Helping at-risk teenagers to achieve personal competency and build self-esteem through new challenges, guided experiences, and the development of social and independent living skills, in a community based setting.
Mapletree is a group home for older teenage boys, located in Maplewood, Ramsey County, Minnesota. Mapletree is licensed as a group residential facility (GRF) by the Minnesota Department of Human Services, and provides residential programming for up to 12 teenage boys, ages 16-20. The program is housed in a 3,800-ft2 architect-designed group home, built in 1989. Supervision is provided by really fun, exceptionally talented, and reasonably professional full-time and part-time staff who, between them, share 24-7 responsibilities for helping young men get their lives together. Mapletree Group Home, Inc. is a non-profit corporation, founded in 1991.