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Community Action Partnership of Hennepin County

Community Action Partnership of Hennepin County, formerly known as Community Action Partnership of Suburban Hennepin (CAPSH), works to establish services, programs and partnerships that address poverty and increase family and economic stability in Hennepin County. Services include: energy assistance, home ownership programs, tax assistance, legal services, financial counseling, housing stabilization, supportive services for veteran families and more.

8800 Highway 7, Suite 401
St. Louis Park
952-933-9639

Eden Prairie Professionals in Aging

Eden Prairie Professionals in Aging (EPPIA) is a collaborative of local service providers in the field of aging. Access links to high-quality providers of health care, housing, social services, leisure and education for older adults and their families.

Emergency Repair Program for Seniors

Home improvement grants are available for Eden Prairie homeowners 60 years or older who need emergency home repairs. Residents may be eligible for loans of up to $5,000 that are forgiven after three years. To qualify for this grant, applicants must own and live in their Eden Prairie home, meet household income limits and have an eligible emergency repair. Eligible repairs include water heaters, furnaces and central air conditioners, and accessibility upgrades such as grab bars and handrails. For more information or to apply for this grant, please contact Jeanne Karschnia at 952-949-8486.

Home and Outside Maintenance for Elderly

H.O.M.E. is a service offered to those who need help with yard work, painting or household chores. Call H.O.M.E. at 952-888-5530 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

HOME Line

Home Line provides free legal, organizing, education and advocacy services so that tenants throughout Minnesota can solve their own rental housing problems. The program works to improve public and private policies relating to rental housing by involving affected tenants in the process.
3455 Bloomington Avenue
Minneapolis
612-728-5767

Meals on Wheels

Get nutritionally balanced, tasty meals delivered weekdays around noon. Deliveries may be short- or long-term. No limitations apply. Cost is $4.50 per meal or less if you qualify for a Hennepin County waiver. Call 952-835-1655 or email Meals on Wheels for more information.

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PROP (People Reaching Out to People)

PROP is a volunteer-driven agency serving residents of Eden Prairie and Chanhassen. PROP operates a food shelf, provides emergency financial assistance, and offers short-term case management, as well as resources and support to regain self-sufficiency.
14700 Martin Drive
Eden Prairie
952-937-9120

PROP Shop

The PROP Shop provides free clothing, household goods and furniture to Eden Prairie and Chanhassen residents in need. The PROP Shop also operates a donation center where members of the community can help by donating goods, volunteering and shopping at the resale store.

15195 Martin Drive
Eden Prairie
952-934-2323

Senior Community Services

Senior Community Services (SCS) provides seniors and their families with counseling and outreach services. Staff member meet with families in their homes to discuss personal family issues and to help seniors remain independent.
10201 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 335 
Minnetonka
952-541-1019

Senior LinkAge Line

Maintaining independence as you grow older can be challenging. The Metro Area Agency on Aging (MAAA) delivers Senior LinkAge Line services in partnership with the Minnesota Board on Aging, connecting you with transportation, chore help, meals, housing options, legal services and more. Call 800-333-2433 for more information.

Senior Outreach

Senior Outreach provides in-home counseling and case management to frail elderly and their families so seniors can stay independent. Call 952-934-3370 for more information, or to receive any of these services:

  • Assists seniors to identify and connect with the right combination of services to fit their individual needs. 
  • Helps older adults access the appropriate and most cost-effective services available. 
  • Eldercare Partners program serves family members with concerns about an older adult. 
  • Provides support groups for seniors, including education and support groups for caregivers. 
  • Provides health insurance counseling and assistance with insurance paperwork to Medicare beneficiaries.

Senior Outreach and Caregiver Services

Are you a caregiver for a loved one? Let Senior Community Services help! A program of Senior Community Services, Senior Outreach and Caregiver Services provides support to friends, spouses and other family members who help an older adult remain at home. Its staff connects caregivers with needed services and resources for their loved one, and directly supports them as well. Licensed social workers provide caregivers with consultation, caregiver support groups, family meeting facilitation and coaching. To support computer-savvy caregivers, the program also offers an online care team tool, CareNextion, to enlist family and friends in sharing the care. For more information or to request service, call 612-770-7005.

A Senior Outreach social worker is available to talk about services such as transportation, personal or medical care, finances, home maintenance, day activity centers, respite and more. Call 952-934-3370 to schedule an appointment.

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