24-Hour Emergency Assistance


If you need help in an emergency, call 9-1-1.

24-Hour Emergency Assistance for people on a Disability Waiver is on-call counseling and problem solving and/or immediate response for help at a waiver recipient’s home due to a health or personal emergency.

Covered services include:

  • Immediate response for assistance at a person’s home
  • On-call counseling and problem solving
  • Learn more about this service when paid for under the waivers in the Community-Based Services Manual.


Licenses and Certifications

  • Chapter 245D License
  • Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP) Enrolled Provider


  • Brain Injury Waiver (BI)
  • Community Access for Disability Inclusion Waiver (CADI)
  • Community Alternative Care (CAC) Waiver
  • Developmental Disabilities Waiver (DD)

Application Instructions

If you need help in an emergency, call 9-1-1.

This service is available:


  • If this service is listed in your waiver service plan, you may contact this provider directly.
  • If you are on a waiver program and this service is not on your service plan, contact your worker to see if you are eligible.
  • If you are not on a waiver program, contact your county, tribe or health plan and ask for a MnCHOICES assessment to see if you qualify for a waiver and/or this service.