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Central Minnesota Council on Aging

Senior LinkAge Line®

250 Riverside Ave N, Ste 300, Sartell, MN, 56377-2129

Distance: 1166 Miles

(800) 333-2433

Website

http://www.mnaging.org/advisor/SLL.htm

Service Details

Description

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

Volunteer opportunities are available.


Application Instructions

To volunteer, call for an application.


Business Hours

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


Area Served

Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena and Wright Counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (320) 253-9349
FAX (320) 253-9576
Toll Free - Senior Linkage Line (800) 333-2433

Last Update

6/3/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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