Our mission

Serving our community and people with disabilities as we live and work together

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GET CONNECTED with opportunities, employers, and communities.

Putting inclusion, community, and empowerment into practice.

Our job? Let nothing stop you. Whether you're looking for an experienced fiscal intermediary, need some help building a career in the community, or just want to do more with your days - we've got you covered! Lifeworks has more than 50 years of experience serving people with disabilities and their families.

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Fiscal Support

We support people enrolled in CDCS, CSG, PCA Choice, & Personal Support.

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We’ll help you find and keep a job that you love.

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Day Services

Art, music, technology, and so much more!


partner with us.

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How We Can Help

We’ll help you fill high-turnover positions and save you money.

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Why Lifeworks?

30 years of experience; 300 business partners; 96 percent satisfaction rating.


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Give us a few details about your business needs and a Lifeworks representative will be in touch!



Engage in your community and share your passion, whether it’s fishing, art, sports, or music. You can join us once a week, once a month, or for periodic outings with your employee or student volunteer group.


Help support jobs, art, music, and quality care for people with disabilities. You can secure your legacy through a planned gift, make a donation in honor of someone close to you, or set up a recurring contribution online.

Latest Blog Posts

March 20, 2017

Lifeworks Self-Advocates Rally for Wage Increases for Direct Care Workers

Day Services
January 27, 2017

Announcing the Winners of the Lifeworks Annual Awards!

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Latest News

10 Apr

Employment Changes for People with Disabilities: Myths and Facts about WIOA

Are you an individual, or parent of an individual, with an intellectual or developmental disability who is working in subminimum wage employment? Are you thinking about working in subminimum wage employment in the future? Get your questions answered. Thursday, April 20 | 6 – 7:30 pm North Regional Library 1315 Lowry Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN […]

30 Mar

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act – Informational Meetings

Important new regulations under a federal law called the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act require that individuals who are paid less than minimum wage be offered a meaningful opportunity at least once yearly to learn about the services and supports available to assist them in securing competitive, integrated employment. The Metropolitan Center for Independent Living […]

22 Mar

Lifeworks Discontinues Special Wage Certificate Work

As of March 1, 2017, Lifeworks chose to become one of just a handful of disability service providers statewide without a special wage certificate. Previously, Lifeworks was authorized under section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act to pay special minimum wages — wages less than the Federal minimum wage — to certain workers with […]