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Crisis Connection

Crisis Connection is a non-profit mental health counseling agency providing telephone counseling services, specializing in crisis counseling, intervention and referral.  We are based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis-St Paul, Minnesota and through the support of donors, the United Way, Hennepin County and others, are able to provide free hotlines to residents throughout the state of Minnesota. The Crisis Hot Line (612-379-6363) is the 24-hour crisis phone line. This community service, which is free and confidential, takes calls from anyone in need of counseling and support. For more information visit

Coordinated Access – Washington County Resources for Families and Individuals Experiencing Homelessness
Helping those who are homeless or within days of eviction access appropriate housing and services. Click here for complete details.

World Health Organization

Check out this report from the World Health Organization. It identifies depression as the main cause of illness and disability in teens worldwide, and road traffic incidents as the main cause of death. The webpage itself is also a wealth of information about adolescents and health. Please share!

Mission:To promote health and well-being for youth and families

Washington County Resource Guide for Seniors and People with Disabilities

was updated in 2013. The guide can be found here:

SAMHSA Anti-Bullying App

​ - No proven strategy to teach kids responsible drinking

The Washington County Family Resource Guide

was updated in April 2016. Click here to see the Guide.

Children’s Dental Health Services

Click here to see flyers for UCare and Washington County Dental Health Resources.