Hillside

852 Lower Johnson Circle
St. Peter, MN 56082
Nicollet County

Phone:  (507) 934-6202
Fax:  (507) 934-6204
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Hillside 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

Hillside 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 

Hillside 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. Hillside accepts Medical Assistance (CADI Waiver) and many other sources of funding. For more information please contact us.

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

  • Power Up Clubhouse
  • Nicollet County Social Services
  • Sioux Trails Mental Health Center
  • Mankato Clinic
  • Blue Earth Co. Government Center
  • South Central Community Based Adult Mental Health Initiative (SCCBI)

The town of Mankato is only 10 miles down the road on 169. On 169 is 7 mile Creek Park. It is a beautiful place to hang out with the family. It has walking trails, volleyball nets, grills, fire pits, and a creek running through it. Some local area attractions include:

  • Linnaeus Arboretum, on the campus of Gustavus Adolphus College, provides an environment to educate the mind, revive the spirit, exercise the heart, and delight in Minnesota's natural history.
  • Traverse De Sioux Treaty Center 
  • The Cox house 
  • Mill Pond 
  • Minnesota River and bridges 
  • Many parks and a newly built community center and library