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The Important Work of Caregivers

September 21, 2017

Our team of caregivers is exceptional. A recent piece by Evan Frost of MPR News, 'Where God is': Caring for disabled brings struggles, joys, reiterates the important work of those who help people with disabilities fulfill their dreams. In light of th … more

A Beautiful Piece on Natalie, a Long-time LBSA Friend

August 29, 2017

Check out this beautiful piece in the Northfield News about our long-time friend Natalie. Natalie spent the last 34 years in Northfield here at Laura Baker Services Association. Over her years in Northfield, she joined her housemates and staff at nu … more

The Promise of Medicaid

July 6, 2017

“The Promise of Medicaid” one minute video is a powerful testimony to the promise made, and that should be kept, to all Americans. The piece was produced by the This Is Medicaid coalition. Please share broadly, especially in key states – Oh … more

Employee Appreciation

May 2, 2017

Congrats to Polly Hruza, the recipient of the Spirit of Laura Baker Award. This award is given annually to one individual who best embodies the mission, vision and values of LBSA - and the spirit of Laura Baker. Recipients care deeply for the peo … more

LBSA Hosted Conversation With Minnesota Department of Human Rights

February 17, 2017

Laura Baker Services Association was honored to host a conversation with Minnesota Department of Human Rights Commissioner Kevin Lindsey and Deputy Commissioner Rowzat Shipchandler on Saturday, February 11. Parents, community members and individua … more

Mandala Art

November 1, 2016

We're excited to share new Mandala art – painted collaboratively by our staff and clients! Stop by and see it at Northfield Area Family YMCA throughout November! Read about the details of the Mandala art project. … more

Community Thanksgiving Dinner

October 31, 2016

For over fifteen years, Laura Baker Services Association has hosted a Community Thanksgiving Dinner.  The dinner is free to anyone who wants to attend, including clients, staff, family and community members. Join us on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, … more

Harley “Lee” Jefferson III

October 21, 2016

Harley “Lee” Jefferson III, a longtime resident of Laura Baker Services Association, passed away peacefully Sunday, October 9, 2016. Services will be held Sunday, October 23, 2016 beginning at 3PM at City of Life Church in Northfield, MN. Visitat … more

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