Resources for Seniors
Association of American Retired Persons (AARP)
Habitat for Humanity - Brush with Kindness
House painting services for those with low-income.
ICA Food Shelf
Local agency support, referrals, food, employment and financial services.
National Center on Elder Abuse
Directed by the U.S Administration on Aging, the NCEA provides information regarding research, training, best practices, news and resources on elder abuse, neglect and exploitation to professionals and the public.
Nutritional Assistance Program for Seniors (NAPS)
Free food for qualified low-income senior adults. Call 1-877-500-8699.
Property Tax Deferral Program for Senior Citizens
Persons age 65 and older with household incomes less than $60,000.
Contact the Minnesota Department of Revenue for guidelines at 651-556-6088.
Referrals to resources such as: food banks, government services, shelters, job searches, and more.
Senior Community Services
An agency whose mission is to develop, coordinate and provide service including household and outside maintenance for the elderly, Medicare health insurance counseling, senior outreach and more.
Senior Housing Directory
Find community resources, home care services and retirement planning.
Senior LinkAge Line
A free statewide service of the Minnesota Board on Aging in partnership with Minnesota's area agencies on aging. The Senior LinkAge Line assists older Minnesotans and caregivers, by connecting them to local services such as home delivered meals, housekeeping, legal assistance and more. Call 1-800-333-2433.
United Way 211
Greater Twin Cities United Way offers free and confidential community resources and social services. Call 211.
Adult Continuing Education
Be a life-long learner through educational programming opportunities at Hopkins Community Education. Some new class offerings in 2021 are:
- Learn to ZOOM and Google Meet
- Know Your Somali Neighbor
- LGBTQ+ Lives, Art, History and Progress through the Decades
Minnesota Senior News
ACT on Alzheimer's
Dementia awareness resources.
Brighter Days Grief Center
Fitness and Health
Medical Equipment Loan
- Goodwill Industries loans wheelchairs, walkers, etc. Call 651-379-5922.
- Hopkins VFW has walkers, wheelchairs, canes, etc. Call 952-938-9916.