General InformationDickandroger

  • 2-1-1 United Way (free and confidential health and human services information) 211 or 651-291-0211 or or Text your zip code to 898-211 (M-F 8am-7pm)

Crisis Hotlines

  • Crisis Connection (confidential crisis hotline open 24 hours a day 7 days per week)  612-379-6363
  • COPE (mental health crisis services) 612-596-1223
  • Sojourner (domestic violence services) 952-933-7422
  • Cornerstone (domestic violence services) 1-866-223-1111

Employment Services

Energy Assistance

  • Community Action Partnership of Hennepin County (CAP-HC) 952-930-3541 or

Food Assistance

  • WIC-women, infants, and children food and nutrition program for pregnant or nursing mothers and children up to age 6. 612-348-6810 or
  • SNAP-food support for financially eligible individuals and families, food support help line 1-888-711-1151 or click here
  • Central Clinic (free clinic for children and teens) 952-993-1100
  • St Mary’s Clinics (income eligible persons who are uninsured) 651-287-7777

Hennepin County Economic Assistance and/or Emergency Assistance


  • HousingLink (internet housing search including a subsidized housing list)
  • Shelter services (discuss options with Hennepin County shelter team) 612-348-9410


  • Legal Aid (professional legal services for financially eligible individuals), 612-334-5970 or
  • Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid (MMLA) – MMLA’s government Benefits Unit and Immigration Law Project are available to answer questions from immigrants about public charge issues.  For assistance, community members can call Legal Aid at 612-332-1441 or 1-800-292-4150 during MMLA’s intake hours (Mon-Fri 9:30 AM-11:30 AM, 1:30 PM-3:30 PM). Language services are available for all callers.