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Human Services

Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency

702 Third Avenue South
Virginia, MN 55792
Telephone: 218-748-7325
E-mail: [email protected]
Contact Person: Marilyn Ocepek
Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
AEOA strengthens communities by providing opportunities for people experiencing social and economic challenges.

Care Partners of Cook County

P.O. Box 454
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Lower level of the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic
Telephone: 218-387-3788
E-mail: [email protected]
Contact Person: Kay Grindland
Care Partners of Cook County provides supportive care on the journey of aging or serious illness. We are a community-based palliative care program providing RN care consultation and coordination, companionship volunteers, and caregiver coaching. Volunteer services include respite and presence at end of life.

Cook County Council on Aging

P.O. Box 67  /  10 Broadway
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Telephone: 218-387-2660    E-mail: [email protected]
Contact Person: Bev Green
Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The mission of the Cook County Senior Center is to be the center of activity for adults in the community providing resources, programs, and activities that promote healthy lifestyles, cultivate relationships, and enhance lifelong learning.

United Way 2-1-1

424 West Superior St.
Duluth, MN 55802
Telephone: 218-726-4777
E-mail: [email protected]
Contact Person: Rory Strange
24 hours a day 365 days a year information and referral for Cook County residents.
United Way 2-1-1 is a free service that can be accessed by calling either 2-1-1 or 800-543-7709. 2-1-1 acts as a clearing house for callers seeking services and solutions to a problem or crisis. 2-1-1 eliminates the need for repeated calls to agencies and acts as a common entry point for people seeking help.

Violence Prevention Center

P.O. Box 134  /  21 W. 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Telephone: 218-387-1262
E-mail: [email protected]
Contact Person: Jodi Yuhasey
Open Mon. – Fri.  8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The mission of the Violence Prevention Center is to serve individuals and families in Cook County affected by domestic and sexual violence and to act as a catalyst in building healthy relationships and developing a community where violence is not tolerated.