Mankato, MN Local Resources

Skilled Nursing Services

Blue Earth County Human Services
410 S. Fifth St. Mankato, MN
Sliding fee scale, depending on income eligibility requirements | 8-5 M-F
Information: 507-304-4319 | Intake Line: 507-304-4444

Alliance Health Care
600 S. Riverfront Dr. #100 Mankato, MN
Home Health: $32/hr. & $175 startup | Companion/Homemaking: $28/hr. | Skilled Nursing: $185 per visit & $255 startup
Medical Supplies: 1-800-548-0981 | Costs- Stacy: 507-386-1953 |

Emergency Services/Lifeline

Pathstone Home Services Lifeline
708 Mound Ave. Mankato, MN
$36/month, free activation
Kim: 507-385-4210 |

Mayo Health Systems Lifeline
1025 Marsh St. Mankato, MN
$36/month & $34 installation fee | Installation fee depends on system and how installed
Lindsey or Jennifer: 507-385-2689 |

Vine Caregiving Services
Caregiving Consulting | Durable Medical Equipment- VINE Faith in Action
421 E. Hickory St. Mankato, MN
Professional coaching/support services. Offered one to one. Donation requested. | We load a wide array of durable medical equipment. Cost is 25% of new.
Mary Wichtendahl, LSW: 507-387-1666

Hospice Care/Palliative Care

St. Croix Hospice
1401 N. Riverfront Dr. Mankato, MN
Nursing, physician, social worker, home health aides, bereavement, counselors, spiritual care, and volunteers
507-779-7227 |

Mayo Health Systems Hospice Care
1400 Madison Ave. #324 A Mankato, MN
Patient & family centered care for patients facing a terminal illness and no longer pursuing curative treatment
507-385-2618 | 800-327-3721 ext. 2618 |

Palliative Care
1025 Marsh St. Mankato, MN
Palliative care addresses the complex physical, emotional, social, and spiritual needs that may accompany a serious illness with treatment.
507-385-2929 ext. 4794 |


Campus Coiffures Haircutting Services
251 Bunting Lane Mankato, MN
$45 in home service
Ken Bunde: 507-345-5789

Homebound Beauty Haircutting Services
1720 Lor Ray Dr. North Mankato, MN
All salon services offered in your home
Kim Luiken: 507-380-1313

Minnesota Valley Action Council Energy Assistance
706 N. Victory Dr. Mankato, MN
Assistance with heating and energy bills
507-345-6822 | 800-767-7139 ext. 2433 |

Services for Blind/Hard of Hearing

State Services for the Blind
12 Civic Center Plaza Mankato, MN
Provides book on CD and other equipment for the visually impaired
507-389-6070 | TTY 507-389-3257

Nutritional Services

Hot Meals on Wheels VINE Faith in Action
421 E. Hickory St. Mankato, MN
Serves Mankato/North Mankato $3.00 per meal | Delivered M-F, no special diets | Menu is in Free Press or Home Magazine on Tuesdays
Adam Massmann: 507-387-4076

Meals on Wheels Lutheran Social Services
Mankato & St. Peter
Home delivery within Mankato city limit, St. Peter city limits, and on a limited basis to Kasota; federally subsidized | Suggested donation over age 60: $4 | Suggested donation under age 60: $7 | Meal comes with milk | pick up frozen meals for the weekend or order in bulk | Check with them regarding salt diet restriction
Shawn: 507-625-8970 | Rosie in St. Peter: 507-934-8850

Mom’s Meals
3210 SE Corporate Woods Dr. Ankey, IA 50021
Independent at home program providing fresh-made, nutritious & great-tasting home delivered meals in bulk. $6.49 per meal | Will work with agencies
877-508-6667 |Hours: 8am-6pm CT |

Echo Food Shelf
1014 S. Front St. PO Box 3212 Mankato, MN
Serves Blue Earth County and the City of North Mankato | Set up appointment MTWF 11am-4:30pm, Th 9am-7pm | Distribution hours: MTWF 12:30-4:30pm, Th 10:30am-7pm
507-345-7508 |

Hy-Vee Downtown Grocery Delivery Service
410 Riverfront Dr. Mankato, MN
Delivered Tuesdays and & Thursdays | $10 delivery charge; no minimum order | within Mankato, North Mankato city limits | Delivery is between 2-6pm
507-625-1107 (call between 9-10am)

Hilltop Hy-Vee Grocery Delivery Service
2010 Adams St. Mankato, MN
Delivered on Wednesday | $15 delivery charge, no minimum order | within Mankato, North Mankato city limits
507-625-9070 (order on Tuesdays before 12pm)

Support Groups

Memory Support Group at the VINE Adult Community Center
421 E. Hickory St. Mankato, MN
For those concerned about their memory or who have a diagnosis of cognitive impairment. Meats the 2nd Thursday of each month 10-11am
Mary Wichtendahl, LSW: 507-387-1666

Caregiver Support Non Disease Specific
421 E. Hickory St. Mankato, MN
Meets the 4th Wednesday of each month from 1:30-3pm
Mary Wichtendahl, LSW: 507-387-1666

Alzheimer’s Specific Autumn Grace
118 Raven Court Mankato, MN
2nd Tuesday from 5-6:30pm | Includes a light dinner and respite for dementia patient | Free of charge if the call ahead of time for respite
Nancy Anderson: 507-388-3660

Alzheimer’s Specific Crossview Covenant
2000 W. Howard Dr. North Mankato, MN
1st Thursday of each month 6:30-8pm, faith based group
Sharon Chader: 507-243-3603

Parkinson’s Specific United Church of Christ
150 Stadium Court Mankato, MN
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 2pm except January and February (Weather related)
Irene: 507-304-7026

Hearing Loss Support Group
Hospital Main Entrance Room 0308/0310
Meets the 2nd Thursday of the month 5:30-8pm

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