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Adult Companion Services

MRCI WorkSource - Fairmont

701 Cory Ln, Fairmont, MN, 56031-1451

Distance: 965 Miles

(507) 238-4388

Website

https://www.mymrci.org

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.


About This Location

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.

Because service availability may be limited due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this service may be provided using phone calls or other technology to offer real-time contact and support.

Features

  • Payment
    • Alternative Care Waiver (AC) 
    • Brain Injury Waiver (BI) 
    • Community Access for Disability Inclusion Waiver (CADI) 
    • Community Alternative Care (CAC) Waiver 
    • Elderly Waiver (EW) 

Eligibility

Under Waiver Reimagine, personal supports and adult companion are streamlining into one service called individualized home supports without training as of January 1, 2021 (or upon federal approval).


For more information about individualized home supports and the transition throughout 2021, please visit the DHS manual page for individualized home supports and the FAQ section of the Waiver Reimagine website.


Please note: Waiver Reimagine simplified service changes are only for the disability waivers (BI, CAC, CADI, and DD) and will NOT affect the Elderly Waiver and its use of adult companion service.


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.


Business Hours

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


Area Served

Martin, Faribault and Watonwan Counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 238-4388
FAX (507) 238-4389

Last Update

9/14/2021

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