March is National Developmental Disabilites Awareness Month

On February 26, 1987, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed March to be “Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month.” This proclamation was made at a time when alternatives to institutionalizing or isolating individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities was taking hold across the nation and organizations such as Clausen House were providing real opportunities for people with developmental disabilities […]... >> read more

1st Quarterly Family Alliance Meeting to Be Held March 31, 2015

Clausen House’s “Family Alliance” refers to family members and friends who are connected to Clausen House because of their shared concern and commitment to seeing that quality programs and excellent support are always available for our cherished clients, now and into the future. Clausen House leadership and dedicated staff view Family Alliance members as key […]... >> read more

Clausen House Partners With Camping Unlimited to Create Social Community and Fun

            Through a $25,000 grant provided by the Thomas J. Long Foundation, Clausen House has been able to partner with Camping Unlimited (also known as Camp Krem) to provide social, adventurous and educational community outings for Clausen House clients. By the provision of the grant, the funds are to be […]... >> read more

Dr. Edwin Clausen Begins Presidency of Clausen House Board of Directors

          In January 2015, the term of Dr. Edwin Clausen’s Presidency on the the Board of Directors of Clausen House began. Dr. Edwin Clausen is the son of the founders of Clausen House, Shirley and Edwin Clausen. His sister, Ann, was an original client of Clausen House and lived in the […]... >> read more

Clausen House Prepares for 1st Annual Client and Community Partners Award Ceremony

Clausen House has many amazing clients that achieve wonderful accomplishments in their personal lives, among their peers and by contributing to the community.  In addition, Clausen House has forged partnerships with individuals and organizations within the community whose support of our clients, programs and mission contributes to our success.  The brainchild of our new Executive […]... >> read more

A Video About Clausen House Programs

For our 41th anniversary, a video was put together explaining our Independent Living, Supported Living and Supported Employment programs from the perspective of our staff and some of our clients. Clausen House continues to offer these programs and has expanded our services to include Housing Search and Assistance, Vocational Training, Behavioral Health Services, Benefits Planning […]... >> read more