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Access North Center for Independent Living of Northeastern Minnesota

Independent Living Skills (ILS) Training

Access North - Walker Office

8245 Industrial Park Rd NW, Ste B, Walker, MN, 56484

Distance: 1543 Miles

(218) 547-2810


Service Details


Independent Living Skills (ILS) Training services develop, maintain, and improve a person's community living skills in the areas of:
* Communication
* Community living and mobility
* Interpersonal
* Reduction/elimination of maladaptive behavior
* Self-care
* Sensory/motor development involved in acquiring functional skills

Additional Information

Training is provided within the home and community where you live.

Areas include but not limited to:
* Budgeting
* Cooking
* Accessing community services
* Communication
* All areas of independent living


Under Waiver Reimagine, Independent Living Skills (ILS) Training and individualized home supports are streamlining into one service called individualized home supports with training as of January 1, 2021 (or upon federal approval).

For more information about individualized home supports and the transition throughout 2021, please visit the Department of Human Services (DHS) manual page for individualized home supports and the FAQ section of the Waiver Reimagine website.


Accepts waiver funding, and also offers this service to people without waivers.

Area Served

Aitkin, Carlton, Cass, Cook, Crow Wing, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake, Pine and St. Louis counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 547-2810

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