Public Health & Human Services
Update - Interviews for Financial Assistance
In an effort to reduce the spread of the corona virus disease, effective immediately, Financial Workers will NOT be conducting face-to-face interviews.
Interviews will be conducted via phone.
You may drop off paperwork in the outside drop box located at the southeast corner of the Community Services Building in Cloquet. You may also drop off paperwork at the first floor front desk of the Community Services Building in Cloquet. In Moose Lake, the drop box is in located outside the front door or you can drop off paperwork or pick up applications at the reception area inside the building.
We encourage you to use your phone to communicate with your Financial Worker/Team to protect yourself. If you do not have access to a phone, you may use a county phone to conduct an interview when applying for programs.
Please be sure to include your phone number on all paperwork you turn in to the county.
|Team 1 878-2551||Team 2 878-2552|
|Team 3 878-2553||Health Care Team 878-2557|
|Child Care 878-2518||Moose Lake Office 485-8520|
Carlton County and Tribal Child Care Fund Plan
Counties and Tribes must submit a biennial Child Care Fund Plan to the commissioner. The plan is available for a 30 day comment period. If you have questions or comments, please contact Patti Hart at 218-878-2523 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Carlton County Public Health & Human Services
The mission of the Carlton County Public Health and Human Services is to promote the health, safety, dignity, and self-sufficiency of individuals, families, and communities.
In fulfilling this mission, the agency and staff hold the following belief:
- The health and the safety of our communities are vital to the entire population of Carlton County.
- The individual and the family represent the foundation of the community.
- Preserving families and the rights to self-determination are primary values.
Carlton County is located in Northeastern Minnesota and our Public Health and Human Services programs serve a rural county of nearly 34,000 residents. Carlton County Public Health and Human Services operates offices in Cloquet and Moose Lake.
Pharmacies in Carlton County dispensed the second-highest rate of naloxone in state
Foster Care in Carlton County
Suicide Prevention in Carlton County
Child Support Staff Build Relationships, Engage Communities to Improve Services
Crisis Text Line
Whatever you’re going through, we’re here. Get free help now. Follow these easy steps to reach of our our Crisis Counselors. Minnesota’s suicide prevention and mental health crisis texting services are now available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
People who text MN to 741741 will be connected to the Crisis Text Line.
Crisis Text Line is FREE, 24/7 support for those in crisis, connecting people in crisis to trained Crisis Counselors.
Free Prescription Discount Program
The National Association of Counties offers free discount prescription drug cards. The cards are good at 68,000 retail pharmacies nationwide. The program is free - no membership required. Click here for more details.