Aging and Disability Services
Home and Community Based Services Supervisor:
Jodi Johnson, PHN
411 Hiawatha Dr E
Wabasha, MN 55981
LONG TERM CARE CONSULTATION/MNCHOICES
Long term care consultations are available for all residents of the state of Minnesota to help people identify services they might need or want. A Public Health Nurse or Social Worker help people and their families choose services that reflect their needs and preferences.
The long term care consultation/MnCHOICES is free of charge.
Home and Community Based Services Staff provides the following:
- Information and education about local long term care options
- A home visit to assess needs and help plan services
- Information about public programs that can help pay for services
- PCA Assessments
- Transition assistance for people who want to return to the community setting after admission to a nursing home/ICF
The Home and Community Based Services Team will make a recommendation for community services or a nursing facility/ICF when community based services are not feasible. The person makes the final decision about services.
MinnesotaHelp is a website that can help people find resources for seniors and disabled individuals.
Senior Linkage Line 1-800-333-2433
Disability Hub 1-866-333-2466