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Health and
Human Services

Human Services     Public Health
 Community Corrections    Veteran Services

Mission Statement
Working in partnership with our community to promote the health and safety
of the residents of Kandiyohi County in a
caring, professional, and fiscally responsible manner

Our Guiding Principles
Respect and honor individual potential
Promote preventative and early intervention services
Protect the public through utilization of evidence based practices
Provide quality service and education

Role of Government
Provide critical services in our local community that assist people in need and
provide a safety net for our most vulnerable citizens.

Kandiyohi Health and Human Services will:
Protect vulnerable populations
Expend public funds and be accountable to funders (taxpayers)
Provide infrastructure and oversight of the private sector expending public funds.

Our Partners
Individuals and families who are in need, health care providers,
schools, community agencies, charitable organizations, federal, state, county and
city government and other individuals, businesses and agencies
both in and outside of our local community.