Recreation and Leisure

Anne Carlsen believes in holistic care and services. Through development of new opportunities along with collaboration and expansion of presently available programs, our goal is to enhance the quality of life for people with disabilities. Our recreation and leisure activities provide opportunities that are inclusive to families and friends, empower participants in their daily lives and have a positive lasting effect on confidence, personal fitness, independence, and overall well-being.

Annie’s House

Annie’s House is located at Bottineau Winter Park nestled in North Dakota’s scenic Turtle Mountains. This state-of-the-art facility and the surrounding area provide an array of life-changing opportunities for individuals and veterans with disabilities.

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Art at Anne’s

The Arts at Anne Program offers classes statewide to allow creative expression and personal development for all students. Genres offered include: visual art, sculpture/clay art, music, creative movement, drumming, theatre, writing, photography, and multi-media.

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Anne Carlsen provides students of all abilities the opportunity to experience a variety of camps throughout the state of North Dakota. Camps focus on empowering individuals to reach their fullest potential through meaningful social experiences and interactions.

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Sibshops are created and focused on the siblings that have a brother or sister with special needs and/or developmental delays it will offer time for them to talk with other peers their age and connect with them to offer social emotional support.

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