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COVID-19 Notice

While the building will be closed to the public, services and operation hours will continue to be provided through phone (218-998-8150), email (imques@co.ottertail.mn.us) and appointment if deemed necessary.
You may drop your applications/paperwork off in the drop box outside of the Government Service Center in Fergus Falls or the New York Mills Office or by mail.

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Additional Community Resources

Here are links you may find helpful regarding COVID 19 in communities within Otter Tail County

Child Maltreatment

Business hours (Monday – Friday; 8:00am-4:30pm): 218-998-8150
After hours and holidays: OTC Sheriff’s Office: 218-998-8555

Adult Maltreatment

Contact the MN Adult Abuse Reporting Center (MAARC): 844-880-1570

Other Assistance

Economic Assistance/Healthcare Programs: 218-998-8281

Mission

Our department’s mission is to provide an array of financial and social services to families and individuals to help maintain or enhance the quality of life for all persons served. Our agency staff directly provides over 27 different programs and we contract with many other agencies throughout the county to provide a variety of programs.

Our staff includes social workers, financial workers, child support officers, case aides, office support staff and accounting technicians. To find out more, please scroll down or visit us at any of the locations.

News & Meetings

Upcoming Events

Good Friday

April 10, 2020 8:00 am
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Memorial Day

May 25, 2020 8:00 am
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Independence Day (observed)

July 3, 2020 8:00 am
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Independence Day

July 4, 2020 8:00 am
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Labor Day

September 7, 2020 8:00 am
Otter Tail County, MN, USA
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Reports & Minutes

Department Meetings

Minutes will show up for events after they have been approved.
No recent minutes or agendas for this department/board.

Policies

Related Policies

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Projects

Projects

No projects currently listed for this department.

Contact Info

Phone Number: Fergus Falls:218-998-8150 New York Mills:218-385-5450 Child Support/Courthouse:218-998-8640 Toll Free:1-888-350-0241
Mailing Address:
Otter Tail County Department of Human Services, 530 West Fir Avenue, Fergus Falls, MN, USA

Contacts


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