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Senior Community Services

Chore Services - Yard Work, Snow Removal, Handyman, Home Repair, Cleaning (HOME Program)

10201 Wayzata Blvd, Ste 335, Minnetonka, MN, 55305

(952) 767-7896

Website

https://seniorcommunity.org/services/home-program

Service Details

Description

Chore Services include help to keep your home clean, sanitary, and safe. These services are more heavy-duty than homemaker services.


Additional Information

Provides affordable homemaking, home maintenance, yard work and snow removal services. Services are provided by paid hourly staff, volunteers and skilled workers.


Handyperson Tasks:
* Change light bulbs and furnace filters
* General maintenance and repair
* Install grab bars
* Minor plumbing repairs
* Minor electrical repairs
* Check carbon monoxide/smoke detectors, and battery replacement
* Hang wall decorations/mirrors
* Minor carpentry
* Indoor painting


Yard Tasks:
* Lawn mowing
* Seasonal yard work, raking, spring yard cleanup
* Window washing
* Exterior painting
* Snow removal
* Weeding and gardening
* Light outdoor chores


Housekeeping Tasks:
* Dusting
* Sweep, vacuum & mop floors
* Clean kitchen & bathroom surfaces
* Laundry & change bed linens
* Grocery shopping
* General errands


About This Location

Examples are:
* Moving large furniture
* Snow removal
* Dumpster rental or refuse disposal
* Extermination and pest control
* General indoor and outdoor home maintenance - snow removal, lawn care, etc.
* Grocery delivery
* Heavy household chores - securing loose rugs, washing floors, windows and walls
* Moving or removing large household items and heavy appliances in order to provide safe access to and exit from the home
* Packing the person's belongings
* Rearranging or securing household items in order to prevent injuries or falls

If you have waiver, Alternative Care (AC) or Essential Community Supports (ECS) program funding, the service plan (based on an assessment of your needs) determines which services are funded through your waiver or program

Learn more about this service when paid for under the waivers, AC or ECS program in the Community-Based Services Manual.

Features

  • At Home Services
    • Housekeeping 
  • Payment
    • Alternative Care Waiver (AC) 
    • Brain Injury Waiver (BI) 
    • Community Access for Disability Inclusion Waiver (CADI) 
    • Community Alternative Care (CAC) Waiver 
    • Developmental Disabilities Waiver (DD) 
    • Elderly Waiver (EW) 
    • Essential Community Supports (ECS) 
    • Private pay 
    • Sliding fee scale 
    • Title III 

Eligibility

Anybody aged 60 and over, regardless of income, residing in the service area.


Services cover the cities of: Albertville, Big Lake, Bloomington, Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Buffalo, Champlin, Crystal, Deephaven, Eden Prairie, Edina, Elk River, Excelsior, Golden Valley, Greenwood, Hanover, Hopkins, Long Lake, Maple Grove, Medicine Lake, Minneapolis, Minnetonka, Minnetonka Beach, Monticello, Mound, New Hope, Orono, Osseo, Otsego, Plymouth, Richfield, Robbinsdale, Rockford, Rogers, Shorewood, Spring Park, St. Michael, St. Louis Park, Tonka Bay, Wayzata, and Woodland.


Application Instructions

Apply online or download the application and return by mail.


Fees

Private Pay
Offers 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.


Title III grant funding is available for Hennepin, Carver, Sherburne and Wright county residents.


Business Hours

8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Hennepin County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (952) 541-1019

Last Update

11/9/2022

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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