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South West Health and Human Services (SWHHS)
Southwest Health and Human Services (SWHHS) is a multi-county agency committed to strengthening individuals, families, and communities by providing quality services in a respectful, caring and cost-effective manner.
Pipestone County Phone: 888-632-4325
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council (SMOC)
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. (SMOC) is a non-profit Community Action Agency, serving the needs of low-income persons in Southwestern Minnesota, specifically in the counties of Nobles, Rock, Murray, and Pipestone. Although these counties receive most of our attention, SMOC does provide specific program offerings in as few as one, and in as many as fourteen counties.
Phone: (800) 658-2444
Southwest Crisis Center (SWCC)
The SWCC provides direct services to primary and secondary survivors and victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, sex trafficking, sexual harassment, stalking, and child abuse. We are the initial contact for victims in crisis through our 24-hour safe line as well as through referrals from law enforcement, medical personnel, court administration, and other agencies such as churches, health and human service groups, and mental health centers; many victims also “walk-in.”
Pipestone Phone: (507) 825-5688
24 Hour Safe Line: (800) 376-4311
Phone: (507) 825-2146
Volunteers in Mercy (VIM)
Volunteers in mercy is a non-profit organization. Proceeds from the store go back to help people in times of need in our community and surrounding areas.
Phone: (507) 215-0155
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
United Way uses its global reach and local presence to build stronger, more resilient and more equitable communities where everyone can thrive. We work to improve the health, education, and economic mobility of every person in every community we serve.
Pipestone County Area Food Shelf
The Pipestone County Food Shelf serves residents in our county who are experiencing an emergency or financial difficulty that limits their ability to purchase food for themselves and their family.
Phone: (507) 825-4414