Cultural Competence and Awareness for Providers Screening and Diagnosing Diverse Populations Culturally Responsive Resources for Patients and Families

 

 

 

 

Culturally Responsive Resources for Patients and Families

Minnesota Resources:

African American

  • Community University Health Care Center, 2001 Bloomington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404  Phone:  (612) 638-0700
    • Services/Programs:  CUHCC provides medical care, dental care, mental health care, legal, advocacy for domestic abuse and sexual assault and much more
  • Lill’s Angel’s African American Support GroupVolunteers of America  Phone:  (952) 945-4175
    • Services/Programs: Support group for dementia caregivers, dementia education for caregivers

 

Hispanic/Latino

  • CLUES Tercer Amanecer Adult Day Center, 401 Concord St, St Paul, MN 55107  Phone: (651) 291-8174
    • Services/Programs: Adult Day program for individuals with dementia, respite for caregivers
  • Centro Minnesota, 1915 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404   Phone: (612) 874-1412
    • Services/Programs: Adult Day program (in Spanish) for individuals with dementia, respite for caregivers
  • Community University Health Care Center, 2001 Bloomington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404  Phone:  (612) 638-0700
    • Services/Programs:  CUHCC provides medical care, dental care, mental health care, legal, advocacy for domestic abuse and sexual assault and much more
  • Spanish Heartland Adult Day Center4949 Olson Memorial Highway, Golden Valley, MN 55422 Phone: (612) 825-4452
    • Services/Programs: Adult Day program for individuals with dementia, respite for caregivers
  • Living at Home Block Nurse ProgramPayne-Phalen neighborhood of St. Paul, Phone: (651) 307-3982
    • Services/Programs: Outreach and health education, rides to medical appointments, friendly visits, shopping assistance, community blood pressure clinics, and referrals for in-home or nursing care through partnership with Recover Health (for both caregivers and those with dementia)

 

Asian/Hmong

  • CAPI, 3702 E Lake St, Ste 200, Minneapolis, MN 55406 Phone: (612) 721-0122
    • Services/Programs: Social actiivities for seniors, resources and support for caregivers
  • Community University Health Care Center, 2001 Bloomington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404  Phone:  (612) 638-0700
    • Services/Programs:  CUHCC provides medical care, dental care, mental health care, legal, advocacy for domestic abuse and sexual assault and much more

 

Asian/Vietnamese & Chinese

  • Community University Health Care Center, 2001 Bloomington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404  Phone:  (612) 638-0700
    • Services/Programs:  CUHCC provides medical care, dental care, mental health care, legal, advocacy for domestic abuse and sexual assault and much more
  • Millennium Center for Performing Arts Adult Day Center, 12325 Hwy 55, Plymouth, MN 55441  Phone: (763) 544-1109
    • Services/Programs:  social activities, meals, recreation, transportation and some health-related services in supervised group settings, adult day programs and respite for caregivers 

 

Somali

  • Community University Health Care Center, 2001 Bloomington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404  Phone:  (612) 638-0700
    • Services/Programs:  CUHCC provides medical care, dental care, mental health care, legal, advocacy for domestic abuse and sexual assault and much more.
  • Midwest Community Development, Inc. 308 East Prince Street, Suite 258, Saint Paul, MN 55101  Phone:  (612) 298-5754
     

Resources for Individuals and Families

Alzheimer's Association Diversity Portals (African-American, Hispanic, Asian websites)
Includes resources in multiple languages on dementia-related topics for persons with dementia and family members. 

Inside the Brain: An Interactive Brain Tour
Explains how the brain works and how Alzheimer's affects it (available in multiple languages).

Alzheimer's Caregivers (NIH website for people with dementia and caregivers)
Discusses caregiver issues and support in Chinese (traditional), Spanish, and English.