Minnesota Money Follows the Person

Moving Home Minnesota is a person-centered approach to help people people transition from nursing home and other institutional settings to community living that meets their needs and wants. Moving Home Minnesota services are available to eligible Minnesota residents for up to one year after their move from institutional care.

What can the demonstration do for me?

Moving Home Minnesota can help you plan your move through a person-centered approach. This includes discussing options and making work a part of your new plan. Options include:

  • • Employment
  • • Housing
  • • Recreation and volunteering opportunities
  • • Referrals to needed services
  • • Specialized equipment
  • • Transportation to search for housing or employment
  • How do I apply?

    Complete the Moving Home Minnesota Intake Form (PDF) online or print a copy and complete. Fax or mail the completed form to DHS. Fax number: 651-431-7745. Mail to:

    Minnesota Department of Human Services
    Moving Home Minnesota
    PO Box 64250
    St. Paul, MN 55164-0250

    DHS will review the form and mail you a letter within 30 days of your request to tell you:

  • • Whether or not you are eligible to participate in Moving Home Minnesota
  • • How you can ask for a review of the decision if you do not agree with it
  • A transition coordinator will meet with you once you are eligible. You will need to complete the Moving Home Minnesota Informed Consent (PDF) to participate.

    How can I get more information?

    Send an email to Moving Home Minnesota or call 651-431-3951 or 888-240-4756 with your questions or for more information.

    Additional resources

  • Certified Moving Home Minnesota service providers
  • Disability Linkage Line® at 866-333-2466 (answer questions and help complete a form)
  • Federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Money Follows the Person
  • Moving Home Minnesota Fact Sheet DHS-6889 (PDF)
  • Moving Home Minnesota Program Manual
  • Participant Handbook DHS-6580B (PDF)
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