Sherburne County Resources

for Caregivers & their Loved Ones Living with Dementia

Find the Right Services for You and Your Loved One

Finding the right services for yourself and your loved one living with dementia can feel daunting. To simplify this process, we’ve compiled information on local business providers in Sherburne County, conveniently available in one centralized location. Please note that while much of this information is derived from the 2023 Resources for Seniors Directory, it is not exhaustive and may not encompass all available service providers or programs in your area. Feel free to contact us with any questions.

Meal Services

Home Delivered Meals

  • Catholic Charities (320) 229-4584

Senior Dining

  • Big Lake- Coborn’s (320) 333-6343
  • Elk River Senior Dining (763) 441-6288

Respite, Home Services & Long-term Care Options

Adult Day Services / Social Respite

  • Options Inc. (763) 263-3684
  • Elim Oasis (763) 389-1171
  • Assumption Community Faith in Action (320) 685-3693

Homemaker, Chore, Home Repair Services

  • Community Action Respecting Elders (CARE) (320) 968-7848
  • Great River Faith in Action (763) 263-4277
  • Senior Community Services (952) 541-1019

Senior Centers / Clubs

  • Becker Area Senior Center (763) 200-4271
  • Big Lake Senior Group (763) 309-1010
  • Elk River Senior Activity Center (763) 635-4500

Long-Term Care Facilities / Care Centers

  • Guardian Angels Care Center- Elk River (763) 441-1213
  • St. Benedict’s Community- St. Cloud (320) 252-0010
  • Edenbrook of St. Cloud (320) 251-9120

Medical Care Services

Dementia Medical Care

  • Central Minnesota Dementia Community Action Network (D-CAN) offers a different approach to dementia care. We provide personalized recommendations for nutrition, exercise, sleep, relaxation, socialization, therapeutics, and more to slow the progression of dementia symptoms. Learn more here.

Hospice Services

  • National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization 1-800-658-8898
  • Minnesota Network of Hospice & Palliative Care (651) 917-4616
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center 1-800-247-1739
  • Accent Care Fairview Hospice (612) 728-2455
  • Allina Home & Community Services (651) 635-9173
  • Brighton Hospice (651) 243-5260
  • CentraCare Hospice (320) 259-9375
  • Ecumen Hospice (612) 243-5260
  • Hennepin Health Care Hospice (763) 531-2424
  • Interim Health Care- Hospice (651) 917-3634
  • Mary T. Inc. Hospice (763) 772-9963
  • Moments Hospice (763) 205-3600
  • North Memorial Home & Community Services (763) 581-8181
  • Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital Hospice (952) 993-6087
  • St. Croix Hospice 1-855-278-2764
  • Triniti Home Health & Hospice (763) 241-0654

Caregiver Support

Caregiver Support Services

  • D-CAN’s St. Cloud Dementia Caregiver Support Group (320) 640-6726 (see more information below)
  • ALS-Lou Gehrig’s Disease Association 1-888-672-0484
  • Alzheimer’s Association 1-800-272-3900
  • Lewy Body Dementia Support 1-800-539-9767
  • Minnesota Kinship Caregivers (615) 917-4640
  • Senior Community Services (612) 770-7005

Monthly Caregiver Support Group in Becker, MN

D-CAN hosts a caregiver support group in Becker the fourth Wednesday of each month. Dementia caregivers are invited to come build a support system with people who understand what you are going through. Support groups are for all caregivers, family members, and friends caring for someone with dementia. Come share your concerns, questions, needs, and feelings in a safe environment. D-CAN’s Care Navigator/Dementia Educator leads the support group, and brings years of experience working within the dementia space to help answer your questions.


10:00 am – 11:00 am on the fourth Wednesday of the month.


Becker Community Center
11500 Sherburne Avenue
Becker, MN 55308

No Need to Sign up:

There is no need to register, just come and learn. You can participate in as little or as much as you’d like.

2024 Schedule

January 24th
February 28th
March 27th
April 24th
May 22nd
June 26th
July 24th
August 28th
September 25th
October 23rd
November 27th
December No meeting

Have questions?

We are here to answer your questions. Contact D-CAN.

Funding Provided By

The Wadena Caregiver Support Group offered by D-CAN is funded under contract with Central MN Council on Aging as part of the Older Americans ACT Program.

Central MN Dementia Community Action Network

3701 12th Street North, Suite 103
St. Cloud, MN 56303

Call: (320) 640-6726
Fax: (320) 774-1238
Hours: by appointment only

All content on this website is intended to be informational only and does not create a patient-client relationship and does not intend to constitute medical advice.