Call us 866.692.7400

Our Travelers

  • Adults (18+) with developmental disabilities or mental health challenges
  • Individuals with physical disabilities who require assistance with personal care
  • Family members who want to travel with a loved one with a disability
  • Aging and maturing adults who need extra assistance

Who can travel with us?

Individuals with disabilities that are 18 years or older are eligible to travel with us. We also serve families who have family members with disabilities. Other eligibility considerations include:

  • Free of major medical or medically fragile conditions
  • Able to travel in a small group within the 1:3 or 1:4 staff-traveler ratio provided
  • Cooperative and considerate of others on the trip
  • Able to complete personal care needs with reminders or minimal assistance
  • Able to adjust to a change in the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control

Travelers whose needs fall outside the scope of our staff’s expertise will be asked to provide their PCA/ travel assistant or pay an additional fee for this service. Travelers requiring accessible transportation, wheelchair rental and additional personal care supports should contact our office.

Some travelers require special assistance; a Personal Care Assistant (PCA) is welcome to accompany the traveler. In exchange for their expertise and time, we will help defray vacation costs.

Contact Us for Questions

Ventures Travel
3600 Holly Lane N. #95
Plymouth, MN 55447

Phone: 952.852.0107
Toll Free: 866.692.7400

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Venture Travel, and its parent company True Friends, is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital or family status.

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True Friends Programs and Services: COVID-19 Update

True Friends has been receiving a variety of questions regarding the impact COVID-19 (Coronavirus) may have on our programs and services.

Following the MN state mandate, all True Friends locations are closed and services have been suspended until the “Stay At Home” order comes to a tentative close on April 10, 2020.

Unless noted below, all programs and services will be suspended through April 10, 2020. True Friends may tentatively resume onsite operations on Monday, April 13:

  • • The retreat program, Conference and Retreat, has suspended all services until May 17.
  • • The team building program, Team Quest, has suspended all services until May 17.
  • • The travel program, Ventures Travel, has suspended trips until April 30.
  • • Volunteer services is suspending volunteer opportunities until June 1.

True Friends will continue to follow the directions and protocols set by the CDC and WHO, as well as state and local agencies. If you have program specific questions or needs, please reach out to our staff who are working remotely to prepare for when program and services are back up and running again.

If you have any general questions or concerns please call 952.852.0101, Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ,or reach out to us via email at info@truefriends.org.

Thank you. We look forward to seeing you soon!

John LeBlanc, President and CEO