Dakota County Child Services (Minnesota)

Dakota County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the MN State, Dakota County, or local level that provides a range of services to assist children, youth, and families. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices offer early childhood services, including childcare support, family nutrition programs, and support for children with developmental delays. These offices may also run programs to end youth homelessness, prevent adolescent pregnancy, and prevent violence against children and youth in Dakota County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Dakota County foster care and adoption services.

Dakota County Community Service West Saint Paul MN 1 West Mendota Road 55118 651-554-5909

A Dakota County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Dakota County WIC programs provide nutrition assistance for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance. In addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits, including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help obtaining other Minnesota social services.

Dakota County Administration Center WIC Office Hastings MN 1590 Highway 55 55033 651-438-4313

Dakota County Public Health Department WIC Office Apple Valley MN 14955 Galaxie Avenue 55124 952-891-7525

West Saint Paul Northern Service Center WIC Office West Saint Paul MN 1 Mendota Road 55118 651-554-6600