326 Laurel St. | Brainerd, MN 56401
Long Term Care
SNAP (Food Support)
Employment & Economic Services Division Manager
Community Service Building
204 Laurel St.
Brainerd, MN 56401
Main line:(218) 824-1250
Fax: (218) 824-1141
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
To determine the continued eligibility for the recipients of these programs
To provide access for SNAP (food support), medical assistance, and cash assistance for the people of Crow Wing County
Applications are accepted Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
ApplyMN is a simple, secure Web application that connects you with state and county services to help meet you and your family's basic needs.
Request for Information form
Have a question regarding your case or our programs? You can submit your question to us and you will receive a return telephone call within 24 hours.
Are you eligible?
Eligibility Screening Tool
Bridge to Benefits
to see if you or someone else may be eligible for public work support programs. It will ask you a few simple questions but will NOT ask you for information that identifies you. It's easy, confidential and free!
Additional Phone Lines
Have been added to serve you better:
(218) 824-1357 Long Term Care
(218) 824-1250 Cash, SNAP (Food support) and general assistance
Minnesota Department of Human Services
The department provides various services including:
Income and Eligibility Verification System -
Information Access and Privacy -
Notice of Privacy Practices -
Penalties for Welfare Fraud -
Can I apply for cash, food and medical assistance online?
What programs require a face-to-face interview?
What is S.N.A.P.(Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)?
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