Bhutanese Community Organization of Minnesota (BCOM)
Activities for Seniors
2499 Rice St, Ste 150, Roseville, MN, 55113-3783
Distance: 1034 Miles
Recreational activities for older adults to create social connections, learn new things and get involved in a variety of programs
Provides Special Access Services to community elders 60 years and older, especially Bhutanese refugee elders living in Twin Cities area
* English language and citizenship class
* Awareness about elder abuse
* Social connections and weekly socialization
* Referral and enrollment assistance to community services and resources
At Home Services
- Friendly visiting
- Household organization, paperwork sorting, etc.
- Assistance with community resources
- Title III
- Older adults
- Older adults with disabilities
- People with low income
Anybody 60 years and older
Title III funding in available in Ramsey County.
8:00am - 4:00pm
Twin Cities Metro Area
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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FT-1000.3300Immigrant Benefits Assistance Definition
Programs that provide assistance for non-citizens who are having difficulty understanding and/or obtaining access to the government-sponsored entitlement programs and social services for which they are eligible including housing programs, employment assistance and job training, medical assistance, and other government entitlements. The program may help these individuals understand the eligibility criteria for benefits and services, the benefits/services available, the payment process and the rights of beneficiaries; provide consultation and advice; help them complete benefits application forms; negotiate on their behalf with benefits administration and social service staff; and/or represent them in administrative processes or judicial litigation. Included are benefits counseling organizations that offer a range of advocacy services and legal aid programs that offer more formalized legal assistance.
HH-0500.8000-150English as a Second Language Definition
Programs that offer opportunities for non-English-speaking and limited-English-speaking adults to learn listening, speaking, reading and writing skills with an emphasis on developing the level of communication competence that is essential for adults who are living in a setting in which English is the primary language. Also included are programs that provide English language instruction for younger people.
PS-8000.6000Older Adult Social Clubs Definition
Organizations such that provide an opportunity for older adults to meet and socialize through dances, parties, picnics, barbecues and other companionable activities. Some organizations may also offer lecture series which address topics of interest to the membership or provide opportunities for involvement in charitable fundraising and other similar activities.
Individuals from other countries who have come to the United States to live permanently.
YH-0500.8140-120Bhutanese Community Definition
Individuals who are either citizens of Bhutan or who identify themselves as part of the Bhutanese community. Bhutan is a country in south Asia. The official language is Dzongkha.