DSP – The Unsung Superhero

Posted on: 09/01/2018 by: Howry Residential Services

Whatever type of work we do, there exists the opportunity in it to create good.  An opportunity to lift up another person.  An opportunity to bring light and laughter into their life.  Some days, it may be challenging to look back and see where the good was. But for those… Read more »

So Long…Farewell…

Posted on: 08/01/2018 by: Howry Residential Services

We would like to congratulate Harry, from our maintenance department, on his retirement! This is a moment when we are not only proud and happy for you as you are retiring from Howry Residential Services, but also a little sad as we know we will not be seeing your jolly… Read more »

A Day (and Night) In Paris

Posted on: 07/01/2018 by: Howry Residential Services

Paris. The “city of light.” Given that nickname not only because of its early adoption of street lighting but also because of its fame as a center of education and ideas, Paris has become a landmark city that is known throughout the world today. Today, Paris draws many different people… Read more »

Movin’ On Up

Posted on: 06/01/2018 by: Howry Residential Services

Spring.  A time of growth and new beginnings.  And growth and new beginnings have been what we experienced during the last month and a half at Howry.  We are thrilled to announce that we have promoted at least four employees from within to either Program Coordinator positions or Program Director… Read more »

Peer2Peer Support Group

Posted on: 05/01/2018 by: Howry Residential Services

Peer2Peer is proud to be in its second year at Howry.  Run by and for individuals with disabilities, it provides a new way to connect with people who share similar experiences.  One of the main aspects of peer support is assisting members in advocacy.  Helping each other learn to ask in… Read more »

It’s A Party!

Posted on: 04/01/2018 by: Howry Residential Services

Laughter filled the halls.  Dishes clattered as hungry guests filled them with food.  Savory smells wafted from the kitchen.  An ooey, gooey chocolate fountain beckoned guests with its array of treats to dip into its luscious chocolate waves.  Bowling and bocce balls shined bright – ready for players to pick… Read more »

Daily Life. Daily Dreams.

Posted on: 03/14/2018 by: Howry Residential Services

Daily Life, Daily Dreams. That’s what the amazing staff supporting individuals with disabilities across the state of Minnesota deliver. On Tuesday, March 13th people from around Minnesota supported the ARRM/MOHR Day at the Capitol and shared with their legislators how the services they provide support people with disabilities, allowing them… Read more »

Meandering Down the Mighty Mississippi

Posted on: 09/24/2017 by: Howry Residential Services

At Howry, our staff members are dedicated to our clients and working with them day in and out in order to assist them in achieving their personal goals.  However, all of this devoted commitment does not mean that they do not like to come together and have some fun. On a beautiful… Read more »

Crown Jewel Winners

Posted on: 09/01/2017 by: Howry Residential Services

Every quarter, nominations for the crown jewel are collected from Howry employees and are reviewed by Senior Mangement.  After two winners are chosen, the victors receive a cash prize along with a traveling wooden crown that they get to hang at their particular house/site. This quarter, our two winners are Aaron DeRoy… Read more »

17 Years and Counting

Posted on: 08/14/2017 by: Howry Residential Services

A Friendship Like No Other For many, it is hard to believe working at once place for 10 or 15 years.  However, this year Doreen Amoako celebrated her 17th anniversary with Howry Residential Services.  Virtually starting her career at the same time Howry was taking on its very first clients,… Read more »