Tax Assistance is not available this year.
Health Insurance Counseling
Assistance to Anoka County residents about Medicare, choosing or changing a supplement, prescription drug options, Medicare bills, Medical Assistance programs, and more. This counseling is available on the 3rd Tuesday each month by appointment only at the Ham Lake Senior Center. Please call 1-800-333-2433 for an appointment.
Information & Referral
A range of pamphlets, books and leaflets are available on senior housing, senior care, senior legal rights, senior health issues, caregivers, resource guides and more.
HomeCare.org is an industry-leading research organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of older adults by ensuring that they have access to the tools and resources to remain independent and safe in their own homes. No matter the situation, we are here to offer seniors and their loved ones a helping hand in the journey of aging in place.
SeniorHousing.net is another source of information for independent living communities in Minnesota. Their new guide compares the costs and highlights independent living costs with other types of senior care and lists some helpful resources for aging adults and their families.
Periodically, a speaker is invited to speak on the needs or interests of the senior community. Hearing, strokes, vision, sleep apnea, Medicare Part D, and Anoka County Resources are a few of the topics of interest.
Twice a month, the Ham Lake Senior Center minibus will take seniors to Walmart or Target to get basic needs. The bus also stops at a grocery store and a local bank. This service is sponsored by The Ham Lake Lions.