Mission and Vision
By putting the customer first, Hennepin County employees work every day to achieve our mission, vision and goals. We strive to improve our services through proactive, innovative public stewardship.
To serve residents through transformative services that reduce disparities, eliminate inequities, and create opportunity for all.
A community where all people are healthy, all people are valued, and all people thrive.
Our core values guide our behaviors and how our work is performed. They underlie work, interpersonal interactions, and approaches used to fulfill the mission.
People are our purpose. Residents are the center of everything we do, and our employees are our greatest asset.
We act boldly in the stewardship of our resources and environment.
We act with the highest ethical principles and demonstrate professionalism and personal responsibility in our service to community.
We are committed to the shared responsibility of advancing policies and practices that promote equal access, outcomes and opportunities for all.
We drive innovation in policies, services and programs to achieve the best possible outcomes for people.