There are many support services available for people who need assistance to live in their home safely. To find services in your area, visit
MinnesotaHelp.info or call
There are many programs to help pay for home services.
Find out about in-home support services.
Here are the different kinds of services that are available:
Adult day services Provide a range of activities including outings, social events, meals or snacks, assistance with personal care and health monitoring. Typically, the services are provided Monday through Friday, half days or whole day options are common.
Chore services Services include heavy household chores such as washing floors or windows, moving heavy items and seasonal yard work.
Emergency call systems Devices that can be worn by persons to access help in an emergency situation.
Equipment and supplies Products provided through medical supply companies. Options range from canes, walkers, grab bars, incontinence supplies, wheelchairs and lift chairs.
Provide help to persons who are unable to prepare their own meals. To find a providers in your area, contact
Meals on Wheels
Homemaking Services include meal preparation, bed making, laundry, dusting, vacuuming, shopping and errands.
Services include help with eating, bathing, dressing, and personal hygiene. To find a home care provider, contact the
Minnesota Home Care Association
Respite careProvides a break for caregivers for a few hours or overnight.
Transportation There are a number of options for transportation for seniors or people with disabilities.