Health & Human Services

Promote health and quality of life by providing compassionate services and supports.


Providing efficient services with innovation and accountability. 


Setting the standard for providing superior and efficient county government services through leadership, accountability, and innovation to a growing and diverse society. 

Core Values

Leadership. Efficiency. Accountability. Innovation. Integrity.

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To submit documents, forms or verifications to a Health & Human Services worker, please e-mail  Please include some identifying information with your documents such as case number if you know it, or name and social security number. Note: this is a no-reply e-mail. Please call 507-934-8559 with questions.

Fill out applications or documents online:
ApplyMN - to apply for Food, Cash and/or Child Care Assistance online.
MNsure - to for healthcare assistance
eDocs - fill out documents online and submit using the "Submit forms online" link above

Commonly requested documents:
DHS-2120 - Household Report Form 
DHS-5576 - Six Month Report Form
DHS-2146 - Authorization for Release of Employment Information

If you have any questions please call the Health & Human Services office at 507-934-8559.