November is National Family Caregivers Month, and North Star Community Services would like to recognize and celebrate the countless family caregivers who sacrifice and put the needs of their loved ones first. Everyday 41 million Americans perform 34 billion hours of essential, unpaid support (AARP) for someone with chronic or disabling health concerns as a…

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IMMEDIATE OPENINGS AVAILABLE If you are a compassionate, responsible, hardworking, self-starter who is looking for a job with flexible hours, competitive wages, friendly environment, and personal rewards, we have the right job for you! North Star is seeking Direct Support Professionals to provide essential support to help people with disabilities live a great life in the…

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Dear Friends, Family and Advocates, Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) provide opportunities for Medicaid beneficiaries with intellectual or developmental disabilities, physical disabilities, and/or mental illness to receive services and supports as independently as possible in their own home or community, rather than an institution or other isolated setting.  This is where 81% of funding for…

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North Star Community Services wishes to announce that effective on May 31, 2021, we will be closing our Charles City satellite office, currently located at 302 North Grand Street.  We do not feel that this closure is a negative event, and wish to reassure everyone involved, that this will in no way affect the individuals…

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Everyone is unique. Everyone’s needs and desires are different, and what works for one, may not work for another. North Star Community Services has multiple programs that can be personalized to fit an individual’s needs, which may be different at different times in their lives. This allows North Star to provide stable, consistent services along…

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