Resources & Technology

 

Here is a short list of good resources.  Visit:  www.mnhelp.info or call the Senior LinkAge Line @ 1-800-333-2433 to find others, and to learn about health insurance and/or publicly funded programs coverage for these items.  

 

  • ABLEDATA offers a database of assistive technology including aids for bathing, grooming, dressing, etc.,  low vision, controls,  medication assistance, communication devices, safety and security, etc. 

  • The Alzheimer’s Store offers products for the care of persons with Alzheimer’s or others needing assistance including products for bathing, medication dispensers, incontinence supplies, lift chairs, motion detectors, etc.   

  • The Minnesota STAR Program’s Technology Exchange  offers a database or "classified ads" service that connects sellers and donors of used assistive technology and those needing it.   Contact: 1-888-234-1267 or 1-800-627-3529 or 711 (Minnesota Relay). www.starprogram.state.mn.us