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Minn. Senate Committee Hears Elder Abuse Cases

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota state officials say it will take at least six months to clear a massive backlog of abuse complaints at senior care facilities around the state. 349 more words


One number for mental health crisis services now being piloted in the Twin Cities

As we announced at the end of September, DHS has been testing a new phone number to connect people to crisis services. Testing of this number in the metro area has been completed, and the pilot of the new crisis number is now getting underway. 262 more words

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Minneapolis Daycare License Revoked After Allegations Of Fraud, Maltreatment

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A north Minneapolis daycare has had its license revoked following allegations of both financial misconduct and maltreatment of children, authorities say.

The Minnesota Department of Human Services says it revoked the child care license at Kingdom Kare Learning Center in Minneapolis on Aug. 215 more words


State Officials Say 2016 Child Abuse Numbers Up 25 Percent

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – State officials say reported child abuse and neglect numbers rose dramatically last year, by as much as 25 percent from 2015.

That’s according to a report released Tuesday by the Minnesota Department of Human Services. 88 more words