Hammer Residences, Inc.
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Wayzata, MN
’10, ’11, ’12, ’13
Since 1923, Hammer Residences, Inc. has helped thousands of adults and children with developmental disabilities experience life to its fullest. We are a community of people who respect an individual's abilities, whose collective spirit makes dreams come true and whose innovations continue to lead the way. Operating 46 homes and apartment programs, we support 1193 individuals. We also offer In-Home support services, creatively designed to meet the needs of the people with disabilities living with their families. Since 2007, Hammer has been an authorized case management provider for Hennepin County, helping families navigate the maze of social services while promoting consumer choice.
Hammer's Support Planning Management services are available to families who use Consumer Directed Community Services. Hammer Travel was founded in 2009 to offer vacation planning and travel companions to individuals nationwide. The trips provide valuable opportunities for participants to gain self-confidence and experience independence. In 2012, Hammer began a partnership with Medica to provide Care Coordination across all care settings and while in transitions.
“I feel part of a meaningful organization. I love those I work with and the fact that our mission is lived out daily. ”
“I get to do something wonderful for a community that I love. I influence happiness in others, and that is the best feeling ever.”
“I love the people who work here and the flexibility that this job has afforded me. Everyone has been very welcoming to me. And, we have fun here :)”
“They are very mission focused, organized, creative, and supportive.”
“We are always looking for new and innovative ways of supporting men and women with disabilities.”