July 2018 Years of Service Recipients

The following individuals were recognized for their Years of Service at the Southwest Health and Human Services Board meeting on July 18, 2018.  Board Member Commissioner Jim Salfer from Redwood County presented the recipients with their certificates. Pictured (L to R):                              […]

Additional Flood Resources

Additional resources for flood clean-up: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)   https://www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2015-09/documents/floods.pdf If you had more than a couple of inches of water in your home, the best way to clean up is by making sure you get the humidity out of your house with a dehumidifier and have fans going to dry the water. Mold […]

Clean-Up Resource from MDH

Another resource from the Minnesota Department of Health regarding basic clean-up tips after a flood.  cleaningup

Sewage Clean-up during Floods

The Minnesota Department of Health has excellent resources for homeowners dealing with sewage clean-up during a flood event.  http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/eh/emergency/natural/floods/sewage/sewage.html Sewage During Flood MDH

Flood Resources for Home Owners

Please see attached flood resources for home owners. disinfection well basichomereentry floodedwellstip basichealthsafety

Important Reminder during Flood Warnings

June 2018 Years of Service Recipients

The following individuals were recognized for their Years of Service at the Southwest Health and Human Services Board meeting on June 20, 2018.  Board Member Commissioner Greg Burger from Rock County presented the recipients with their certificates.               Pictured (L to R):      Shelly Schrunk, 20 YOS, Marshall Commissioner […]

MDH Flood Resources

With recent flooding in the region, we remind the public to check out the Minnesota Department of Health’s website for additional information on flood resources.  www.health.state.mn.us/divs/eh/emergency/natural/floods/index.html  

May 2018 Years of Service Recipients

The following individuals were recognized for their Years of Service at the Southwest Health and Human Services Board meeting on May 16, 2018.  Board Member Commissioner Rick Anderson from Lyon County presented the recipients with their certificates. Pictured (L to R): Front row: Marlene Erickson, 20 YOS, Marshall Stacy DeBates, 15 YOS, Luverne Krystal Berentson, […]

Scam Alert

Southwest Health and Human Services was notified by a concerned citizen regarding a scam.  They received a phone call from someone stating that they were from Southwest Health and Human Services.  The caller requested personal information including; social security number, date of birth and bank account information.  Please know that we would not make a […]