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Neighbors In Action

Adult Companion Services

333 Main St, La Crescent, MN, 55947-1158

Distance: 787 Miles

(507) 895-5155

Website

https://www.neighborsinaction.net/volunteer

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 - http://www.dhs.state.mn.us/id_002442


Additional Information

Companionship is available to older adults who would benefit from a regular volunteer visitor. Volunteers can visit for up to two hours each week.


If more than two hours per week of service is needed, the Care Partner staffed service may be able to assist.


Features

  • 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:
Title III funding may also be available as short-term caregiver respite


Area Served

Houston County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 895-5155

Last Update

6/12/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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