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Lutheran Social Service - Senior Corps

Adult Companion Services

LSS Senior Corps - Twin Cities Metro Area

1605 Eustis St, Ste 406, St. Paul, MN, 55108-1219

Distance: 1064 Miles

(651) 310-9440

Website

http://www.lssmn.org/seniorcorps

Service Details

Description

Adult Companion Services are non-medical social support services for people with disabilities or older adults who need supervision, care or assistance.


When a person is on a disability waiver or the Alternative Care (AC) program and over the age of 18, companion services could include:
* Laundry
* Light housekeeping tasks
* Meal preparation
* Shopping
* Supervision
* Socialization


Learn more about this service when paid for under the waivers in the Community-Based Services Manual.


Additional Information

The Senior Companion Program offers companionship and visiting to the isolated elderly, including assistance with personal needs such as reading, letter writing, shopping, caregiver respite, transportation to medical appointments and other small errands.


Features

  • At Home Services
    • Friendly visiting 
  • Credentials/Qualifications of Enrolled Waiver Providers
    • National Companion Care Provider 
  • Licenses and Certifications
    • Chapter 245D License 
  • Payment
    • Alternative Care Waiver (AC) 
    • Brain Injury Waiver (BI) 
    • Community Access for Disability Inclusion Waiver (CADI) 
    • Community Alternative Care (CAC) Waiver 
    • Elderly Waiver (EW) 

Fees

If you have waiver or Alternative Care Program funding, the service plan (based on an assessment of your needs) determines which services are funded through your waiver.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Senior Companion services may be covered by:
* Elderly Waiver (EW) or Alternative Care (AC) funding for seniors 65 years of age or older and eligible for in-home services.
* UCare Minnesota for Seniors members (a Medicare Advantage plan offered through UCare).
* Other public health and community partners. Call (888) 205-3770 to find the public health or community partner for your location.


Business Hours

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


Area Served

Anoka, Benton, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Goodhue, Hennepin, Isanti, Kanabec, Ramsey, Scott, Sherburne, Stearns, Washington and Wright counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (651) 310-9440
Toll Free (888) 205-3770

Last Update

2/26/2020

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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