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One Stop Service Center

Our Care Coordinator/Social Worker Lauren Prante assists clients and their families with a wide variety of concerns.  Contact Lauren for assistance for yourself or a family member in rural Cass County (701/967-8502). 

Personal assistance 

  • Staff can assist with a variety of needs, such as financial assistance, equipment needs, housing, in-home services, support services, legal issues, medical needs, mental health/dementia, nutrition and transportation.  Trained staff answer questions, provide information, make referrals, arrange for services, and complete paperwork (fuel, food or prescription assistance, Medicare applications, etc.).

State Health Insurance Counseling (SHIC) 

  • Staff are trained and certified as SHIC Counselors through the North Dakota Department of Insurance.  The service provides confidential help with Medicare (including Part D Drug Plans), Medicaid, other health insurance, and long-term care insurance.  Assistance is also provided with completing paperwork and understanding statements from hospital stays and clinic/doctor visits.

Care Coordination

  • For those persons needing more help, professional staff can coordinate services, provide assistance with day-to-day finances, make arrangements for medical appointments, communicate with family members, and much more.


  • Home visits are made by staff to homebound persons.

Advance Care Plans

  • Trained staff assist clients to complete their Advance Care Plans and submit to health care facilities


  • Social interaction is important for older adults health.  Staff facilitate socialization events for area seniors.
  • Otto Bremer Foundation
    Otto Bremer Foundation

    Community of Care has received funding from the Otto Bremer Foundation

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