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Cardinal of Minnesota, Ltd.

Caregiver Living Expenses

Cardinal of Minnesota, Ltd - Office

3008 Wellner Dr NE, Rochester, MN, 55906-8427

Distance: 1007 Miles

(507) 281-1077


Service Details


Under the disability waivers, certain expenses for a live-in caregiver may be covered through the Caregiver Living Services benefit. In order to receive this service, a person must live in their own home, have a personal caregiver residing in the same home and be an adult. The caregiver must be unrelated and provide an approved service.

Eligible expenses include the caregiver's share of rent and meals.

Learn more about this service when paid for under the waivers in the Community-Based Services Manual.


  • Licenses and Certifications
    • Contracted through county or tribal Human Services agency 
    • Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP) Enrolled Provider 
  • Payment
    • Brain Injury Waiver (BI) 
    • Community Access for Disability Inclusion Waiver (CADI) 
    • Community Alternative Care (CAC) Waiver 
    • Developmental Disabilities Waiver (DD) 


This service is only available to adults living in their own home with live-in caregivers who receive any of these services through a waiver:    
* Adult Companion Services
* Consumer Directed Community Supports (CDCS)
* Extended home care nursing
* Extended Personal Care Assistance (PCA)
* Independent Living Skills (ILS) Training
* Individualized home supports
* Personal Support
* Supported Living Services (SLS)

Application Instructions

Ask your waiver case manager about accessing Caregiver Living Expenses.


If you have waiver funding, the service plan (based on an assessment of your needs) determines which services are funded through your waiver.

Area Served

Olmsted, Dodge, Fillmore, Mower and Winona counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 281-1077
FAX (507) 281-1127

Last Update


Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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