Douglas County Child Services (Minnesota)

Douglas County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the MN State, Douglas 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 Douglas County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Douglas County foster care and adoption services.

Douglas County Social Services Alexandria MN 809 Elm Street 56308 320-762-2302

A Douglas County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Douglas 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.

Douglas County Public Health WIC Office Alexandria MN 809 Elm Street, 1200 56308 320-763-7805