Kittson County Social Services

Kittson County Social Services


To make a child protection report outside of our regular business hours of Monday -Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm (including weekends and holidays) please call the KITTSON COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT at 218-843-3535.
Please note: The KCSS fax # IS NOT a viable option to make a child protective report outside of KCSS' usual business hours.                                                            

Contact us: 
Phone: 218-843-2689 or 800-672-8026
Fax: 218-843-2607

Monday thru Friday - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Closed on these holidays.


By Statute, Kittson County Social Services (KCSS) is responsible for administering Social Services, Children’s Services and Financial Assistance programs under state supervision.

KCSS locally administers an array of services as established by local, state, and federal law that promotes the protection, support, and rehabilitation of individuals and families.  KCSS is responsible for administration of many programs in the areas of public assistance, child and adult protection, long-term care consultation, and services for persons with developmental disabilities/related conditions, mental illness, other disabilities, and chemical dependency. There is also support for both custodial and non-custodial parents in the establishment and enforcement of child support, childcare and medical support.

Kittson County Social Services Mission Statement
'To promote the well-being of those in need,
by providing respectful assistance in securing resources and services,
to enable people to live meaningful and productive lives.'

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