Human Services

  1. Adoption Services

    Adoption Services from Nicollet County Social Services are provided for children that are under the guardianship of the Commissioner of Human Services.

  2. Child & Family Services

    Nicollet County Children’s Services works within state and federal guidelines and mandates to protect the children of Nicollet County from abuse and neglect.

  3. Child Support

    Child support orders may include amounts for basic support, medical support, and/or child care support.

  4. Environmental Health

    Brown-Nicollet Environmental Health provides licenses, education, and regulatory services to establishments in Brown, Nicollet, Cottonwood, and Watonwan Counties.

  5. Family Health Services

    Nicollet County Public Health offers special programs for pregnant women, families with new babies, and families with young children.

  6. Home Care Services

    Find out what home care services are available for individuals who want to stay in their own home as long as possible.

  7. Medical Assistance Programs

    Medical Assistance pays for medical care for low-income Minnesota residents.

  8. Mental Health

    Mental illness is a biochemical brain disorder that affects an individuals thinking, emotions, and possibly their ability to manage their daily living.

  9. Public Health

    The Public Health Office offers home health services, family health services, WIC, and more.

  10. Social Services

    The mission of Nicollet County Social Services is to provide Nicollet County residents essential government services efficiently and ethically, directed towards an acceptable quality of life.

  11. Transportation & Senior Services

    View senior activities, learn about transportation options for seniors, and view the monthly senior newsletter.

  12. Veterans Services

    The Nicollet County Veterans Services would like to assist veterans in any way possible by providing information and resources.