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 connect seniors to:
*No/low cost home improvement programs for seniors. *Yard care, snow shoveling, minor home repairs and housekeeping done by screened independent contractors.
*Tours of local senior housing communities.
*The Legal Clinic for Real Estate Related Issues. Call for an appointment.
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.
*Foot clinics in the communities we serve.
*Health Insurance Counseling available in local communities monthly (for Medicare).
*The annual Gadget Fair, a place to see and touch gadgets that can make your life easier.
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.
900 42nd AVE NE #317, Columbia Heights MN 55421
(located in Crestview on 42nd) dial code 59 to request entry
Really great people staff our office which is open from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday - Friday (Closed Holidays). 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. Always call first before stopping by, to make sure we are in.
2018 Board of Directors
Mark Grimes, President
Michelle Robbins, Secretary
Cassandra Jessee-Horton, Treasurer Sirri Nomo, M.D. Rev. Jo Bauman
Our Mission: Helping Seniors Live Independently With Dignity Phone: 612-781-5096