Metropolitan Center for Independent Living (MCIL)
530 Robert St N, St. Paul, MN, 55101-2210
Distance: 950 Miles
Transitional Services are provided through a waiver to fund goods, deposits and moving expenses necessary and reasonable for a person to move from an eligible setting to a home they own or rent.
Transitional Services are typically short-term.
Covered services examples:
* Lease and rental deposits
* Essential furniture
* Utility set up fees and deposits
* Basic household items
* Personal items
* One-time pest and allergen treatment of the setting
Learn more about this service when paid for under the disability waivers in the Community-Based Services Manual and under the Elderly Waiver in the Community-Based Services Manual.
Metropolitan Center for Independent Living (MCIL) provides nursing home relocation coordination services to people with disabilities currently living in nursing homes who want to move back into the community to live independently.
MCIL advocates work with consumers to set up an Action Plan for transition into community living, including working together to plan and set up support services.
Help can include:
* Learning about a person's options for community living
* Coordinating services and supports needed to live independently, such as Personal Care Assistance (PCA) that can help a person with daily activities like bathing, dressing and eating
* Providing furniture and household items like bed sheets, towels and cooking equipment. They can also arrange for delivery of the items to a person's new home
- Assistance with community resources
Licenses and Certifications
- Approved by DHS as Meeting State Standards
- Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP) Enrolled Provider
- Case management
- Brain Injury Waiver (BI)
- Community Access for Disability Inclusion Waiver (CADI)
- Community Alternative Care (CAC) Waiver
- Developmental Disabilities Waiver (DD)
- Elderly Waiver (EW)
- Medicaid (Medical Assistance)
- Adults with disabilities
- Blind or visually impaired
- Brain Injury (BI)
- Deaf or hard-of-hearing
- Developmental disabilities
- Mental health
- Physical disabilities
Transitional Services is the name of a benefit only available through waiver programs.
There are similar programs available to people who are not on waivers.
Transitional Services serves people with disabilities currently living in nursing homes, ages 18-64.
This program can only serve residents who are on Medical Assistance (MA) and eligible for waiver funding.
To see if you qualify for help to move out of an institutional setting, call your county, tribe or health plan to request a MnCHOICES Assessment and Support Planning Eligibility Tool.
To get started with an Action Plan, call and arrange to meet with an individual from the Nursing Home Relocation Program.
Fees are covered by waiver programs, and there is no cost to the consumer.
8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
Primarily the Twin Cities seven-county metro area
ADA MN serves statewide.
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This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- ADA Minnesota Information
- Advocacy - Disabilities
- Case Management (Waiver)
- Disability Benefits 101 (www.DB101.org)
- Disability Hub MN
- Environmental Accessibility Adaptations (EAA) Home Install
- Home Modification - Ramp
- Homemaker Services
- Housing Access Coordination
- Independent Living Skills (ILS) Training
- Nursing Home Relocation
- Personal Care Assistant (PCA) Choice
- School to Adult Life Transition
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LR-1550Centers for Independent Living Definition
Consumer controlled, community based, cross disability, nonresidential agencies designed and operated within a local community by individuals with disabilities that provide an array of independent living services. All CILs provide five core services: information and referral, independent living skills training, peer counseling, individual and systems advocacy and transition. In addition, many CILs also offer transportation services, mobility training, personal assistance, housing and home modifications, recreation services, vocational programs, assistance in obtaining assistive technology equipment and other individualized services designed to increase and maintain independence.
NL-5000.3300Intermediate Care Facility/DD Transition Financing Programs Definition
Programs that are designed to assist individuals residing in intermediate care facilities for people with developmental disabilities (ICF/DD) to return to the community to live in a less restrictive setting. ICF/DD facilities are institutions that furnish health and rehabilitative services to people with developmental disabilities or related conditions in a protected, residential setting. Some transition programs are funded using Medicaid and therefore require that eligible participants be Medicaid recipients. Other programs have been created using state or local funds. The programs typically provide case management and, unless other funding sources are available, provide funding for and link program participants to existing home and community based services, home modification programs, assistive technology equipment, assisted living facilities or other supported housing options and/or other needed services.
NL-5000.6500Nursing Home Transition Financing Programs Definition
Programs that are designed to assist institutionalized residents, or those about to be discharged from a hospital to a nursing home, to return to the community to live in a less restrictive setting. Some transition programs are funded using Medicaid and therefore require that eligible participants be Medicaid recipients. Other programs have been created using state or local funds. The programs typically provide case management and, unless other funding sources are available, provide funding for and link program participants to existing home and community based services, home modification programs, assistive technology equipment, assisted living facilities or other supported housing options and/or other needed services.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YF-6000.6000Nursing Facility Residents Definition
Individuals who have recently been released from the hospital, are recovering from an illness or injury, have chronic illnesses or disabilities, or are frail elderly and require constant medical support, and who are residing in an intermediate care facility, a skilled nursing facility, a subacute care nursing facility or a special care inpatient unit.