Briar Rose

3530 Saint Onge Drive NE
Bemidji, MN 56601
Beltrami County

Phone:  (218) 444-0076
Fax:  (218) 333-0493
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Briar Rose is a Certified Corporate Adult Foster Care (AFC) home which includes long or short term services provided in a residential setting to individuals who need 24 hour supervision. AFC homes are designed to provide independent living skills development, support, and supervised living for up to four people in a family-like environment.

We provide supportive services 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Individuals in the AFC program may also access and receive services outside our facility for which they are eligible. The following features and services are provided within Thrive Behavioral Network, LLC AFC homes:

  • Meaningful, structured activities

  • Tailored support & training in independent living skills

  • Behavior management & socialization opportunities

  • Transportation service available for all recreational & other needs

  • Variety of nutritional & well-balanced meals

  • Comfortable & fully furnished bedrooms

  • Private decks & yards

  • Close to supportive services

  • Individualized care focused on maximizing potential & enhancing quality of life

  • On-site supervision & protection

  • Pleasant, well-maintained, home-like settings

Briar Rose staff members include experienced individuals who receive ongoing training including:

  • Crisis Intervention

  • Vulnerable Adult Protection

  • Safety and Health Instruction

  • Nutrition and Meal Planning

  • Medication Management

  • Individual Behavior Plan Development & Implementation

  • Independent Living Skills

  • Client Rights

  • Therapeutic Intervention

  • Community Integration

Briar Rose places the highest value on the following:

  • Mutual respect

  • Meaningful programming

  • Personalized care

  • Safe, comfortable, pleasant environments

  • Experienced, trained staff

  • Client-centered care

Thrive Behavioral Network, LLC Certified Corporate Adult Foster Care programs operate with a license from the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Briar Rose accepts Medical Assistance (CADI Waiver) and many other sources of funding. For more information please contact us.

Briar Rose partners with many community health resources to offer comprehensive care. Some of these local area resources include:

  • Region 2 Adult Mental Health Initiative

  • Hope House

  • Upper Mississippi Mental Health Center (UMMHC)

  • Various Social Service Agencies: Beltrami County, Cass County, Clearwater County

  • Bemidji State University

Bemidji is located at the intersection of US HWY 71 and US HWY 2. It is called the first city on the Mississippi River. Some local area attractions include:

  • Bemidji State University

  • Northwest Technical College

  • Oak Hills Christian College

  • Concordia Language Villages

  • Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox Statue at the Waterfront Park

  • Paul Bunyan Playhouse

  • Bemidji Curling Club

  • Sanford Event Center

  • Buena Vista Ski Resort

  • Lake Bemidji State Park

  • Diamond Point Park

  • Mississippi Headwaters

  • Bemidji's Downtown is full of sculptures and other art influences

  • Miles of trails around Lake Bemidji

  • 400 lakes within 25 miles, fishing

  • year round

  • 500 miles of snowmobile trails

  • Four golf courses and a frisbee golf course

  • Hobson Forest

  • Paul Bunyan Animal Land

  • Minnesota Finlandia Ski Marathon

  • Dragon Boat Festival

  • Bemidji Polar Days