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Elderly Needs Program

Elderly Needs Program


The purpose of the Bois Forte Elderly Needs Program is to assist Bois Forte Elderly or Handicapped/Disabled adults who have needs that cannot be met by other programs and resources.  It is intended to be a “last resort” program and applicants must apply to other agencies and be denied.


Who is eligible?

Bois Forte Band members who reside in Saint Louis, Koochiching and Itasca Counties who are:

  • 55 years of age or older, or
  • Between 21 and 54 years old and handicapped or disabled; and
  • Have gross income of less than 250% of the federal poverty level.




Teri Morrison
Lead Community Health Nurse
13071 Nett Lake Road, Suite A
Nett Lake, MN 55772
Office: 218-757-3295
Fax: 218-757-3335
Email: thmorrison@boisforte-nsn.gov 


Bois Forte
Bois Forte Tribal Government - Nett Lake


5344 Lakeshore Drive
Nett Lake, MN 55772

Office: 218-757-3261
Toll Free: 1-800-221-8129
Fax: 218-757-3312
Email: Receptionist

Bois Forte Tribal Government - Vermilion


1610 Farm Road South
Tower, MN 55790

Office: 218-753-4542
Fax: 218-753-4055
Email: Receptionist

Urban Office - Minneapolis


1308 E. Franklin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Office: 612-871-6618

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Urban Office - Duluth


206 West 4th Street #204
Duluth, MN 55806

Office: 218-336-1048

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