The Minnesota American Indian Transition, an expansion of its predecessor Minnesota Native American Transition and Resource Directory, provides descriptions of and links to a sampling of culturally appropriate and offender-friendly services throughout the state of Minnesota.
These resources are organized under the following categories:
This section provides descriptions, contact information and web addresses for the seven Anishaabe (Chippewa, Ojibwe) reservations and four Dakota (Sioux) communities in Minnesota. Resources listed range from education to social services.
This section lists services such as economic assistance, health care and housing for the state's counties with the largest population of American Indians.
Basic Needs Resources
This section includes descriptions, contact information and web addresses of organizations that provide resources or referrals for basic needs such as food, clothing, and transportation.
Provides organizational information for 24-hour phone/crisis assistance, supportive services for ex-offenders and persons with a traumatic brain injury (TBI).
This section provides a sampling of organizations in the Twin Cities area that offers emergency energy, rental, medical, food and clothing services.
Lists county, city and community services that provide low-cost or free adult basic education and GED classes throughout Minnesota.
Lists temporary and day labor employment services and job readiness programs in the Twin Cities and Greater Minnesota.
Health Care Resources
This section lists some of the organizations in the Twin Cities and Greater Minnesota that offer free or reduced dental and medical care services.
This section provides descriptions and contact information for a number of organizations throughout Minnesota that offer transitional and permanent housing services.
This section lists descriptions and contact information for a number of organizations throughout Minnesota that offer low-cost or free legal services.
Mental Health Resources
This section lists descriptions and contact information for a number of organizations throughout Minnesota that provides mental health services.
Substance Abuse Resources
Lists a number of organizations that provide substance abuse services and support throughout Minnesota.