Public Health

Public Health

PHLogo2ColorJPEGsmall1Mission Statement: To prevent disease and promote, improve, protect, and preserve the health and well being of all persons living in Brown County.

 

Brown County Opioid Settlement Grant

The Brown County Opioid Settlement Grant is now open. Brown County has been awarded settlement funds from a multistate settlement agreement with pharmaceutical distributors and opioid manufacturers. Organizations that serve Brown County Minnesota residents are eligible to submit a grant application that outlines an implementation of an opioid epidemic response project. Details on the opioid settlement and the rolling grant can be found in the Brown County Minnesota Opioid Response document below.


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The public is invited to contact Public Health to learn more about:

  • Promoting healthy communities and healthy behaviors
  • Preventing the spread of infectious disease
  • Preparing for and responding to disasters and assisting communities in recovery
  • Assuring the quality and accessibility of healthy services
  • Maintaining an adequate local public health infrastructure

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Contact Public Health

Director: Jaimee Brand

Located at the Community Services Building in New Ulm

1117 Center Street
New Ulm, MN 56073

Telephone: (507) 233-6820
(888) 359-2809
Fax: (507) 233-6819


Reporting Foodborne Illness

Brown-Nicollet Environmental Health: (507) 934-7096
Minnesota State Hotline: (877) 366-3455

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

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