Local Support Agencies

Agencies
Locations
American Red Cross
Ph: 800-RED-CROSS
Ph: 800-733-2767
Minneapolis
Ph: 612-871-7676
East Central Minnesota Chapter
Ph: 651-462-5629
St. Paul
Ph: 651-291-6780
24 Hour Emergency
Ph: 612-871-7676
ARES (HAM Radio)
Ed LaPlante
W: 651-257-1313
H: 651-257-6117
Duane Lundsford
H: 651-462-8859
Bret Hedrington
W: 612-669-7547
H/O: 651-213-0064 x201
Communication Assistance
Sign Language Assistance
Ph: 800-456-2021
Adaptive Visual Devices
Ph: 800-657-3821
Assistive Telephone Devices
Ph: 800-571-4292
Community/Senior Centers
Chisago County Senior Center
38784 - 6th Ave.
Box 542
North Branch, MN 55056
Ph: 651-674-8658
Rush City Senior Dining Center
240 W. 4th St.
Rush city, MN 55069
Ph: 320-358-3611
Food Stamps/Services
Chisago County Human Service Agency
Ph: 651-257-1300 or
Ph: 651-213-5600
Minnesota Food Bank
Ph: 612-486-9860 ext. 11
Minnesota Food Shelf
Ph: 800-782-6372
Second Harvest Food Bank
Ph: 612-484-5117
Hazelden Foundation
General Information
Ph: 651-257-4010
Mark Sheets
Ph: 651-213-4167
Information Center
Ph: 800-257-7800
Law Enforcement
Ph: 651-257-4100
Emergency
911
Legal Aid
Farm Law Project
Ph: 800-233-4534
Minnesota Attorney General's Office
Ph: 800-657-3787
Minnesota State Bar Assn Attorney Reference Service
Ph: 800-292-4152
Miscellaneous
Senior LinkAge Line
Ph: 800-333-2433
Insurance Helpline/Deptartment of Commerce
Ph: 800-657-3602
Minnesota 2-1-1 (formerly First Call for Help)
Ph: 800-543-7709
Pet/Animal Resources
Northwoods Humane Society
Ph: 651-982-0240

Salvation Army
Minneapolis
Ph: 800-569-0541

Transportation
Chisago/Isanti Heartland Express
245 2nd Ave. SE
Cambridge, MN 55008
Ph: 763-689-8131
Fx: 651-689-8134
Chisago County School District Garages:
Chisago Lakes
651-213-2020
North Branch
651-674-1030
Rush City
Ph: 320-358-3562