Do to the current threat of the COVID – 19 pandemic the Drop in Center has canceled all activities until March 29th. We will be closed until the the Board can re-evaluate the situation during the board retreat on March 30th.

Do to the Governor's Stay at Home order the drop in  center is now closed through April 10th.

The drop in center is now close through May 4th 18th June 1st July 1st as per the Governor's stay at home order.

Darek will be available by phone during open hours if you have questions, need to talk or need help with something.

DIC phone number:  507-238-9021
Darek's Cell  507-236-1307  Text or call

Check the Calendar for open hours.

Some Resources if you need help:

24 Hour Crisis/Warm Line 1-877-399-3040

Peer Support Connection 1-844-739-6369


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