Hello @merrijohnson, I hope you had a good weekend. Sorry I could not reply right away, I was off on Friday. As others have already stated, The Hope Lodge provides accommodation to patients who are undergoing radiation treatment. All you need is to obtain a referral from your Doctor, Oncology nurse or social worker to bring to Hope lodge. If Hope Lodger has no immediate accommodation then they will provide you a list of hotels that offers special discounts to those waiting to get into Hope Lodge. http://www.cancer.org/hopelodgerochestermn; if you have any questions about The Hope Lodge call 507-529-4673.
You can also find other donation based lodging facilities such as Hands of Compassion only four blocks away from Mayo Clinic. http://www.rochesterchurchofchrist.org/#!hands-of-compassion/c1o0m, or call 507-289-6025.
You can also find other extended stay options that a well priced with weekly and monthly rates; Serenity House Network offers various furnished apartment sizes that maybe suitable for your family. For information availability contact them at 507-273-0470.
Best of luck to you and you family. If you wish to speak with anyone about lodging please contact us at 507-538-8438.