Community Action Partnership of Scott, Carver and Dakota Counties

Crisis Nursery

Short-term child care for families going through a crisis or stressful situation


Immediate child care is available to kids that need temporary supervision. A crisis nursery is generally available on a 24/7 basis. Crisis intervention services can include child abuse prevention and family support programs.

Services are available to families experiencing:

  • Medical or mental health concerns
  • Housing problems
  • Financial strain or lapse in Child Care Assistance benefit
  • Divorce or separation
  • Family violence
  • Emergency situations

Additional Information

Offers support, information, and short-term temporary child care for children ages 0 - 12

Services are available to families who need a safe space for a child while working through a crisis or emergency.


  • Organization Type
    • Community Action Partnership


All families in Scott and Carver counties who have children from 0 - 12 years of age

Application Instructions

Call the 24/7 crisis hotline for assistance. A legal guardian is required to complete an initial paperwork prior to placement.


No fee for services


738 1st Ave E, Shakopee, MN, 55379

Area Served

Scott and Carver counties

Home Delivered Meals and Senior Dining only available in the cities of: Apple Valley, Belle Plaine, Chanhassen, Chaska, Eagan, Farmington, Inver Grove Heights, Jordan, Mendota Heights, Prior Lake, Rosemount, Shakopee, and Waconia

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 612-839-5101
  • Main: 952-496-2125

Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


Other Services at this Location

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