Services for Seniors and Caregivers

Adult “Behind the Wheel”

Behind-the-wheel instruction allows adults who would like to troubleshoot certain aspects/areas of driving to practice with an instructor. This is a perfect class if you have not driven for awhile due to health changes in your life. Call Laurie at 651-480-7689 to schedule and appointment. Cost: $50

 

Display Case Volunteers Needed

Do you, a friend or family member have a collection that you would be willing to share in our display case? If so, call Laurie at 651-480-7689.

 

Equipment Loan Program

The following items may be borrowed from the Senior Center on a short term basis for no fee: wheelchair, walker, or bath seat. Call 651-480-7689.

 

Medicare Counseling

Trained counselors assist in: Basics of Medicare, health insurance forms, Part D, assessing long-term care insurance options, Medical Assistance and more. Call 651-480-7689 for an appointment.

 

Notary

If a senior needs a document notarized, Laurie is a notary. The service is free. Please call the Senior Center, 651-480-7689, to make sure Laurie is in.

 

Senior Law Project

Kathy Eveslage, an attorney from Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services is available for consultation. Call M-F, 9 am–12 pm, 651-222-4731.

 

Senior Resource Directory

This directory is available FREE of charge. It lists service providers that will assist seniors in the Hastings Area. Stop by the Senior Center for your directory!

 

SMART Driver Program

Receive 10% off your automobile insurance premium!

Call the Senior Center for more information and schedules, 651-480-7689.

 

Transportation to the Senior Center

Upon arrival at the Center, seniors riding the Transit Link bus receive two coupons to cover their ride. Funding for this program is provided through the Hastings United Way. Transit Link Phone Number is 651-602-5465.

 

AARP Tax Assistance Program

Trained volunteeRed Hat Society Are you a wild and crazy woman 50 or over? Do you like to have fun, laugh and try new things? If so, you would be a wonderful addition to the Hastings Red Hat Spiralettes. Don your red hat and purple attire and call us at 651-480-7689.

 

Support Groups

Alzheimer’s Memory Loss   & Family Support Group

4th Wednesday of the month

Regina Wellness Conference Room

1:30 pm

Better Breathers Club

2nd Monday of the Month

(every other month)

2 pm

Caregiver Conversations

1st & 3rd Tuesday of the Month

12 pm

Grief Support Group

2nd & 4th Thursday of the Month

6 pm

Parkinson’s Support Group

3rd Wednesday of the Month

2 pm

Vision Loss Support Group

2nd Thursday of the Month

1 pm

 

 

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