New Program Coordinator!

We are happy to announce Nicole Arnesen’s promotion to Program Coordinator of our home on Century Ave.  Nicole began her career at Aveyron in March 2016, when she was hired as a Resident Counselor at our home on Lake St.  She then added hours at our Alan St. home and also helped out at our home on Osgood Ave.  In her spare time, Nicole enjoys spending time with her husband and five kids.  Congratulations on your promotion and thanks for choosing Aveyron!

Shop Aveyron’s Online Apparel Store!

Aveyron Homes now has an online apparel store that just went live!

This site will be open until February 3rd, then all orders will be processed and shipped after 2/3/17.  You will need to enter your own contact information, which will look as if your shipping to your address, however, all orders will automatically be shipped to Aveyron’s Main office, which means no shipping fees!  Both men and women items are available.

To start shopping, go to

For an added bonus, use promo code: aveyronhomes15 to get 15% off your order!



New Administrative Assistant!

Please give a warm welcome to Jackie Sindt!  Jackie has recently accepted the position of Administrative Assistant at Aveyron Homes.  Jackie joins Aveyron with experience from Hutchinson Public Schools.  Prior to that, she worked in the Home Health Care field and was a receptionist for the Crow River Veterinary Hospital.

In her spare time, Jackie enjoys scrapbooking, art & crafts, boating, reading, crocheting, and spending time with family.

Thanks and Farewell to Michelle Kasal!

cmichelle2012After 26 dedicated years, Aveyron Program Director, Michelle Kasal, retired at the end of September. Her commitment and passion to help those in need has been an inspiration to all those that have worked with her.

She will be missed!

New Program Director!

img_0006-copyWe are excited to announce that Melissa Christensen has accepted the position of Program Director and will oversee several of our group homes.

Melissa began her Averyon career in January 2002, when she was hired as a Resident Counselor at our home on Bradford St.  She was promoted to Program Coordinator, holding this position at four of our homes.  Melissa also served as Aveyron’s Activities Coordinator and most recently held the position of part-time Health Care Coordinator.

While working at Aveyron, Melissa studied nursing, and in June 2015, became a licensed Registered Nurse.     Congratulations Melissa!


New Program Coordinator!

AprilJ.2016We are excited to announce April Jacobson’s promotion to Program Coordinator at our home on 958 Jorgenson!  April began her career at Aveyron in August 2004,  when she was hired as a Resident Counselor at our homes on Alan and Kouwe.  She also worked at our Century home and provided In-Home services.  April attended Iowa State University and Iowa Lakes Community College.  Congratulations April!