Family Facilitator Program

Program Mission Statement: To assist children and families to be successful in their home, school, and community using prevention and early intervention services.

The Program is:

  • Free
  • Voluntary
  • Confidential
  • Provided in home/school
  • Easily accessed
  • Provided year round

Who is Eligible:

  • Residents of Brown, Sibley and Watonwan Counties
  • Children and Families experiencing difficulties with: Parenting, Family Changes, Discipline/Behavior problems at home/school/community/, Social/emotional issues, Communications

What Services are offered?

  • Connecting with community resources: Family Facilitators can help your family locate and obain services for which you may be eligible.
  • Service Coordination: Family Facilitators work with you and your family to accomplish goals that are important to you.
  • Brief in-home services: Six to twelve month services help children, parents, and school staff address educational, social, behavioral, and family issues that may be preventing your child from being successful.
  • Summer Activities: A variety of activities to provide social skills and opportunities for new experiences.

Hows does your family get these services?

  • By contacting your school staff.
  • By directly contacting a Family Facilitator
  • by contacting your county social service department

For more information call: Brown County Human Services: 507-359-6500 and ask to speak to a Family Facilitator.

Contact Human Services

Located at the Community Services Building in New Ulm

1117 Center Street, PO Box 788
New Ulm, MN 56073

Telephone: (507) 354-8246 or 1 (800) 450-8246

TDD Phone Number: (507) 359-6505, for the hearing impaired

Fax: (507) 359-6542

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Office Hours: 8am to 4:30pm (most offices)

Main Office Phone: 507-233-6600

Courthouse Address:
14 S State St
New Ulm, MN 56073

Individual Office Hours may vary.


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