Minnesota’s seniors are great assets to their communities and our state. The Minnesota Department of Human Services strives to help seniors live as independently as possible so they can continue to contribute and be a part of the communities in which they live.
News and updates on DHS efforts that support seniors.
DHS offers economic supports to help seniors live in dignity and as independently as possible.
Preventive care and disease management keeps people healthy and saves the state precious resources.
Licensing protects the health, safety and rights of those receiving services by requiring that providers meet minimum standards of care.
In addition to economic support and health care, DHS provides many services to help Minnesota’s seniors.