Hennepin County Human Services and Public Health Department

Domestic Violence Support Services

Support program focusing on domestic abuse of individuals by their spouses or partners


This program provides support to people in abusive situations and works to reduce spousal abuse and family violence.

Programs may include crisis intervention for battered women, and domestic violence education and prevention.

Additional Information

The Domestic Abuse Service Center helps meet the needs of people who are living with domestic abuse.

Services include:

  • Helps with Orders for Protection
  • Access to police and city of Minneapolis or Hennepin County prosecutors for victims of domestic abuse
  • Advocates help victims develop safety plans and access temporary housing and other services
  • Safety planning
  • There is a playroom so children can accompany their parents to the center and have a safe, age-appropriate place to wait.

Bilingual advocates are available. Languages spoken by staff include English, Spanish, Hmong, Somali, Hindi, Newari, Nepali, Telugu, Tamil, and Sanskrit. Additional interpreters are provided if needed.


  • Area Served by County
    • Hennepin County
  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to everyone
  • Specialization
    • Female
    • Male

Application Instructions

Call (612) 348-5073 before coming to the center

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


Free of charge


300 S 6th St, Government Center, Minneapolis, MN, 55487

Area Served

Hennepin County

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 612-348-5073
  • Main: 612-348-4111


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