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Allina Health

Community Aging in Place - Advancing Better Living for Elders (CAPABLE)

New Ulm Medical Center

1324 5th St N, New Ulm, MN, 56073

Distance: 1003 Miles

(507) 387-1256 Ext: 110

Website

https://mnraaa.org/capable-program

Service Details

Description

A team of a nurse, an occupational therapist and a handy worker addresses both the home environment and uses the strengths of the older adults themselves to improve safety and independence.
* Provides minor home modifications
* The goal is to decrease difficulty with Activities of Daily Living, reduce symptoms of depression, and improve motivation


This project is funded by a Minnesota Department of Human Services Live Well at Home Grant.


Features

  • Specialization
    • Older adults 

Eligibility

* Age 65 years and older
* Own your own home and live in Brown County
* Do not have the means to afford home modifications
* Cognitively intact or have only mild cognitive impairment to be able to participate in the brainstorming and action planning process
* Some or a lot of difficulty in performing Activities of Daily Living (ADL), such as bathing, dressing, grooming, or walking across a small room


Application Instructions

To enroll contact Lindsay Lankford at lindsay.lankford@allina.com or call (507) 387-1256 Ext: 110


Area Served

Brown County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 217-5000
Home Care / Hospice (507) 217-5555
Main - Medical Clinic (507) 217-5011
Toll Free (800) 795-1211
Toll Free - Financial Assistance (800) 859-5077

Last Update

5/25/2022

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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