Chore Services:

Chore Services:

Many older adults find physical challenges in caring for their homes. Minor household chores can have significant safety implications. Often finding a service to complete these minor tasks can be challenging and/or costly. Skilled volunteers provide minor household maintenance and repair for individuals in Olmsted County. Common needs are: grab bar installation, changing batteries in smoke alarms, light carpentry and yard work. Other services provided include light housekeeping, grocery shopping, running errands and more. We focus on providing non-medical services that will help older adults remain living safely in their own homes. Services are available to individuals age 60 or older residing in Olmsted County.

Cost:

This service is available on a cost-sharing basis to individuals ages 60 and older (fees are determined based on ability to pay). Individuals under age 60 may also access this service for $25/hour.

To request services or for more information, please contact Family Service Rochester, 507-287-2010.