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COVID-19 Response and Preparation

Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan are committed to protecting the health, safety, and well-being of Minnesotans during the COVID-19 pandemic. They have taken decisive action to curb the spread of COVID-19, support our health care providers and facilities, and mitigate the impact on Minnesota families. Please see the resources and news alerts below to stay up-to-date in this ever-evolving situation.

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Resources

Protect yourself and your family

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Learn about the disease and how to stay healthy on the Dept. of Health website.

Unemployment insurance

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How to file if you’re unable to work as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Distance learning

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Visit the Department of Education website for up to date info on distance learning.

Human Services programs

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Get guidance on Dept. of Human Services programs, including child care.

Employee / Employer

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Business loans, worker exemptions, and more to get us through these unprecedented times.

Materials for media

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Downloadable media materials for the Governor's #StayHomeMN order.

Hotlines

MN Helpline


651-297-1304 
or
1-800-657-3504

Monday - Friday:  9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Housing questions


For single-family residences: 
651-296-8215

For multi-family residences: 
651-297-4455

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Discrimination helpline


833-454-0148
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Older Minnesotans


1-800-333-2433
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Latest News

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How you can help

Find Volunteer opportunities
Help Minnesota Procure More PPE
Are you a private company interested in assisting the COVID-19 response? Email HSEM.PPP@state.mn.us and share how you can help.

Governor's office hours

Our priority is the health and safety of Minnesotans. In response to COVID-19, staff will be working remotely as of 4:30 pm on 3/23. Our focus is still the people of Minnesota, and constituents can safely reach our team at gov.contact@state.mn.us or 651-201-3400.

National updates

Visit the Centers for Disease Control website for nationwide updates on COVID-19.

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