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Serving Becker, Clay, Douglas, Grant, Norman, Otter Tail & Wilkin counties. Arc West Central 7 county region


Agencies that provide services (list in progress ) Inclusion in this list is not an endorsement of any particular agency.
Day Training and Habilitation & Supported Employment, Crisis Respite Services, Guardianship & Conservatorship Services, Attorneys, Financial Assistance & County Case Management, Advocacy, Housing, Technology, Therapy, Special Olympics Area 4, Workshops, Horse Riding Therapy, Self Advocate opportunities

The following agencies provide services that may include:

    Client and Staff at Halloween Dance
  • Supported Living Services
  • Personal Support
  • In - Home Family Support
  • Homemaker
  • Respite
  • 24-Hour Emergency Assistance
  • Chore Services, Personal Care Attendant,  Adult Day Care, Foster Care
Services may be available in more than one location, and agencies may provide more than one service.

Access of the Red River Valley, Inc.

various locations

Allcare Home Care
Moorhead (218) 287-9148

Arise Home Health Care Moorhead, St. Cloud

Becker County Developmental Achievement Center
Detroit Lakes

Blue Sky, Inc.
Detroit Lakes, Moorhead


CK Home Health Care, Inc., based in Fergus Falls

Care 2000
Fergus Falls(218) 736-6522 Moorhead (218) 233-1000

Comfort Keepers

Connections of Moorhead, Inc

Disability Resources, Inc, Dilworth
(218) 287-3594

Disability Support Inc.
Moorhead (218) 790-6504

Divine House, Inc.
Detroit Lakes,

The Family Link,Moorhead

Harmony Home Health Care Fergus Falls

Heartland Industries / Adult Life Programs, Moorhead

Intrepid USA
(701) 271-0669

Kessel Group Home
Fergus Falls (218) 736-6612

Lakes Homes & Program Development, Inc.
Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls

Lots 4 Tots Jane Schank 701-293-8133 Respite for ages 2+, Fargo

Lutheran Social Service of MN various locations

MeritCare Home Care
(701) 234-4900

Midwest Community Residential Services
Moorhead (MCRS)
(218) 287-5422,
Fergus Falls
(218) 864-5609
Battle Lake

New Dimensions Home Health Care, Inc
various locations throughout our region, based in Fergus Falls

PCA Choice: contact Nicole, Moorhead

Path of MN Moorhead

REM Central Lakes, Inc.
Elbow Lake and Fergus Falls Area

REM Greatland, Inc Alexandria (320) 763-6889

REM-Northstar, Inc Moorhead


Rich's EOT Home, Inc.
Perham (218) 346-3960

Solutions Behavioral Healthcare Professionals, Inc. - Moorhead, Detroit Lakes, Alexandria

Spectrum Support Services
(701) 293-8172

Synstelien Community Services Otter Tail County

Day Training and Habilitation, Supported Employment (back to top)

Alexandria Opportunities Center (320) 762-2015 

Alexandria WorkForce Center
Becker County Developmental Achievement Center
Detroit Lakes
Blue Sky, Inc.
Detroit Lakes Connections of Moorhead, Inc. Moorhead
Community Support Services- NW Region Fergus Falls (218) 739-7259 Detroit Lakes WorkForce Center

Douglas County Developmental Achievement Center (320) 762 - 1771

Fergus Falls WorkForce Center
Grant County Developmental Achievement Center, Inc. (320) 986 - 2923 Heartland Industries of Moorhead, Inc. Moorhead

LSS Supported Employment Services

Mind Shift - employment for people on the autism spectrum.

Moorhead WorkForce Center
Norman County Developmental
Activities Center, Inc. (218) 784-4582
Productive Alternatives, Inc. - various locations throughout region Rural Minnesota Concentrated Employment Program (CEP) Vocational Rehabilitation Services Wilkin County DAC (218) 643 - 2844

Crisis Respite Services

Access of the Red River Valley, Inc, Moorhead

CK Home Health Care, Inc
based in Fergus Falls

Family Link Moorhead (218) 329-139

Lakes Homes & Program Development, Inc., (218) 847-5642
Detroit Lakes

MA Home Care Services - New Dimensions Home Health Care,Inc., Fergus Falls 1-800-395-9949

Solutions Behavioral Healthcare Professionals, Inc. - Moorhead, Detroit Lakes, Alexandria

Disability Specialists

Disability Planning Specialists

Disability Specialist, Inc.

Guardianship &
Conservatorship Services

Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota 
various locations

Payee Central, Inc. Alexandria

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JD Legal Planning
Susan Johnson-Drenth
- Fargo, Detroit Lakes
(701) 364-9595

Lisa Bowen - Alexandria

Anne Henry - MN Disability Law Center


&/or Case Management

Social Security Administration
Fargo (701) 234-0752 or

Becker County Human Services, Detroit Lakes

Clay County Social Services, Moorhead

Douglas County HumanServices, Alexandria

Grant County Social Services, Elbow Lake

Norman County Social Services, Ada

Otter Tail Human Services, Fergus Falls

Wilkin County Family Service Agency, Breckenridge


Arc West Central
Moorhead (218) 233-5949

Freedom Resource Center, various locations

Legal Services of NW MN Moorhead, Alexandria

MN Disability Law Office 1-800-292-4150 (intake)

Pacer Center

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Arc West Central Housing Access Services
(218) 287-1841 brochure

Alexandria Housing and Redevelopment Authority

Becker County Economic Development Authority Detroit Lakes

Breckenridge Housing Redevelopment Authority

Clay County Housing Redevelopment Authority Dilworth

Douglas County Housing and Redevelopment Authority

Fargo Housing Authority (also covers Moorhead city limits)

Fergus Falls/Otter Tail Housing & Redevelopment Authority

Grant County Housing and Redevelopment Authority

Moorhead Public Housing
(218) 299-5459

Perham Housing &  Redevelopment Authority

Section 8 Housing

More Section 8 information  

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Pacer Simon Technology Center

Regional Assistive Technology Center - MSUM 218-477-4200

System of Technology to Achieve Results (STAR)


Behavioral Health Associates

Beyond Boundaries Therapy Services, Fargo

Child and Family Therapy Associates, Fargo

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Gigi's Playhouse, Fargo

Lakeland Mental Health, multiple locations

MSUM Speech-Language & Hearing Clinic

Music Therapy in Motion

North Dakota Autism Center, West Fargo

Pediatric Therapy Partners, Fargo

Prairie St. John's, Fargo

St. Mary's Essentia Pediatric Therapy Services - Detroit Lakes 218-847-0883

Sanford Coordinated Treatment Center

Sanford Pediatric Therapy

Therapy Pets of the Red River Valley

TNT Fitness, Fargo. Adult Fitness

Solutions Behavioral Healthcare Professionals, Inc. Moorhead, Detroit Lakes, Alexandria

Specialized Medical Evaluation

Sanford Coordinated Treatment Center - 701-234-6600
monthly evaluation clinics for various disabilities
Assistive (formerly known as IPAT). Assistive technology. Fargo 

Regional Assistive Technology Center - MSUM 218-477-4200

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Transportation Directory FM area  


Arc Cass County - Retail Training Internship. Life Academy

Arc West Central

Freedom Resource Center/ various locations

Lakes Country Service Cooperative

Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS)

Pacer Center

Self Advocate opportunities

Alexandria Community Education - Classes for Adults with Disabilities Fergus Falls Community Education - Choices for Adults With Disabilities  Moorhead Community Education - CHOICES for Adults with Disabilities

Freedom Resource Center

Other Organizations

MA DentistsEarly Childhood Dental Network and Apple Tree Dental

Becker County Dental Outreach Clinic, Essentia Health - St. Mary's North Campus. A Dental Outreach Clinic specifically designed to provide dental services to children between the ages of 1 and 12 years of age. 1-888-683-1038

Fergus Falls Community Dental Clinic -218-739-7254, 1121 Pebble Lake Rd - Specializes in Dental services for people with Developmental Disabilities

Family Healthcare Emergency Dental Relief - Moorhead

Red River Valley Dental Access Project

West Central Region and Statewide Dental Care Options for Individuals on MN Health Care Plans

Clay County Collaborative

Special Olympics Minnesota - Area 4
Coordinator Leah Wolkow 320-760-7053

Athlete Application and Consent Forms

Alexandria - Karyn Sportel

Fergus Falls - Dawn Birch

Moorhead -Wayne Brendemuhl, Diane Brendemuhl

Perham  - Corinne Schattschneider 218-758-3138

ND Special OlympicsArea 6
Includes Fargo, West Fargo, Moorhead and Surrounding Communities

Horse Riding Therapy (back to top)
Miracle Horse Riders, Inc.
Parkers Prairie, MN
218-267-5216 or 320-766-2994

HOPE, Inc.  -  year-round sports and recreation for children with mobility challenges
Adair Grommesh

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Camp Knutson - various camps geared toward specific disabilities. North of Brainerd, Mn

Camp Grassik. #701-327-4251.

Joy Ranch - family camps, horse programs and specialty camps for people with special needs. Near Watertown, SD

Red Willow Ministries - Discovery Camp for adults with physical & mental disabilities. Binford, ND

True Friends (formerly Camp Courage and Camp Friendship) - Locations in MN

Arc West Central
810 4th Ave. S, #134
Moorhead, MN 56560
Fax 218-233-0853

Updated 9/21/17

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