Below are some helpful links for older adults in the GREATER Twin Cities.

Helpful Apps

Life360 (Free with pay upgrades) – Life360 brings your family closer with smart features designed to protect and connect the people who matter most. Create private circles, share locations get smart notifications.

My House of Memories  (Free) -The My House of Memories app lets you explore objects from the past and share memories together. It’s been designed for, and with, people living with dementia and their carers.

Red Panic Button (Free)  – The app will immediately send an SMS and an E-MAIL with your GPS coordinates in a Google Maps link to all your emergency contacts. Get out of trouble, find a loved one or help others with only ONE button push on your phone screensaver.


Housing Link (Free) – Simplifying affordable housing. Housing options in different Twin Cities neighborhoods for families participating in the Section 8 voucher and public housing programs.

Cybersecurity Guides

InMyArea (Free) – Senior citizens are losing $2.9 billion each year due to online scams. Help protect yourself or your loved ones with these step-by-step easy to follow guides to help with the essentials.

Senior Care Guide

Guide to Senior Care Affordability and Financial Resource in Minneapolis (Free) – This guide provides information on the cost of senior care in Minneapolis. It also offers an in-depth look at financial assistance programs and low-cost senior housing options in the Twin Cities. 

Tax and Financial Resources

Prepare + Prosper (Free)
Financial Wellness for Everyone. 
Combining the power of caring volunteers, training, and expert advice to make financial wellness easier.

Minnesota Seniors Resource Directory & Useful Links

Minnesota Seniors (Free) – A comprehensive directory of aging in place services, events, housing, health care, and more!

Assisted Living In Minnesota

Guide to Senior Care Resources in Minnesota (Free) – This comprehensive site provides useful information and directories pan-Minnesota.






Meals on Wheels – Provides nutritious food, a wellness check and the personal connection that helps older adults stay healthy and independent in their own homes.

MyPlate – Set nutrition goals and create menus, from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Heat Assistance

HeatShare Minnesota – HeatShare provides energy assistance on a year-round basis for natural gas, fuel oil, propane, electricity, and furnace checkup and repairs (Twin Cities area only for furnace repairs).

Health and Wellness

American Academy of Audiology – Information about hearing loss and options.

Department of Human Services – Programs, advocacy and resources for the hard of hearing.

Limitless Cycling – Limitless Cycling brings adaptive bicycles to seniors, veterans, and the less-abled to provide social interaction, movement, and the love of the outdoors within our community.

National Center on Elder Abuse – Red flags of abuse and what you can do if you suspect an elder is being abused.

Prevention.com – Keep your mind sharp with tips and fun challenge games.

Vision Loss Resources – Provides services, skills and community of support to aid in reclaiming life after vision loss.

Substance Abuse And Addiction In The Elderly – Provides information, knowledge, resources, and treatment recommendations. 

Find the 10 Best Drug Rehab Centers In Minnesota.

Web MD – Information on all kinds of health issues.

Minnesota Medicare Advantage Plans – Helping You Navigate Medicare Advantage Plans

Minnesota Senior LinkAge Line (800) 333-2433 Understanding Medicare can sometimes be complicated. If you need fair and unbiased help, you can call Minnesota’s Senior LinkAge Line® at 1-800-333-2433

Enrichment and Support Groups

Prime Timers Minneapolis/St. Paul – Social, educational, and cultural organization for mature gay and bisexual men.

Senior Recovery Program – Nonprofit organization providing a unique and comprehensive recovery program for men and women, 50 years of age or older, who are abusing or have become dependent on alcohol or drugs.

Vital Aging Network – Helps older adults be self-sufficient, live fulfilling and meaningful lives, and contribute to vital communities.

Advance Care Directives

Honoring Choices Minnesota – Information on advance care directives and downloadable forms.

Minnesota Network of Hospice and Palliative Care – Information on health care directives and downloadable forms.

Spiritual Growth

The Center for Spirituality and Healing – Offers information on integrating complementary and conventional care to enrich the health and well-being of individuals, organizations and communities.


Technology | Tips (Free) – A Senior’s Guide to Navigating Tech Issues in 2021


Moving for Seniors | The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Move (Free)

These moving tips for seniors can make the process much easier.

Aging In Place

Aging in Place (Free) is a resource hub for seniors and their families to learn more about the specific aspects of aging in place.