Community Supports

Addiction Center

Free online information about drug abuse recovery options: where to find the best one for your needs and the benefits of committing to a recovery program. 

Adult and Family Literacy 

Hawthorne Education Center
700 4th Ave Se
Rochester, MN 55904
(507) 287-1475

The Arc Southeastern Minnesota

For people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
6301 Bandel Rd NW, Suite 605
Rochester, MN 55901

Autism Resource Center

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 

Autism Support Network 

An online community to connect with other families and individuals touched by ASD

Community Action Partnership of Hennepin County 

Strengthening Community, Eliminating Barriers, & Creating Opportunity

Outreach Coordinator: Patricia A. Eibon

(952) 999-4421

122 W. Franklin Ave., Suite 310

Minneapolis, MN 55404

Community Dental Care 

Free dental care and preventive education

Crystal Yang


Community Health Services Inc

Provides care for every physical and mental health need

Address: 1926 Collegeview Rd SE

Rochester, MN 55904
Phone: 507-529-0503

Elder Network

Serving individuals 55+ and their families

1130 1/2 7th St NW, Suite 205

Rochester MN 55901


Families First of Minnesota

126 Woodlake Drive SE

Rochester, MN 55904

P. 507-287-2020

F. 507-287-2411

Family Service Rochester

1110 6th St NW

Rochester MN 55901


Financial Help for Single Mothers

Helps financially struggling single mothers with finding grants and government assistance programs. The service is free of cost. 

FFPSA Resource Page

FFPSA Resource Page features a wealth of resources, including articles about the legislation's requirement that Qualified Residential Treatment Programs (QRTPs) become nationally accredited, the timing required for accreditation, comparisons of the three approved accrediting bodies, and much more.

Habitat for Humanity

1530 Greenview Dr SW, Suite 107

Rochester, MN 55902


Program Manager:

IMAA – Intercultural Mutual Assistance Association

Armin Budlimic
2500 Valleyhigh Dr NW
Rochester, MN 55901
(507) 289-5960

Legal Assistance of Olmsted County

Free civil legal services to low income residents

of Olmsted County

1700 N Broadway, Suite 124

Rochester, MN 55906


Maryville University 

About Postpartum Depression 

Mediation and Conflict Solutions

MCS provides low cost dispute resolution to

resolve differences without filing a lawsuit.

3510 8th St NW, Suit 300

Rochester, MN 55901


Medication Management for People with Disabilities

Online Resource - Article by SingleCare

Mental Health Hotlines

Olmsted County Crisis Line 


SE MN Warmline (NAMI)

Non-crisis phone lime for people with mental illness

507-287-7161 or 1-888-334-7754

hours: Thursday-Sunday 4p-8pm


Suicide Prevention Hotline (24/7)


NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

903 W Center St, Suite 202

Rochester, MN 55902


NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

903 W Center St, Suite 202

Rochester, MN 55902


Olmsted County Access Initiative

Promotes healthcare access for immigrants
Contact: Tara Nelson
300 11th Ave NW, Ste 110
Rochester MN 55901-2739
(507) 289-5960 ext 102

Project Legacy

Developing support systems for youth of color
Director: Karen Edmonds

Purdue University 

Sensory Activities for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Rochester International Association

President Herta Matteson
2500 Valley High Dr NW
Rochester MN 55901
(507) 289-5960 ext 116

Rochester International Film Group

PO Box 6803
Rochester, MN 55903-6803

Rochester Public Library

101 2nd St Se

Rochester, Mn 55904


hours: Mon-Thurs 9:30-9pm

Fri.-Sat. 9:30-5:30

Sun. 1:30-5:30

Rochester Senior Center

121 North Broadway

Rochester, MN 55906


Rochester Area Family YMCA

709 1st Avenue SW

Rochester, MN 55902


Rochester Public Schools - Minority Liaisons & Equity Specialists

John Adams Middle School
Ramona Norwood
1525 31st St NW
Rochester MN 55901
(507) 328-5753

Friedell Middle School
Zeynab Dahir
1200 S Broadway
Rochester MN 55904
(507) 328-5639

Kellogg Middle School
Abdi Nur
503 17th St NE
Rochester MN 55906
(507) 328-5800

John Marshall High School

Terrelle Wilson (Equity Specialist)

1510 14th St NW
Rochester MN 55901

(507) 328-5400

Rose-Martine Haglund (Equity Specialist)

Edison Building

615 7th St SW

Rochester MN 55902

(507) 328-5400

Toby Taylor (Equity Specialist)

Edison Building

615 7th St SW

Rochester MN 55902

(507) 328-5246

Willie Tipton (Equity Specialist)

Edison Building

615 7th St SW

Rochester MN 55902

(507) 328-5885

Salvation Army

20 1st Ave NE

Rochester, MN 55906


Sensory Overload Resource (Online) 

Guide to living with sensory overload: what it is, why it is experienced, how to protect and prevent.

Southeastern MN Regional Legal Services

903 West Center Street, Suite 230

Rochester, Mn 55902



Attornys & Advocates Against Domestic & Sexual Violence

General Line: 612-343-9842

Toll Free: 800-313-2666

Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9:00 AM-4:00 PM (CST)

Digital Resources for Students with Autism 

United Way

903 W Center St, Suite 100

Rochester, MN 55902


Victim Services

24 Hour Sexual Assault Crisis Line


Roll Free:1-877-289-0636

Von Wald Group Home

A safe place for at-risk teens from Rochester and communities across southeastern Minnesota.

Offers a structured and nurturing environment for youth ages 10-18 years to help youth heal from trauma, develop pro-social skills, build community connections, and develop life skills. 

4435 SE Bamber Valley Road

Rochester, MN 55904

(507) 280-0110

WellShare International

122 West Franklin Ave

Suite 510

Minneapolis, MN 55404


Zumbro Valley Health Center

343 35th St Se

Rochester, MN 55904


Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 7:30am-7pm

Friday 7:30-12pm

Contact Information

Diversity Council

1130 1/2 7th Street NW Rochester MN 55901


Phone: 507-282-9951

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