Hennepin County Essential Services

Hennepin County Essential Services: Helping COVID-Positive Residents in Isolation
Posted on 12/11/2020
Hennepin County residents who test positive for COVID-19 and need assistance staying in isolation may reach out to Hennepin County’s COVID-19 Essential Services for support.

Essential Services can provide a variety of services to help those testing positive stay in isolation and avoid spreading the virus. Examples of services provided include help with food, clothes, finance, health and supplies.

Those who test positive are typically informed about the service by contact tracing staff. Due to the high volume of cases, residents may not hear about the service in a timely manner.

Those who reside in Hennepin County, have recently tested positive and need assistance while in isolation may reach Hennepin County Essential Services at 612.348.3000 or essentialservices@hennepin.us.

Anyone residing outside of Hennepin County should contact their county of residence for assistance.