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CANA - Center for Africans Now in America, Inc.

Family Caregiver Training and Education

CANA - Burnsville

900 W 128th St, Ste 104, Burnsville, MN, 55337

(952) 356-2953


Service Details


Training and education provided to improve or maintain the health and wellbeing of a family caregiver and the quality of care he/she provides.

Caregiver Counseling includes coaching, guidance, or instructions directly related to providing care.

About This Location

Training may include instruction about:
* Treatment regimens
* Disease management
* Nutrition
* Personal/physical care
* Behavioral management
* Family dynamics
* Caregiver roles
* Use of equipment specified in the care plan
* Updates as appropriate to safely maintain the person at home

Learn more about this service when paid for under the Elderly Waiver (EW), Alternative Care (AC) or Essential Community Supports (ECS) programs in the Community-Based Services Manual.


  • Area Served by County
    • Anoka County 
    • Dakota County 
    • Hennepin County 
    • Ramsey County 
    • Scott County 
    • Washington County 
  • Memory and Cognitive Care
    • Special care program for memory loss, memory problems, dementia, or Alzheimer's 
  • Payment
    • Alternative Care Waiver (AC) 
    • Elderly Waiver (EW) 
    • Essential Community Supports (ECS) 
  • Specialization
    • Alzheimer's Disease 
    • Dementia 
    • Somali Community 


This is a service for family or friend caregivers such as a parent, spouse, children, relatives, foster family, in-laws, partners or friends.


If the care recipient has Elderly Waiver (EW), Alternative Care (AC) or Essential Community Supports (ECS) funding, the service plan (based on an assessment of your needs) determines which services are funded.

This service may be available through private pay or other funding.

Business Hours

8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday; 9:00am - 2:00pm, Saturday with appointments and walk-in services available

Area Served

Seven counties in the Twin Cities metro suburban areas: Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott and Washington. Rural Communities


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