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Olmsted County Guide to Aging

This guide is brought to you by Family Service Rochester and the sponsors listed below.
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Olmsted County Guide to Aging

Navigating the landscape of care and services available to older adults and their families can be overwhelming. That’s why we are building this comprehensive guide that will introduce you to a diverse range of organizations, services, and businesses in Olmsted County dedicated to supporting older adults and their families.

Within this guide, you’ll discover:

  • A categorized listing: Explore organizations and businesses grouped by the type of service they offer.
  • Contact information: Connect with providers through website links, email addresses, or phone numbers.
  • Additional resources: Access online resources and community activities.

As we continue to build this guide, we will update our listings and categories. If you would like your organization or business to be included, please submit the form you will find below. We will follow up with you regarding a listing. A basic listing is provided without charge.

We invite you to view our featured listings below. Click here to go directly to the comprehensive listing section.


Family Service Rochester (FSR) is a community-based organization providing mental health, senior independence, child well-being, and family stability services.  We listen to what people need and together, we build better lives. FSR provides more than 30 programs serving persons and families throughout southeast Minnesota.

Our Senior Independence programs include Chore and Support Services, Home Safety Checks, Meals on Wheels, Senior Cafe, and Caregiver Support and Respite Services.

FSR is the lead agency for Age Friendly Olmsted County.


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At EA Therapeutic Health, we believe that mobility and independence is achievable at every stage of life – even for older adults. We specialize in supporting seniors who have pain, worsening balance, or a medical condition that prevents safe walking and exercise. With physical therapy at the core, we offer a plethora of customized services that focus on dizziness and balance, diabetes management and prevention, neurologic rehabilitation and wellness, specialized personal training, and more. Whether you’re starting, restarting, or continuing your physical therapy journey, a new chapter is about to begin with your team at EA!


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Olmsted Medical Center’s Active Aging Services provides patient-center, integrated, holistic care and resources to the fastest-growing portion of our patient population. Our experienced and passionate staff assist patients and their support person(s) with specialty care services including palliative care, memory care/brain health, nursing home care, medical cannabis certification, falls prevention, advance care planning, and health care and mental health care education and support.


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Shorewood Senior Campus is a 55+ community offering three distinct lifestyles within one campus: independent living, assisted living, and dementia care. Conveniently located near the Mayo Clinic and on the shores of Cascade Lake, Shorewood is designed to promote vitality, choices and a sense of community. Call for a personalized tour of the campus.


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Research shows that regular exercise is the single most important thing you can do to slow the aging process. We make exercising easy and enjoyable by providing high-quality fitness classes and personalized guidance in our state-of-the-art gym and pools.

Membership is free for residents. Call for community membership rates.


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Our Senior Companion service is available across Minnesota and North Dakota and assists older adults, so they are able to remain healthy and active in their own homes for as long as possible. Our companions are trained volunteers who visit three to four hours per week to offer support, friendship, and transportation in the community.

Foster Grandparent volunteers provide one-to-one mentoring a few hours a week to children and youth to help them boost their self-esteem and overall success. In this role, one can positively impact the lives of young people, find a meaningful way to give back.


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Rochester Local is a lifestyle and events website for residents and visitors in SE Minnesota.  Started in 2015 with a desire to equip Moms in Rochester, Rochester Local has grown into the resource it is today.  In addition to the Guide to Aging, we have hundreds of guides and resources about living in and getting to know the SE Minnesota Area. Rochester Local also provides the region’s most robust events calendar.  This ensures no one ever feels that “There is nothing to do!”

Click the button below to be directed to our guides page or our events calendar and discover all there is for you in Rochester, MN!


ABC – Ability Building Community (for persons with disabilities)

PossAbilities (for persons with disabilities)

SMB Disability Solutions

Sahal Care Solutions | (507) 208-0677


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