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Health & Information

There is a lot of news about the Coronavirus Covid-19 and it is changing all the time.  The Center for Disease Control (CDC) is a great and trustworthy resource on how to stay safe and informed.

New Discrimination Hotline

The toll-free helpline, which is at 1-833-454-0148, will allow those who experience or witness bias and discrimination to report incidents to the Minnesota Department of Human Rights. The helpline is staffed Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Minnesota Department of Health:

Minnesota Department of Education:

There are also numerous websites and organizations that can help you find resources, have important conversations, and connect.  We will list some that we think are very good, below.

Health Care and Insurance

Individuals and families that qualify for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) or Medicaid can enroll at any time of the year, and there are enrollment options online, by phone, by mail or in person. For more information visit ​insurekidsnow.gov​ ​or ​healthcare.gov

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has provided the following fact sheets on payment for medically necessary medical services related to COVID-19:

Mental Health and Stress Management Resources