Minnesota Seniors Online

Senior Resources
Phone Directory and Useful Links

Community Programs
ACCAP (Anoka County Community Action Program)
Senior LinkAge
Neighborhood Involvement Program (NIP Senior Program)
Senior Resources of Freeborn County
763-783-4747
800-333-2433
612-746-8549
507-377-7433
COMPUTER RELATED
Hennepin County Libraries offer Computer Classes   (Multiple Locations)   
Dentist - Non Profit
Apple Tree Dental - Has a mobile program
St. Paul Community Dental
763-784-7993
651-774-2959 or 651-925-8400
Employment
Care Providers Of Minnesota
Seniors4Hire
Senior Job Bank

Experience Works
Face to Face Solutions (looking for people who enjoy having fun!)
Minnesota Unemployed
Quintessential Careers
SHiFT
Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)

Seniors Helping Seniors - Ramsey County
Seniors Helping Seniors - Hennepin County
Seniors Helping Seniors - Southern Counties (Olmstead, Mower)

Tall Grass Talent Group  - Click Here for a Flyer

952-854-2844


651-493-6833
952-431-8895


612-781-6011
877-872-5627

651-274-4285
763-694-0165
507-396-8060
800-768-4650
fOOD pROGRAMS and Food Shelves
East Side Neighborhood Services (low income 55+ seniors Henn Cnty)
Fare For All
Food Assistance & Nutrition type in Food Assistance in search field
Impact Services (Andover)
Kingswood Church - Hope for the Community
Kosher Meals On Wheels - L'Chaim Seniors Services
Loaves and Fishes
Lutheran Social Services
Meals On Wheels

Meals On Wheels (Blaine/Coon Rapids)
Meals On Wheels - Buffalo (ask for ext. 39)
Minnesota Food HelpLine

Minnesota Food Share
MN Department of Human Services County Office Directory
Senior Linkage

Hunger Free Minnesota

Hunger Solutions Minnesota
Emergency Food Shelf Network
Greater Lake Country Food Bank
Second Harvest Heartland

Senior Dining at East Side Neighborhood House
Seniors Farmers' Market Nutrition Program
STEP (St. Louis Park Emergency Program)
Store to Door

612-788-9521
800-582-4291
800-333-2433
763-236-8718
763-757-4266
952-546-0616
612-377-9810
800-488-4146
612-623-3363

763-489-3608
763-682-1434
888-711-1151
612-721-8687

800-333-2433

651-282-0888
651-486-9860
763-450-3860
612-340-9694
651-484-5117 or 651-209-7980
612-787-4093
651-201-6648
952-925-4899
651-642-1892
fORECLOSURE aSSISTANCE/iNFO
Coon Rapids Mortgage Assistance Foundation
Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Senior Linkage 
MN Department of Human Services County Office Directory

ACCAP (Anoka County Community Action Program)
763-767-6420
800-225-5342
800-333-2433

763-783-4747
fUEL aSSISTANCE pROGRAMS
Center For Energy and Environment
Minnesota Energy Resources
Minnesota Energy Assistance Hotline (Statewide)
Senior Linkage  
MN Department of Human Services County Office Directory

ACCAP (Anoka County Community Action Program)
612-335-5884
800-889-9508
800-657-3710
800-333-2433

763-783-4747
gENERAL iNFORMATION
Administration of Aging
Aging Services of MN - Aging 101
Minnesota State Council on Disability
Minnesota State Retirement System

Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging
National Institute on Aging
202-619-0724
651-645-4545
651-361-7800
651-296-2761
651-641-8612
800-222-2225
Hearing resources
Communication Services for the Deaf
DeafBlind Services Minnesota


Starkey Hearing Foundation
Telephone Equipment Distribution Program (TED) (Provides assistive telephone equipment at NO CHARGE to those who have difficulty using a regular telephone) send an email:  ted.program@state.mn.us
 
877-456-7589
612-362-8454 or
TTY 612-362-8422


866-354-3254
800-657-3663 or
651-431-5945
Home improvement
Community Fix-Up Fund (Low-income Home Imp. Financing prog.)
Rebuilding Together Twin Cities
Neighborhood Involvement Program (NIP Senior Program)
HandyWorks (Northeast Minneapolis)
HandyWorks (South & Southeast Minneapolis)
Household & Outside Maintenance for Elderly (H.O.M.E.)

  (Bloomington, Richfield, Edina, Eden Prairie & Minnetonka)
800-710-8871
651-776-4273
612-746-8549
612-276-1578
612-721-8687Ext 246
952-888-5530
hOMELESS sHELTER
People Serving People
MN Department of Human Services County Office Directory

Sharing and Caring Hands
612-332-4500

612-338-4640
hOUSING iNFORMATION
Housing Link (Low Income Housing) - General Info
National Center for Assisted Living
Senior Linkage 

Minneapolis Public Housing Authority for Senior Housing
MN Department of Human Services County Office Directory

The MN Housing Finance Agency
Minnesota Section 8 Housing Directory (Statewide)
South St. Paul Housing and Redevelopment Authority

612-522-2500
202-842-4444
800-333-2433

612-342-1400
800-657-3769
651-296-9832
612-370-3087
651-554-3270
iNSURANCE & fINANCIAL iNFORMATION
Benefits Checkup
Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP)

Minnesota Department of Health Medical Assistance
Medicaid
Medicare

Medicare NewsWatch
Medicare Rights Center

Minnesota Health Insurance Counseling Program
Minnesota Department of Human Services
MN Department of Human Services County Office Directory
Minnesota Prescription Drug Program
Minnesota Seniors Health Options (MSHO)

Partners In Community Supports (PICS)
Senior LinkAge
Social Security Administration
Social Security and Disability Resource Center
Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
What is Medicare? Medicare Part A, B, C & D






651-431-2670
800-633-4227


800-333-2433
651-431-2670
651-431-2000
800-333-2433
651-431-2517

651-967-5060
800-333-2433
800-772-1213
800-772-1213
 

lEGAL hELP
Consumer and Elder Law Information
Elder Law Answers
Judicare of Anoka County
Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis
Legal Aid Society of Minnesota (contact your County's Human Services office)
Minnesota Legal Services Coalition
MN Department of Human Services County Office Directory

Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services
617-542-8010
866-267-0947
763-783-4970
612-332-1441


651-228-9105

651-224-7301

Low Income Senior Services
ACCAP Chores & More
ACCAP Senior Companion
ACCAP Senior Outreach
Dakota County Chore Program (DARTS)
Elderly Waiver Program (Home Health Care)
HandyWorks (Northeast Minneapolis)

HandyWorks (South & Southeast Minneapolis)
Household & Outside Maintenance for Elderly (H.O.M.E.)

  (Bloomington, Richfield, Edina, Eden Prairie & Minnetonka)
National Senior Citizen Law Center

 
763-783-4747
763-783-4747
763-783-4747
651-455-1560
800-333-2433
612-276-1578
612-721-8687Ext 246
952-888-5530

202-289-6976
 

nON-pROFIT hEALTH oRGANIZATIONS
Aging Service of MN
Alzheimer's Association
Alzheimer's Disease Education
American Cancer Society
American Chronic Pain Association
American Council of the Blind

American Diabetes Association
American Heart Association
American Hospice Foundation
American Lung Association
American Red Cross

Anoka County Community Health & Environmental Svcs.
Arthritis Foundation
Dakota County Public Health
Jewish Family and Children's Services
Hospice Patients Alliance
MedicAlert Foundation
Mental Health Association of Minnesota

Minnesota HomeCare Association
National Osteoporosis Foundation
National Stroke Association
Starkey Hearing Foundation
Vision Loss Resources
651-645-4545
800-272-3900
800-438-4380
800-227-2345
800-533-3231
800-424-8666

800-342-2383
800-242-8721
202-223-0204
651-227-8014
612-871-7676

763-422-7036
800-283-7800
952-891-7524
952-546-0616
616-866-9127
888-633-4298
651-493-6634

651-635-0607
800-223-9994
800-787-6537
800-648-4327
612-871-2222
Parkinson's Info
Parkinson Association of Minnesota
Step Stone Group, Inc.
Parkinson's Referral Center of Minnesota by Allina

Parkinson's Support Groups in Minnesota
763-545-1272
952-233-1474

763-545-1272

Prescription/pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy Health Savings Pass
Minnesota Drug Card
1-888-607-4287
 
Senior Associations/programs
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)

Anoka County Senior Services/Information

Care Providers Of Minnesota
Minnesota HomeCare Association 

National Council on the Aging
Seniors Coalition
Senior Linkage (Toll Free)
888-687-2277 or
TTY 877-434-7598
763-783-4707
952-854-2844
651-635-0607
202-479-1200
202-261-3594
800-333-2433
Senior Protective Services
Adult Protective Services
Hennepin County Adult Protection Services
National Center on Elder Abuse
National Center of State United for Aging & Disability
MN Department of Human Services Adult Protection
877-767-2385
612-348-8526
302-831-3525
202-898-2586
651-431-2609
Special Interests
Artsy Smartsy Class
Minnesota Creative Arts and Aging Network
Elder Care Information (Ask Dr. Marion)
651-334-3997
763-560-5199
Tax Help
AARP Tax Aid Program
Also Check your local Senior Community Center for Tax help for Seniors

 
tRANSPORTATION
Metro Mobility
Transit Link
Anoka County Commute Solutions
Anoka County Traveler
Anoka County Volunteer Transportation
ACCAP (Anoka County Community Action Program)

East Side Neighborhood Services

Northstar Commuter Coach
Southwest Transit
Chisago-Isanti County Heartland Express
L'Chaim Seniors Services
Metro Transit

Minnesota Valley Transit Authority
Dakota Area Resources & Transportation for Seniors (DARTS)
Senior Linkage 
Canvas Health Transportation
Lionmobile Transportation (White Bear Lake Only)

Wright County Transportation Services

651-602-1000
651-602-5465
763.862.4260

651-602-1170
763-422-7087
763-783-4747

612-787-4012

612-373-3333
952-949-2287
763-689-8131
952-546-0616
612-373-3333

952-882-7500
651-455-1560
800-333-2433
651-275-4300
651-653-3122

763-684-2343

vETERANS iNFORMATION
U.S. Veterans Affairs Department 612-725-2000
vETERinary / Pet Needs
Kindestcut  Low cost Spay/Neuter for pets for people in need
Pet Food Stamps (Free Pet Food for Low Income Families)
763-489-7729
845-499-2198
vision loss resources
Blind Inc. 612-872-0100 or
800-597-9558
DeafBlind Services Minnesota 612-362-8454 or
TTY 612-362-8422
Foundation Fighting Blindness 800-683-5555
Minnesota State Services for the Blind -- Services for Seniors 651-259-7114
National Federation of the Blind 612-872-9363 or
410-659-9314
Vision Loss Resources 612-871-2222
Volunteering/donating
AARP TaxAide Program 763-767-3347
Aging Services for Communities - Southern Counties 507-364-5663
Animal Humane Society 763-522-4325
Anoka County Historical Society 763-421-0600
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Twin Cities 651-789-2400
Catholic Eldercare 612-362-2492
Courage Center 763-520-0214
Experience Corps 952-945-4164
Greater Twin Cities United Way 612-340-7400
InnerCity Tennis 612-584-4736
Kinship Greater Minneapolis 612-588-4655
Let's Go Fishing With Seniors 651-674-4994
Loaves and Fishes 612-377-9810
Lutheran Social Services
 - Foster Grandparents
 - Senior Companions
651-310-9440
1-888-205-3770
Meals On Wheels 612-623-3363
Memorial Blood Centers 651-332-7228
Mentoring Partnership of Minnesota 612-370-9180
Minneapolis SeniorNet (teach computer classes) 612-659-6253
Minnesota Senior Corps   & RSVP 651-310-9448
NIP Seniors Program (Neighborhood Involvement Program) 612-746-8549
Open Arms of Minnesota 612-872-1152
Opportunity Partners 952-938-5511
PATH MN

 
Main Office: 763-271-1670
Bemidji: 218-333-8000
Duluth: 218-722-6106
Rochester: 507-280-0304
St. Cloud: 320-529-0862
Rise 763-786-8334
Salvation Army 651-746-3400
Seniors Helping Animal Rescues Everywhere  
Store to Door 651-642-1892
Tamarisk 763-572-1950
Toys For Joy 763-757-7230
Vision Loss Resources 612-871-2222
White Bear Area Emergency Food Shelf 651-407-5310