Emergency Resources and Reporting
A public health emergency is anything that causes, or could cause, injuries or illness to a large number of people. Please use the following guidelines to determine how to respond.
If this is an emergency, call 911.
Poison Emergencies: Call 911 Got a Poison Question? Call 1-800-222-1222.
Immediate Professional Assistance
Free of Charge
Foodborne Illness: If you think you are ill from eating food in a public setting, call the Minnesota Foodborne Illness Hotline at 1-877-FOOD-ILL (1-877-366-3455)
Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office Dispatch Center: 320-235-1260
Emergency, Community and Health Outreach Minnesota (ECHO): In an emergency, ECHO Minnesota will work with public officials to provide you and your family with the information that you need to stay healthy and safe in multiple languages. For additional information, click on the link below.