COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update



Minnesota Department of Health COVID-19 Hotline

Health questions (7:00AM to 7:00PM, 7 days a week): 651-201-3920 or 1-800-657-3903

Minnesota Department of Health Resources

School and Childcare Resources

  • 7:00AM to 7:00PM, 7 days a week: 651-297-1304 or 1-800-657-3504
  • DHS hotline for child care providers with COVID-19 related questions: 888-234-1268
  • Minnesota Department of Education Home: click here
  • List of restaurants offering free lunches to students while K-12 schools are closed: click here AND click here
  • Walz Executive Order on school closures: click here

Workforce Resources

  • Worker protections related to COVID-19: click here
  • Minnesota Unemployment Insurance Program (unemployed or have your hours reduced, you may apply for unemployment benefits): click here
  • Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development COVID-19 update: click here

Food Resource

  • Minnesota Department of Human Services, MN Food Helpline: 888-711-1151 or resource page: click here
  • Need help getting food right away? Minnesota Hunger Partners: Click here 
  • Housing Resource

Minnesota Department of Housing, need help finding or paying for housing? click here

CDC COVID-19 Information

Scams and Price Gouging

  • Attorney General’s Office information on potential COVID-19 scams: click here
  • If you believe you have been the victim of a COVID-19 scam, please contact (651) 296-3353 (Metro) or (800) 657-3787 (Greater Minnesota) or use this link to File a Complaint: click here

Discrimination and the MN Dept. of Human Rights

  • Information on mistreatment and discrimination due to COVID-19. To submit a complaint click here or call 651-539-1133.

MN Courts

  • Information on temporary court operation procedures: click here

Travel Insurance

  • Minnesota Commerce Department resource: click here
  • Commerce Department Consumer Services Center: 651-539-1600 or file a complaint: click here