Human Services


COVID-19 Notice:

Beginning Monday, November 16, the Community Services Building at 1117 Center St, New Ulm which houses Public Health and Human Services will be closed to the public. This is due to the surge in COVID positive cases and a desire to limit any unnecessary contacts. The offices and services remain OPEN but an appointment would be needed for any required face to face visits. Please call Human Services at 507-359-6500 to make an appointment between the business hours of 8:00 to 4:30.


The Purpose of Brown County Human Services is to provide an array of services and assistance designed to help individuals reach or strive for any one of the following goals:

  • Self-support
  • Self-sufficiency
  • Protection for children and adults
    from neglect, abuse and exploitation
  • Preservation of families
  • Community-based care
  • Residential care

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