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Emergency Care Planning for Caregivers

Emergency Care Planning for Caregivers 

Gain peace of mind knowing your loved one will be taken care of. LSS Caregiver Support & Respite equips caregivers with a plan in case a crisis or emergency happens.

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Benefits:

  • Equips family and friends who step-in to assure they have the information they need to care for the individual 
  • Creates unity and teamwork within the family and support members
  • Encourages open communication
  • Provides education and resources for the family and support team 

Services Include:

  •  An in-depth assessment of your unique needs and support to create a plan
  •  Family/support team meetings 
  •  Follow-up every 90 days to review the plan 
  •  Referrals to additional resources

Emergency Care Plans Include:

  •  Contacts who are available to assist if a crisis occurs
  •  Person-centered plan that respects the wishes of the individual receiving care
  •  Follow-up every 90 days to review the plan 
  •  Detailed information that is crucial for the person stepping in to provide care

How to Get Started

Call toll free at 866.787.9802 or email caregiverservices@lssmn.org.

This service is supported by the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA), Minnesota Board on Aging and the Great Plains Senior Services Collaborative.