Household & Outside Maintenance for Elderly (HOME)

home maintenance“Thanks to Senior Community Services, I can live in my own home longer and enjoy my neighborhood. I am so grateful.” – Helen

Helping you take care of the place you call home.

Senior Community Services (Household and Outside Maintenance for Elderly) mobilizes open-hearted people to bring you affordable home maintenance and chore services delivered by trusted professionals and community volunteers.

The goal of the HOME program is to provide low cost services to help seniors continue to live independently in their own homes. Our network of reliable workers and volunteers provide indoor and outdoor chore services to residents ages 60 and older in many of the suburban communities of Hennepin County.

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HOME can help with:

Housekeeping:
• Dusting
• Sweep/mop floors
• Clean kitchen & bathroom surfaces
• Laundry
• Grocery Shopping
Handyman Tasks:
• Change light bulbs
• Install grab bars
• Minor plumbing
• Check carbon monoxide/smoke detectors
• Change furnace filters
• Hang wall decor/mirrors
Outdoor:
• Snow shoveling
• Lawn mowing
•Seasonal yard work
•Window washing
Painting:
• Interior
• Exterior

Home Health & Safety Assessments:

Let our trusted staff come in and assess your home for fall risks and minor repair work. Afterwards, you will receive a report with practical steps you can take to reduce falls and make your home safer. Our team of handypersons can work with you to complete needed repairs and safety improvements. Be proactive about fall prevention and call 952-746-4046 to schedule an appointment today.


Service Area

Bloomington
Brooklyn Center
Brooklyn Park
Crystal
Deephaven
Eden Prairie
Edina
Excelsior
Golden Valley
Greenwood
Hopkins
Long Lake
Maple Grove
Minneapolis
Minnetonka
Minnetonka Beach
Mound
New Hope
Orono
Osseo
Plymouth
Richfield
Robbinsdale
Shorewood
Spring Park
St. Louis Park
Tonka Bay
Wayzata
Woodland

What does it cost?

HOME is able to offer services based on a sliding fee scale. This means seniors contribute to the cost of the service based on their monthly income and ability to pay. HOME also accepts some insurance payments as well as the Elderly Waiver and the Alternative Care Grant.

How do I get started?

For program details, please contact us at 952-746-4046 or email. We’ll be happy to help.

HOME brochure    2015 Fall Newsletter

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