CLC does NOT provide legal services for parents, foster parents or guardians, or provide legal services pertaining to divorce and divorce custody matters. Here are some other local agencies and legal aid organizations that may be able to help.
Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis
Legal Aid Youth Law Project
Volunteer Lawyers Network
Hennepin County Legal Referral
Minnesota Disability Law Center
Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services (SMRLS)
Legal Rights Center
Immigrant Law Center
If you need help quickly, call Tubman’s 24-hour crisis line:
612-825-0000 (West Metro)
651-770-0777 (East Metro)
Ramsey County Child Protection
Hennepin County Child Protection
Cornerhouse (child abuse evaluation)
Blaine, Hopkins, Crystal, Minneapolis St. Paul and Burnsville . For additional resources for Minnesota Father’s, click here.
P.A.C.E.R. Center 952.838.9000 -The mission of PACER Center (Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights) is to expand opportunities and enhance the quality of life of children and young adults with disabilities and their families, based on the concept of parents helping parents.
Mental Health Association of MN
Ramsey County Public Defender
651.215.0600, 651 .757.1600
Ramsey County Guardian ad Litem Office
Ramsey County Child Support
Hennepin County Public Defender
Hennepin County Attorney’s Office
Hennepin County Guardian ad Litem Office
Hennepin County Child Support
Minnesota Department of Human Services: Children’s Services
Works in partnership with tribes, counties, communities, and service providers to ensure that children and families in crisis receive the services they need quickly and close to home. Includes information on foster care placement, child protection services, adolescent services, and various studies on the needs of children in out-of-home care in Minnesota.