Health & Human Services

426 West Avenue
Red Wing, MN  55066 
  • Located on the corner of West Avenue and W. 5th Street
  • Main Entrance is in the alley between W. 4th Street and W. 5th Street
  • Most convenient parking locations are in the alley by the Main Entrance and on West Avenue (one-way traffic)


Promote, Strengthen, and Protect the Health of Individuals, Families and Communities.


Working for a safer and healthier Goodhue County as a trusted, skilled, and innovative health and human services agency.

                                                   VALUE STATEMENTS

We respect and value all people, communities and contributions.


We value protecting the safety of individuals, families and communities.


We value prevention as a cost effective investment that impacts the health of individuals, families, and communities.


We value collaboration through teamwork and partnerships to achieve.


We value innovative strategies to promote continuous improvement.

In partnership with local service providers, regional, state, and federal partners, GCHHS provides a wide range of services.  These include educating people through public health efforts, providing safety & protection to the most vulnerable children and adults, providing care for addictions and mental health, and enabling people in Goodhue County to live independently.

The GCHHS Department consists of three service divisions:


Economic Assistance Division
    See what economic assistance services are available
 Public Health Division
    Discover the various public health services available in Goodhue County
 Social Services Division
    Find out what services are available in Goodhue County

Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center (MAARC)
Effective July 1st, 2015 Minnesota has a new central system for reporting suspected maltreatment of vulnerable adults.  
> State-wide common entry point available 24/7
> 844-880-1574 is the toll-free phone number for the general public
> Website access for mandated reporters is
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