Below are some helpful links for older adults in the GREATER Twin Cities.
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.
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.
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
Minnesota Seniors Resource Directory & Useful Links
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).
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.