North Oaks on Emerson is an assisted living facility.

The goal of North Oaks is to create a homelike setting where residents are surrounded by friends and caring staff, and to strive to provide quality of life at affordable prices.

Nestled among the towering oaks, in a park-like setting, our 48 independent apartments are bright and cheerful, providing a large bay window, a spacious private bathroom and kitchenette. Each smoke-free studio or one-bedroom apartment is cable ready, has a telephone hookup, and individual climate controls. Meals are served in our beautiful dining room with fireplace, scheduled activities including outings in our handicap accessible bus, open and spacious activity and day rooms, and an inviting outdoor patio.

Meals are served in a relaxing and sociable atmosphere with restaurant style service, which creates opportunities to meet friends and neighbors.

Subsidized housing with services is available for those who qualify. Hennepin County waiver programs (Elderly Waiver, Alternative Care, Community Alternatives for Disabled Individuals (CADI), as well as Group Residential Housing (GRH).


  • 24-hour staff
  • Housekeeping
  • Transportation for activities
  • Three delicious meals daily
  • Medication assistance and administration
  • Rehabilitation therapy
  • Assistance with bathing and a whirlpool tub
  • Laundry services, including personal laundry
  • Escorts to meals and activities
  • Beauty shop


Weekly housekeeping and linen changes, three meals and snacks per day, activities, 24-hour staff and emergency alert telephone system provided in each unit.

To set up a tour, please contact our Admissions Director at 612-521-2929.