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Experience Life to its Fullest

Since opening its doors in 1923, Hammer has stayed true to its mission to provide adults and children with developmental disabilities the opportunity to live life to its fullest. Hammer’s passion toward this goal has helped thousands of individuals experience life to its fullest.


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Our 2014 Annual Report is hot off the press. Click here to read stories and highlights from this past year. The year was full of great opportunities and successes thanks to many of you!





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Family members and guardians … Please join us Thursday, April 30th for our Family Ed Forum. From 5:30-8:30pm at our central offices in Wayzata, you will have the opportunity to learn from Hammer experts and connect with fellow family members. Click here for a detailed agenda of the evenings events and sessions.




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The 2014 Winter edition of our Discoveries magazine is hot off the press! The full version is available here. We hope you enjoy the amazing stories of those we serve and the wonderful men and women who support them.







It happened again … We are five for five in being named a Star Tribune “Top Workplace”! Hammer is one of only 14 organizations statewide that has won in all five years of the award’s history. We strive to create a values-driven, collaborative culture, and receiving this award for the fifth straight year validates the collective belief in our mission!

Respecting Abilities. Reaching for Opportunities. Realizing Dreams.