Beacon Blog

Beacon DSP Receives NJACP Hero Award

Beacon-Keystone has the best DSPs! Nominated for both Beacon Hero and NJACP Hero Award in 2022, LaShanda Dennis makes Beacon proud.

Event Press Release

Beacon Specialized Living will attend a Walk-A-Mile In My Shoes Rally on Thursday, September 15, 2022 from 12:30pm- 3:00pm at the State Capitol Building. Look for us!

Keystone Growth and Development

Focusing on Success That Will Continue to Drive Beacon – Keystone’s Mission of Providing High Quality Care to Those we Serve.

Sophia’s Story

A story of overcoming adversity. Sophia is just one of many examples of how Beacon helps its residents every day.

Beacon Attends MSSA Conference

March 16th, Beacon leadership attended the MSSA conference to discuss the future of mental health legislature with representatives.

The Pot, the Plant, and the Roots

The compassionate care Beacon provides every day makes a direct impact into the livelihood of those we serve.

Leading by Example at Beacon

Beacon staff come together to provide continual support to our residents during COVID.

Home Managers LEAP Ahead

Anyone can promote their career at Beacon, all it takes is motivation.

Addiction and Suicide are NOT the Answer

If you or a loved one is struggling with mental health or addiction, please call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273- TALK (8255). Someone is here to listen and guide through this difficult time.

Navigating Trauma With Intellectual Disabilities

Trauma affects everyone at some point in life. Expert Kimberly Knickerbocker shares how Individuals with disabilities deal with trauma.

The Beacon Champion Program

Beacon Specialized Living is excited to announce the beginning of a brand new program rolling out across every region starting October 3rd.

A Place in the Community

Painting has become his passion, and it is what he looks forward to the most. Tommy Hennigan was producing artwork for various galas but it came to a stop when COVID-19 occurred. Now, it’s time to get back to painting and inspiring the community.

DBT Therapy for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities

Dialectical Behavior Therapy, also known as DBT, can be highly beneficial for our Individuals because it focuses on gaining self-control, problem-solving skills, and reforming thought processes.

Beacon Hero Nominated for NAMI Award

One of Beacon’s many heroes, Shelly was nominated as Administrator of the Year by the National Alliance on Mental Health.

March is National Nutrition Month

Nutrition and nutrition education is paramount to Beacon and its continual mission to provide the highest quality care to those we serve.

Success Through Clinical Therapies

The team of clinical professionals at Beacon Specialized Living continue to provide the…

Mental Health First Aid Training

Beacon Specialized Living continues to improve the quality of life for both its…

Fife Lake Opens New Crisis Residential Home

Beacon has opened a new residential Home specifically to address crisis respite needs for children

Starting Care at Beacon

Beacon provides individualized care plans for your loved ones through person-centered planning and specialized training.

What Does Compassionate Care Mean at Beacon?

ICARE is the foundational set of values on which our programs are based. The ICARE formula reaches all areas of Beacon’s organization, including specialized adult foster care, crisis respite, long-term senior living services, children respite services, supported employment, and resident and community supports.

Beacon Heads to ARRM Forward

ARRM is an opportunity for Beacon – Minnesota’s team to have conversations with other people and organizations with similar services to learn how they can provide the best care for those they serve.

5 Reasons a Residential Care Home is Right for Your Parent

Residential Care homes are just that, residential homes. Learn more about why a residential care solution is right for your loved one.

Beacon Acquires Hometown Senior Living

Hometown is a boutique assisted living program centered on care for senior citizens in the community.

Working with People: A Culture of Gentleness

Staff came together to improve their skills with Gentle Teaching methods.

Beacon Excels with My25 Program

Beacon employees and residents alike celebrate success as they obtain their MY25 Certificates…

Staying Connected and Active During COVID-19

We at Hometown hope that this finds you safe and healthy during these challenging times for everyone.