For information and resources for people with disabilities, their families and caregivers, visit the Disability Hub MN website.
If you have further questions, visit the Disability services COVID-19 FAQ webpage. We will update that page frequently, as we are able, to provide more answers or updated information for counties, tribal nations, managed care organizations and providers.
For information and resources for older adults, their families and caregivers, call the Senior LinkAge Line at 800-333-2433.
The Community-Based Services Manual (CBSM) is our primary way to communicate DHS and DSD policy to providers and lead agencies. We are updating the CBSM homepage and appending notes to policy pages affected by temporary waiver and policy changes.
The Temporary waivers and program modifications page is a complete list of emergency temporary changes to administrative and regulatory requirements for food assistance, home care, public health care and other state programs in response to the pandemic.
We are using official DHS bulletins to share operational guidance for many of these modifications.
For agencywide COVID-related updates to DHS programs, visit the DHS homepage.
We use the AASD lead agency eList and the DSD lead agency eList to notify counties, tribal nations and providers about AASD and DSD programs, services, policy changes, etc., including COVID-related changes and bulletin postings.