Social Services Unit

The Social Services unit administers the following programs:

  • Services for the Developmentally Disabled

We have social workers available to work with families/guardians to find resources and funding sources for services the participant may need.  Our workers also advocate for the participant to ensure they get the services they need. To get connected with our assessment workers to determine eligibility for this program, you may call intake at 507-357-8288.
Le Sueur County Child/Adult Voluntary Services Referral Form
Le Sueur County DHS Authorization for Release of Information

  • Licensing for Daycare homes and Foster Care homes for both children and adults
Our agency is the liaison for the state licensing office. 

  • Child Care Assistance

This program helps to pay for daycare costs to those who qualify, based on income.  Call the office to check availability and to see if we have a waiting list.

  • Adult Protection Investigations and Case Management

To report an adult protection/vulnerable adult situation please call 844-880-1574 OR use the following link:

 Adoption searches

We can do adoption searches for either biological parents or children who wish to make contact with each other.