Access North Center for Independent Living of Northeastern Minnesota
Home Accessibility Modification
Access North - Duluth Office
118 E Superior St, Duluth, MN, 55802
Distance: 1073 Miles
Adaptations to your home to remove barriers for people with disabilities or age-related concerns. Modifications may include wheelchair ramps, grab bars, door widening, lowering countertops and other changes to make life easier and safer. Work can range from simple changes, like replacing doorknobs with pull handles, to major structural projects such as bathroom re-design.
The Ramp Project provides ramps for people with disabilities on a sliding fee scale.
* Ramps are modular, made of wood, require no footings and can be temporary or more permanent.
* Installation is completed by a project supervisor and community volunteers.
* Also provides assessments, information and referral about assistive technology and home modifications.
* May include installation of grab bars, handrails, and tub cut outs
Area Served by County
- Carlton County
- Cook County
- Lake County
- Pine County
- St. Louis County
Medical Equipment and Supplies
- Portable Ramp
- Private pay
- Sliding fee scale
- Older adults
- Older adults with disabilities
- People with low income
- Physical disabilities
Aitkin, Carlton, Cass, Cook, Crow Wing, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake, Pine and St. Louis counties
Other Services or resources
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BH-3000.3500Home Barrier Evaluation/Removal Services Definition
Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies for people with disabilities who need to install ramps, elevators, stair glides or lifts; widen doorways; install grab bars in showers and bathrooms; lower kitchen and other cabinets; or make other modifications in their homes or apartments to make them accessible. Also included are programs that assess the accessibility of homes and apartments of people who have disabilities and make recommendations regarding necessary modifications.
BH-3000.3500-700Ramp Construction Services Definition
Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies for people with disabilities who need to modify multilevel homes or homes that have entrances preceded by steps in order to make them accessible by installing sloping walkways which transcend the levels.