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How We Can Help

North Shore Area Partners is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to support the independence of older adults 60+. Our trained volunteers and professional staff provide compassionate and confidential assistance that enables seniors in eastern Lake County to remain in their own homes and connected to our community as long as possible.


We serve everyone regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, or disability. 

We are committed to serving all residents regardless of their financial circumstances. What is important is that you receive the services you need and we trust that you value these services and will contribute as you are able, when you are able.

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Homemaking & Chores

  • Grocery delivery

  • Prescription delivery 

  • Frozen Meals-on-Wheels delivery

  • Light housekeeping

  • Light yard work & repairs

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  • Rides to local and regional medical appointmentsBoth driver and rider will be screened for exposure and symptoms on the day of the appointment and the rider will sit in the back seat if possible. Masks are required. 48 hours notice is required.

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Companionship & Caregiver Support

  • Friendly phone calls

  • Respite for caregivers

  • Caregiver counseling & consultation

  • Grief support


Questions? Please contact Amy at 218-353-1561 or at caregiver@nsapartners.org


Personalized Services

  • Service coordination

  • Assistance with applications & paperwork

  • One-on-one technology assistance

  • Education & advocacy


Partnership Programs

  • Emergency phone assistance (PerMar Security)

  • Free tax preparation service (AARP Foundation Tax Aide) - Cancelled for 2021. Please call Nancy at 218-353-1483 for alternative options.

  • Free legal aid (Legal Aid Service of Northeastern MN)

  • Medical equipment loan closet (VFW veteran volunteers)

  • Technology access (Lighthouse Center for Vital Living)

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In-Home Support

  • Home care assessment

  • Medication reminders

  • Meal preparation

  • Bathing assistance

  • Dressing assistance

  • Mobility assistance

  • Social activity assistance

  • Caregiver respite

  • Nail care

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Health & Wellness


Request a Service

To schedule a free consultation, to request a service(s), or for questions, please call 218-226-3635 or fill out the form below.

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About Us

North Shore Area Partners is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit based in Silver Bay, MN that supports the independence of those 60+ living in their own homes in Eastern Lake County, including Beaver Bay, Silver Bay, Little Marais, Finland and Isabella.


Contact Details

36 Shopping Center Rd
Silver Bay, MN 55614

Hours: M - TH: 9 - 3 | F: Closed

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