Media Room

 Volunteer Appreciation Week 2017 


The Parkway Band Unplugged!


Reunited at Hammer after 25 years, Andy and Molly were married in 2016!

Produced in partnership with StoryBoard Films


TWP_2015_FINALHammer Named a Top 150 Workplace for 7 Years in a Row!

We were named a Star Tribune Top 150 Workplace – again, and have been for seven years in a row! A big thanks to all of our employees who continue to help make Hammer a great place to work.
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Kelly’s Story: A Good Life. His Family and Friends at Hammer Residences.

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The Tennis Brothers Share the Love of the Game

Watch the story of Alex and Leo, brothers and Special Olympics Unified Doubles Tennis Partners. Together, they have won the Special Olympics Minnesota State Tournament three times in a row. Leo lives in a Hammer home and lives a full life revolving around his family, his job, and his passion for sports. This is his story.
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John Estrem and Alex Kritz 2016 ARRM Cares Award Winner Honored at Statewide Conference

Hammer celebrated the efforts of Alex Kriz, Welcome Place Assistant Manager (specializing in Recreation), at last week’s ARRM Conference.  Alex was selected as an ARRM Cares Award winner, an award given to direct support professionals (DSPs) who have been nominated by their organizations as standout performers.  There were 6 winners from all over Minnesota. Read more»