Wadena County Resources

for Dementia Caregivers & their Loved Ones

Wadena County Resources

Finding the right services for individuals with dementia, both for yourself and your loved ones, can feel daunting. To simplify this process, we’ve compiled information on local business providers in Wadena 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

Lutheran Social Service
1-800-488-4146

Nutrition & Meals

Harmony Apartments
1
st Friday of the Month
11:30 am – 12 pm
410 4th Avenue South, Long Prairie, MN

Senior Dining

  • Humphrey Manor Apartments- Wadena (218) 631-4053
  • Menahga Diners Club (218) 564-4858
  • Wadena Diners Club- Boondocks (218) 631-1353

Respite, Home Services & Long-term Care Options

Homemaker, Chores, Home Repair Services

Lutheran Social Services Neighbor to Neighbor Companions 1-877-540-9443

Fair Oaks Lodge- Wadena (218) 631-1391

Green Pine Acres- Menahga (218) 564-4101

Social Respite/In-Home Repite

Lake County Home Care (218) 385-3422

Many Lakes Home Care (218) 732-9394

Tender Hearts Home Care (218) 385-3466

Senior Centers & Clubs

Sebeka Senior Center (218) 837-5068

Wadena Senior Center (218) 631-4077

Home Health & Personal Care

  • 4 U Home Health Care (218) 326-0095
  • A+ Home Health Care, Inc. (952) 845-7760
  • Accra Care (952) 935-3515
  • Accurate Home Care 1-866-214-3800
  • All About Caring Home Care, Inc. 1-888-358-0987
  • Allina Health Home & Community Services 1-800-261-0879
  • Alliance Health Care 1-800-548-0980
  • Alternative Senior Care 1-866-352-3350
  • Amerimed Home Care (952) 854-9071
  • Aveanna Home Heath (218) 316-3444
  • Bayada Home Health Care (612) 252-4590
  • Care Planners Home Health Care (651) 645-9887
  • Caring Hands Home Care (218) 837-5572
  • Caring Professionals Home Care 1-866-677-3669
  • CK Home Health Care (218) 998-3778
  • Grattan Health Care, Inc. 1-800-470-1326
  • Health North 1-888-535-5751
  • Home Instead Senior Care 1-877-824-0077
  • Knute Nelson Home Care (218) 632-1335
  • Lake County Home Care (218) 385-3422
  • Lakewood Health System Home Care (218) 894-8080
  • Midwest Home Health Care (612)343-3265
  • Minnesota Home Care (218) 963-8899
  • Moments Hospice and Home Care (763) 205-3600
  • My Brothers Keeper 1-877-496-0157
  • Perham Living Home Care (218) 347-1880
  • Tender Hearts Home Care (218) 385-3466
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center 1-800-247-1739

Assisted Living

The Meadows of Wadena
(218) 632-3610

Long-Term Care & Care Centers

Menahga Senior Center
(218) 564-4858

Medical Care Services

Dementia 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 progressions 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
  • Knute Nelson (218) 632-1335
  • Lakewood Health System Home Care (218) 894-8080
  • Moments Hospice (763) 205-3600
  • ProMedica (320) 654-1136
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center 1-800-247-1739
  • St. Croix Hospice 1-855-278-2764

Caregiver Support

Caregiver Support Services

  • Central Minnesota Dementia Community Action Network (D-CAN’s) Wadena Caregiver Support Group (320) 640-6726 (see more information below)
  • Alzheimer’s Association 1-800-272-3900
  • Lewy Body Dementia Support 1-800-539-9767
  • Minnesota Kinship Caregivers (615) 917-4640
  • Virtual Caregiver Support (952) 767-7888
  • Memory Loss Support Group (218) 631-5528

    Caregiver Support Group in Wadena hosted by D-CAN each Month

    D-CAN hosts a caregiver support group in Wadena the 4th Tuesday 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, Cristina Rodriguez, CNP, leads the support group, and brings her 20+ years of experience working within the dementia space to help answer your questions.

    Time & Location

    Time:
    11:00 am – 12:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of the month.

    Location:
    Immanuel Luthern Church
    403 2nd St SE
    Wadena, MN 56482

    No Need to Sign up:
    There is no need to register, just come and learn. You can share as little or as much as you’d like.

    2024 Schedule

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

    Download a pdf of the schedule below.

    Have questions about our Wadena support group?

    We are here to answer your questions about our support group. Call or email us.

    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
    Email: contact@dcan-mn.org
    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.