Category Archives: Elder

The elders in the refugee communities seem to struggle the hardest. They have left much behind and it is difficult to find their place in a new culture that does not speak their language. Working is often not a possibility and elders stay home isolated and inactive while their extended family is working during the day. This often leads to depression.

Associated Clinic of Psychology (ACP)

Associated Clinic of Psychology (ACP) Five locations: in Apple Valley, Brooklyn Center, Minneapolis, St. Paul, and West St. Paul. See website for directions: http://www.acp-mn.com/locations.php Contact: (612) 925-6033 Somali Family and Youth Services is an arm of ACP now. They provide … Continue reading

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MN Network of Hospice and Palliative Care

The mission of the Network of Hospice and Palliative Care is to promote quality of life in our communities through advance care planning, palliative care and hospice. Services are available in various language and faith-based healing in various faiths is … Continue reading

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Health Commons at Dar Ul Quba

The Health Commons is drop-in center for residents of the Cedar Riverside area. It provides health-related education, links people to existing resources, and provides basic supplies for people who can’t afford them (all services are free!). The space is welcoming … Continue reading

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Ramsey County Developmental Disabilities

For eligibility information, contact: Sherry Berde, Ramsey County Social Services, Developmental Disabilities, 651-266-4458

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Hennepin County Developmental Disabilities

Hennepin County Services

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Rise

Many locations (see website): https://www.rise.org Description of Services: “Committed to community inclusion, employment, housing, and self-sufficiency for people who have significant disabilities and other barriers, including those who are refugees and immigrants.” “Rise supports people who have disabilities and other … Continue reading

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Metro Senior Center

Metro Senior Center 1209 Glenwood Ave North Minneapolis, MN 55405 Hours: Service hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Contact: 612 374 3383 or song@metroseniorcenter.com Description of Services: “The Center’s Objective Goals are to actively promote quality of … Continue reading

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MORE Multicultural School for Empowerment

MORE Multicultural School for Empowerment                                                    96 E. Wheelock Pkwy St. Paul, MN 55117 Tel. 651-487-2728 website Description of Services: MORE provides mental health therapy in the form of home visits or on-site appointments, case management, advocacy support services, Karen elder’s … Continue reading

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Community University Health Care Clinic

Community University Health Care Center 2001 Bloomington Ave. Mpls, MN 55404 Tel. 612-638-0700 Hours: M-F – 7:15am-5pm http://cuhcc.com Description of services: CUHCC provides medical, dental and mental health care services for you and your family (children, teens, adults, and elders). … Continue reading

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Marina Bluvshtein, PhD LP; MA LMFT

4900 Hwy. 169 N. Suite 309 New Hope, MN 55428 763-231-0333 Russian speaking Practice Description Immigration, post-immigration adjustment, cross-cultural issues, parenting, mood and anxiety disorders, life transitions, multi-generational family issues, aging, extended families concerns Office Information 4900 Highway 169 North … Continue reading

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Park ElderCenter

1505 Park Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55404 www.voamn.org/services/seniorservices/parkeldercenter/tabid/3011/default.aspx Center Tel: 612-339-7581 Hmong Elder Connections: 612-377-4472 Somali Community Connections: 612-455-2928 The Park ElderCenter is a place that offers a wide range of services to support the health and independence of older … Continue reading

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Minnehaha Adult Daycare Service Center, Inc.

2515 East 26th Street Minneapolis, MN 55406 Tel: 612-722-5295 Cell: 952-818-0570 Fax: 612-722-2671 Email: imohamed13@hotmail.com Executive Director: Idiris H. Mohamed Description of services: An adult daycare for Somali seniors. It meets all city, county, state and federal regulations and services … Continue reading

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Meisa Care Group; Senior Social Center

970 East Hennepin Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55414 Tel: 612-876-0680 info@meisagroup.com Description of services: Provides faith-based and culturally sensitive health care and social services for Muslim seniors  (65 and older).    Services include home to center transportation, health checks, nutritional Halal … Continue reading

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Hmong Elder Connections

Park ElderCenter 1505 Park Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55404 Tel: 612-455-0530 Fax: 612-339-7584 Bee Vue, Director bvue@voamn.org 612-377-4472 http://www.voamn.org/Default.aspx?tabid=2594 Volunteers of America Hmong Elder Connections offers cultural, educational and social experiences for seniors of the Hmong community to help preserve … Continue reading

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Hmong American Partnership

Main office: 1075 Arcade Street St. Paul, MN 55106 Tel: 651-495-9160 Fax: 651-495-1699 University Office 394 University Avenue W. St. Paul, MN 55103 Tel: 651-495-9160 Fax: 651-495-1699 Central Office 732 30th Ave SE Minneapolis, MN 55414   Main: 612-294-2460 Fax:   … Continue reading

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East African Social Center

Adult Day Care Program 1821 University Avenue West Suite 196 St. Paul, MN 55104 Tel: 651-646-1006 Fax: 651-328-5537 Description of services: The East African Social Center (EASC) is an East African culturally specific day care in Ramsey County. The center … Continue reading

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