Contact Us

(218) 335-4448 Phone
(218) 335-8272 Fax

Mailing Address
190 Sailstar Drive NW
Cass Lake, MN 56633

Physical Address
16126 John Moose Drive
Cass Lake, MN 56633

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Service Area

Leech Lake Reservation



Family Preservation Program

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Child Welfare Mission:
“protecting a child’s sense of belonging  to family and tribe”.

The Family Preservation Program offers short term services to families needing assistance due to lack of resources or a family dilemma, which if not addressed, could result in disrupting the family’s stability.

Services offered through these objectives include Case Management, Child Abuse Prevention, Family Based Education, Individual & Family Counseling and Truancy Intervention.

  • Case Management services are offered on a voluntary basis to assist families during a family crisis and to help build self sufficiency.
  • Child Abuse Prevention services are provided throughout the community and within the family to promote & build positive family relationships
  • Family Based Education services are available so families may learn the necessary skills to cope with issues that negatively affect their life and strengthen the family unit
  • Individual and Family Counseling services are a resource that is used to help reduce conflicts affecting family functioning and well-being
  • Truancy Intervention services are implemented to help youth overcome attendance barriers and to be successful in school

Eligibility Requirements

  • Referred through the Leech Lake Child Protection Program
  • Live within the Leech Lake Reservation boundaries