live more independently in the community. Services may be delivered to an individual leasing an apartment or living in their own home.
fraser pediatric therapy provides comprehensive rehabilitation services for children with motor and sensory dysfunction, decreased functional and developmental skills, feeding and swallowing difficulties, and speech, language, and hearing disorders. Our rehabilitation department provides evaluation, consultation, and treatment services. Speech therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy services are provided with an interdisciplinary approach and each childs goals and activities are individualized, based on strengths, challenges, and motivations.
fraser school provides early childhood education and therapy for children ages six weeks to six years with special needs and typical needs in an inclusive setting. Our unique setting allows children of all abilities to learn, play and grow side by side, and provides a challenging, enlightening and motivating environment for all. The fraser institute performs new program development and delivers program consultation services and products to other organizations.