Please take a few moments to fill out our Community Services Customer Service Survey. Your input is appreciated.


On behalf of the Winona County Board of Commissioners this department administers various services in the areas of community health, and social services. These services are administered pursuant to state law and rule under the supervision of the State of Minnesota.


Our Vision
Fosters healthy and stable communities
Our Mission
Enhances the health, well being, and self-sufficiency of all members of our communities
Our Values
Excellence:  We achieve excellence in all aspects of service delivery
Integrity:  We are dedicated to honesty, responsibility, and accountability
Compassion:  We serve our communities and each other with compassion, dignity, and respect


ApplyMN is a simple, secure Web application that connects you with state and county services to help meet your and your family's basic needs. You can use ApplyMN to apply for: breast and cervical cancer coveragecash assistancechild care assistance, emergency help, family planning, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, and health care.


MNSure is the new central health insurance marketplace for Minnesotans to find and compare health plans, and choose the coverage that fits their needs. Enrollment starts October 2013 with coverage beginning January 1, 2014. A website is currently being built where you will have instant, easy access to coverage options. To learn more about MNSure, click here...