Olmsted County logo-Go to homepage
County Departments

Adult & Family Services


"Partnering to Provide Education, Access, Choice, & Support"

As part of our stated mission, Adult & Family Services provides support and assistance for people who have serious mental health problems, chronic addictions, developmental disabilities, those who are elderly or have disabilities and want services at home, and individuals in need of adult protection.

New initiatives in the division include:

  • Collaboratives with community providers to enhance behavioral health services
  • Changes in practices to allow consumers to direct their services
  • Development of supportive housing
  • Increasing staff expertise in protecting vulnerable adults from financial exploitation

Jim Behrends, Director


Growing Home Presentation (15 MG PDF)

Digital Counties Survey 2010 Winner
Home | Privacy Policy and Disclaimer | HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices | Contact Us
Olmsted County provides secure email boxes for members of the public to submit emails about confidential issues including, but not limited to, child and adult protection reports, criminal activity and public health concerns. Please use these secure email boxes for these types of issues. Olmsted County disclaims all liability for unauthorized use and dissemination of confidential information if members of the public submit emails about confidential issues using the regular unsecured county departmental email boxes.
Copyright © 2015 Olmsted County, Minnesota