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Get human services supports

The most valuable benefit is time. You can save time by connecting with us online or by phone — most of the time, you won't need to visit a county office to access supports.

If you’re not sure where to begin, people are available to help you. Call 612-348-4111.

Emergency financial programs

Find out about rent assistance, shelter and emergency cash assistance.

Health care assistance

Explore options and apply for health insurance benefits through MNsure..

Cash, food and child care

Apply for these resources through MNbenefits..

Find more information on cash, food and child care assistance.

Free and low-cost help, including meals, shelter and clothing

Find resources from Hennepin Waypoint.

Housing with services

Find openings with the Hennepin Housing Key.

Report suspected maltreatment


Fill out a Suspected Child Maltreatment Report.

Learn more about child protection services.

Vulnerable adults

Call to report maltreatment: 844-880-1574.

Learn about Adult Protection Services.

Search the full human services directory

Browse the county's full list of human services.

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We're adding technology tools in the community for people who aren't able to access online tools using their own personal devices. Using a digital access point, residents can:

  • Access and complete online applications
  • Scan and print Human Services documents
  • Use a phone to contact a representative
  • Register to vote

Find a digital access point


  • 1800: 1800 Chicago Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55404
  • Central library: 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401
  • Government Center: 300 – 6th Street South, Skyway Level, Minneapolis, MN 55487
  • North Regional library: 1315 Lowry Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55411
  • Walker library: 2880 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55408
  • North Minneapolis Service Center: 1001 Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55411
    Limited capacity due to COVID-19
  • South Minneapolis Human Service Center: 2215 – Lake Street East, Minneapolis, MN 55407

North metro

  • Brookdale Service Center: 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway, Suite 100, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
    Limited capacity due to COVID-19
  • Northwest Human Service Center – First Floor: 7051 Brooklyn Boulevard, Brooklyn Center, MN 55429

West metro

  • Westonka library: 2079 Commerce Boulevard, Mound, MN 55364
  • Ridgedale Service Center: 12601 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305
    Limited capacity due to COVID-19
  • West Human Service Center – Wells Fargo Building: 1011 – 1st Street South, Suite 109, Hopkins, MN 55343
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