Senior Linkage Line

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Senior LinkAge Line®

The Senior LinkAge Line® is a nationwide toll-free number (1-800-333-2433) that is answered Monday thru Friday from 8:00AM - 4:30PM by certified information and assistance specialists.

Senior LinkAge Line® is a free telephone information and assistance service, which makes it easy for older adults and their families to find community services. With a single call, people can find particular services near them or get help evaluating their situation to determine what kind of service might be helpful.

Information and Assistance Specialists direct callers to the organizations in their area that provide the services in which they are interested. Specialists can conduct three-way calls and offer follow-up as needed.

Specialists are trained health and human service professionals and receive certification in information and referral (aging specialization) from Boston University's Institute for Geriatric Social Work. They offer objective, neutral information about senior service and housing options.

Specialists are knowledgeable about:

  • Transportation
  • Housing
  • Home Health Care
  • Housework
  • Caregiver Support
  • Volunteering
  • Hospice
  • Food / Meal Delivery    
  • Legal Assistance
  • Financial Assistance
  • Snow / Lawn Care
  • Employment
  • Nursing Homes
  • Minor Home Repair
  • Medicare, Medical Assistance and Health Insurance   
  • Ombudsman and Advocacy Services
  • Prescription Drug Help
  • Area Agencies on Aging nationwide

The Senior LinkAge Line® (1-800-333-2433) is answered from 8:00AM to 4:30PM weekdays, and messages can be left after hours, 24 hours a day. 
TDD/TTY users call the Minnesota Relay Service at 7-1-1.
Non- or limited-English speaking callers can call the Senior LinkAge Line® which uses interpreters through Language Line Services.
Information about senior services can be found online at www.minnesotahelp.info®


For Information and assistance regarding services for older adults living in the Arrowhead Region, including Aitkin, Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake and St. Louis Counties, call the Senior LinkAge Line® at 1-800-333-2433.

MinnesotaHelp.info® is a statewide resource database containing information on more than 12,000 agencies providing such services as health care, education and recreation, retirement, disability and social service information. This Directory contains information on nonprofit and public health and human service programs and for-profit programs. The site walks consumers through six simple steps that lead them to service and housing options that may benefit them or family members, friends or clients.