Health and Human Services
Intake and Referral
Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm: 320-231-7800
Toll Free: 1-877-464-7800 - V/Tdd: 320-231-7076 - Fax 320-231-6285
After hours: Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department: 320-235-1260
Report Abuse or Neglect: 320-231-7800
Physical, Emotional, Sexual Abuse, Financial Exploitation or Neglect of a child.
Vulnerable Adults Reports should be made to the Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center (MAARC) 844-880-1574 staffed 24 hours/day
If it is an emergency situation, dial 911
Welfare Fraud Hotline: 800-627-9977 Callers may remain anonymous
Child Investigations, Protection and Welfare: Services for abused or neglected children. Welfare services for families experiencing truancy, family issues or minor parents. Adoption services for state ward children.
Vulnerable Adult: Assessment or Investigation of reported abuse or neglect of adults. Vulnerable Adult Reports: Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center (MAARC) 844-880-1574 staffed 24 hours a day.
Child Support: Child support services for all eligible individuals.
Financial Support: Financial and Food Support, Child Care Assistance, Minnesota Health Care Programs and Emergency Programs. Use ApplyMN for financial assistance on-line applications.
Child and Adult Mental Health: Mental health services for individuals.
Chemical Health Services: Services for individuals experiencing issues with chemical dependency.
Family Child Care: Finding Child Care and Licensed Child Care Providers.
Family Child Foster Care, Traditional Adult Foster Care and Corporate Foster Care for Adults and Children: Provide child care, adult and child foster care licensing services to individuals and families wanting to provide child care or foster care.
MnCHOICES: Assessment for long term care, supports, and services.
Services for those over age 65: Find resources to live successfully in the community.
Disability Services: Information for those with developmental disabilities.