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Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

Senior LinkAge Line®

201 N Broad St, Ste 102, Mankato, MN, 56001-3569

Distance: 418 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.


Business Hours

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


Area Served

Primarily serves Big Stone, Blue Earth, Brown, Chippewa, Cottonwood, Faribault, Jackson, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Le Sueur, Lincoln, Lyon, Martin, McLeod, Meeker, Murray, Nicollet, Nobles, Pipestone, Redwood, Renville, Rock, Sibley, Swift, Waseca, Watonwan, and Yellow Medicine counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 387-1256 Business Hours
FAX (507) 387-6223
National ElderCare Locator (800) 677-1116 Business Hours

Last Update

5/20/2019

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