ABOUT US For over 40 years the Northeast Senior Services, Inc. formerly North East Senior Citizen Resource Center has been helping seniors. We are a grassroots, 501(c)(3), non-profit organization started by local churches and community organizations in 1973 and formally incorporated in 1975. Our mission is “Helping Seniors Live Independently with Dignity”. Many committed volunteers make it possible for us to help seniors with rides, home repairs and other services that help seniors live independently in their homes.
Area served: Northeast Minneapolis, Saint Anthony Village, Columbia Heights and New Brighton.
Services that we provide include:
NE Senior Home Connection We connect seniors to no/low cost services and programs that help with:
*Troubleshooting Digital TV converter boxes and setup digital televisions *Applications for no/low cost home improvement programs for seniors. *Yard care, snow shoveling, minor home repairs, and housekeeping
by volunteers and/or low cost independent contractors. *Checking out local senior housing and tours of different senior housing options in our community.
*Signing up individuals for the Senior Legal Clinic for Real Estate Related Issues.
RIDES Seniors can receive rides to appointments. Our volunteer drivers provide over 1,300 door-to-door rides each year. Volunteer drivers provide rides in their own vehicles. We pick up seniors who live in Northeast Minneapolis, Columbia Heights, New Brighton and St. Anthony Village and drive them to the their appointments in the metro area. Cost—Suggested Donation $10.00. Call by NOON THURSDAY for rides starting the next Monday or after. Ride requests accepted up to three months in advance.
NE Senior Wellness We locate and make accessible services that help seniors improve their health and continue to live independently. *Information on resources available to help you stay in your home. *Referral to home health services in the neighborhood.
*Weekly exercise class especially for seniors.
*Foot clinics in the communities we serve.
STAY IN TOUCH The NE SENIOR CONNECTION newsletter, a quarterly newsletter of the Northeast Senior Services, Inc. provides senior specific information about resources and services. Call 612-781-5096 and ask to be added to the mailing list.
2580 Kenzie Terrace, Suite 2A, Saint Anthony, MN 55418 (located in Autumn Woods)
Really great people staff our office which is open from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday - Friday. Our answering machine works great 24 hours a day, so feel free to leave a message and we will call you back as soon as we can.
2017 Board of Directors
Michelle Banse Mark Grimes Cassandra Jessee-Horton Sirri Nomo Fr. Earl Simonson Nancy West
Our Mission: Helping Seniors Live Independently With Dignity Phone: 612-781-5096