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Arrowhead Area Agency on Aging

Senior LinkAge Line®

221 W 1st St, Duluth, MN, 55802-1909

Distance: 1048 Miles

(800) 333-2433


Service Details


The Senior LinkAge Line® (SLL) is the State of Minnesota's source for free objective information and assistance for seniors and their families.

Experts at the Senior LinkAge Line® help Minnesotans with many age-related issues and can answer questions and help with:
* Health insurance counseling - including Medicare, long-term care planning, and prescription drug costs
* Forms assistance, including help applying for Medical Assistance and extra help with Medicare options
* Pre-admission screening for nursing facility admissions
* Long-term care insurance and planning
* Comparing other housing options
* Finding help and services in the community
* Moving out of a nursing home back into the community

The Senior LinkAge Line® is Minnesota's designated Long-Term Care Options Counseling service, State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP), Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP), and Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC).

The Senior LinkAge Line® is a service of the Minnesota Board on Aging. It is provided by six Area Agencies on Aging and serves all 87 counties in Minnesota. The Senior LinkAge Line® hotline uses a language line service and can take calls from people who speak languages other than English.

The Senior LinkAge Line® has a variety of volunteer roles, ranging from providing one-on-one health insurance counseling, to administrative office tasks, to presentations to the public. Training is provided to become a certified health insurance counselor.

Additional Information

To volunteer:
* Contact the Volunteer Coordinator, Lee Swenson, at (800) 333-2433 Ext: 81019 for Senior Linkage Line volunteer opportunities.
* *Volunteer to lead Juniper classes. Juniper provides evidence-based workshops to help people Live Well, Get Fit, and Prevent Falls in your local community. To learn more contact the Juniper Program Developer: Georgia Lane, (218) 529-7525 or

Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday

Area Served

Aitkin, Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake and St. Louis counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 722-5545
Toll Free (800) 232-0707

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