Crow Wing Energized
Resources

Resources

Connecting community resources is at the heart of the Crow Wing Energized movement. See a list of community resources below.  Community Grant applications are now being accepted for 2018 Healthy Schools Community Grants.  Download the application in PDF or Microsoft Word.


Aging Coalition

Download a list of telephone numbers

Advance Directive FAQ:

http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/fpc/profinfo/advdir.htm

Honoring Choices Minnesota Health Care Directives:

http://www.metrodoctors.com/dev/index.php/healthcare-directives

Aging with Dignity’s 5 Wishes Advance Directive:

http://www.agingwithdignity.org/index.php

Smoking Cessation Links

http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/hpcd/tpc/quit.html

http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/cessation/quitting/index.htm#resources http://www.cancer.org/healthy/stayawayfromtobacco/guidetoquittingsmoking/index

https://www.quitplan.com/


 

Resources in Crow Wing County

Click name of organization, call or click email link for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous – achieve sobriety

Bridges of Hope – build bridges of support, anchored in Christ’s love, between families and the community assets

Brainerd Lakes Limbs & Things Amputee Group – networking and support for amputees and their families

Camp Vanasek – outdoor youth camp, Whipple Lake, environment

The Center community resource on aging

Child Care Aware – child care referrals, resources, education

City of Brainerd – Walkable/Bikable City Committee – walk, bike, Brainerd

City of Crosby – Active Living Advisory Group – Crosby, bike, walk

Crisis Line and Referral Service – confidential, non-judgmental 24/7 crisis line for people who need a listening ear, information, referral resources, or crisis mental health intervention 800-462-5525

Crosslake Community School – Wellness Committee – school, staff wellness

Crow Wing County – Crow Wing, services, health, emergency services, children, families, veteran, victims

Crow Wing County Licensed Family Child Care Association – child care, health, safety, education

Crow Wing County Victim Services – support, court related, and financial services for crime victims

Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Crew – Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Trail and the volunteers that maintain them

Early Childhood Coalition – fatherhood, kindergarten transition, safety, healthy eating

Essentia Health health, wellness, doctor, emergency, mental health

Five Wings Art Council – encourage and promote arts creation, appreciation, and education through grant programs and technical assistance

Infant Feeding Support – 855-710-BABY (855-710-2229) lactation specialists, M-F, 8am – 4:30pm

Kitchigama Regional Library System – Brainerd – public library and learning programs

Kiwanis Club – children, active living, service

Mid MN Womens’ Center – 24-hour emergency shelter for battered women and their children

Minnesota Food Charter – resources for schools, health care, communities, and work places

Minnesota Licensed Family Child Care Association – education, resources, services, advocacy
New Pathways – shelter for children and families, emergency

Northland Arboretum – nature preservation, recreation, education, research

Operation Sandwich – healthy food for children (not during the school year)

Parent Aware – childcare, kindergarten readiness

Paul Bunyan Cyclists – promoting safe and enjoyable cycling

Region 5 Recovery – mental health news, events, announcements

Salvation Army – meet the material and emotional needs of a person before ministering to them spiritually

Senior Linkage Line – Click to download Brainerd flyer, or click to download Staples flyer

United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Cass Counties
– improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community

Veterans Services – information and services for veterans

Wellness in the Woods – mental fitness

 


CROW WING COUNTY FOOD SHELVES

Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army Food Shelf, 208 S 5th St, Brainerd

218-829-1120 | Tues. – Fri. 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

 

Cuyuna Range Food Shelf, 302 Cross Ave, Crosby

218-546-7444 | 2nd & 3rd Wed. 7:30 – 9:30 a.m.

 

Crosslake Emergency Food Shelf, 34212 CR 3, Crosslake

218-692-1004 | 1st & 3rd Fri. 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

 

Emily Area Food Shelf, 20948 Co. Rd. #1, Emily

218-763-3097 | 3rd Wed. 9:30 – 11 a.m. & Thurs. 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. & 1st Wed. 9:30 – 11 a.m. bread & produce only

 

Garrison Area Care Givers Food Shelf, 9535 Madison St., Garrison

320-692-5399 | Tues. & Thurs. 1 – 5 p.m.

 

Lakes Area Food Shelf, 29280 State Hwy 371, Pequot Lakes

218-568-8474 | Tues. & Thurs. 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

 


 

CROW WING ENERGIZED LOGOS

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If you are in need of the Crow Wing Energized logo in another format, please contact Millie Engisch at millicent.engisch@essentiahealth.org

 


 

OTHER RESOURCE LINKS

https://www.veteranaid.org/

 


 

 

PAST GRANT NEWS

Click to read about the Center program that encourages seniors to get energized. http://www.brainerddispatch.com/news/3712999-program-encourages-seniors-get-energized

Click to read about Forestview Earth Diggers, a Crow Wing Energized grant recipient

http://www.brainerddispatch.com/opinion/guest-opinion/3683991-isd-181-viewpoint-forestview-earth-diggers-youth-garden-coming-spring

 

 

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