Economic Support

Already have a financial assistance case in Washington County, but still have questions?

Call your assigned worker or 651-430-6459.

In partnership with the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS), the Washington County Community Services Department administers programs that provide support to low-income residents of Washington County, such as: cash support, medical programs, food support, and child care assistance. 

All of the public assistance programs are regulated by the DHS.

Interpreter Service

If you need an interpreter to help you apply for benefits:

  1. Call 651-430-6459 or 1-844-711-1907.
  2. Indicate the type of language you speak and a phone number to reach you. 

Someone will call you back using the Language Line and arrange a time for you to apply with the assistance of an interpreter.

Community Resources

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Suspect Fraud?

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Data Privacy

Learn about Data Privacy from the DHS.