ABLE, Inc. ABLE, Inc.

“ABLE, Inc.—TRULY ‘A Brighter Living Experience’ for people with developmental disabilities!”


Welcome to ABLE, Inc.!  We’re glad you stopped by.  Check back often for updates on ABLE events, fundraisers, newsletters, and the monthly posting of our Lucky Day Calendar Winners!


ABLE, Inc., is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit corporation established in 1979 as residential care provider for people with developmental disabilities and related brain injuries in Houston County, Minnesota.

Read more about ABLE, Inc. here.


ABLE seeks Health Services Supervisor

ABLE, Inc is hiring a full-time Registered Nurse to work within our Intermediate Care Facility (ICF), Supported Living Services (SLS) and with our Community-Based Programs as a Health Services Supervisor. For more information, click here.


Winners announced for ABLE Foundation Fun Night

The coronavirus might have stopped ABLE Foundation’s Fun Night, scheduled for Saturday, March 21, but we are pleased to announce the winners of the Fun Night raffle drawing.

Thanks to all who supported Fun Night through donations, sponsorships and ticket purchases.

We look forward to seeing you in March 2021.

Winners were:

First: Tom and Judy Ingvalson; second: Chad and Chris Fortsch; third: Jason Wieser; fourth: Kris Harring; fifth: Mark Miller; sixth: Ken Rosendahl; seventh: Dick Walter; eighth: Vicki and Paul Bakalars; ninth: Pam Renollet; 10th: Wayne Oliver.

11th: Bill and Heather Martin; 12th: Pam Thesing; 13th: Dan Thesing; 14th: Ashley and Keaton Sanders; 15th: Ed Tlougan; 16th: Tyler Wieser; 17th: Kathy and Bruce Vongroven; 18th: Patty Lee; 19th: Trisha and Skip Wieser; 20th: Sam Jandt.


ABLE IDOL Performance Canceled

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 virus pandemic and the priority to keep our employees and people supported safe and healthy, the ABLE IDOL show scheduled for April 4 has been canceled. At this time, the show is not being rescheduled.


COVID-19 Visitor Policy

ABLE will restrict visitors from all ABLE facilities in order to control the spread of illness. Visual alerts will be posted instructing staff, visitors, volunteers or those having any business with ABLE to avoid visiting the building until further notice.


Enjoy a job where you feel respected and appreciated every day!

ABLE is now hiring full-time and part-time Direct Support Professionals. We provide assistance and support for people with developmental disabilities, helping them live as independently as possible in their homes and communities. All needed training is paid time and provided free by ABLE, Inc.

Are you a “Night Owl”? Needed Awake-Overnight in Houston and La Crescent pays an additional $1.25 an hour. We offer flexibility in shifts. (Overnight Asleep shifts are paid $10.00 an hour.)

Apply online by clicking here or pick up an application at any location.


Check out ABLE on Facebook

To check out the news, events and photos of all the things happening at ABLE, be sure to visit the ABLE, Inc. page on Facebook by clicking here, and then be sure to “like” us.


Support ABLE Foundation by buying Kwik Trip cards

You can support the ABLE Foundation and its mission every time you fill your vehicle with gasoline, just by purchasing Kwik Trip Gift Cards through the ABLE Foundation-Kwik Trip Scrip Gift Card Program.

You buy the gift cards, which are available at ABLE in $5, $10, $20 and $25 denominations, at face value, and a portion of your purchase remains with the ABLE Foundation.

Scrip Gift Cards can be used at the Kwik Trip pumps or for any in-store purchase, excluding money orders. There is no minimum purchase required.

To purchase Kwik Trip Scrip Gift Cards, contact Bruce Kaiser in the Business Office at (507) 895-8111, ext 1105 or email