Kids 'n Kinship

Community Resources

Parent/Guardian Resource Information


  • Prince of Peace Church in Burnsville has a "Mission Outpost" offering clothing / household needs. Located in the Christian Life Center ( faces Ridges Hospital) Must either live in Burnsville or an adjacent community to Burnsville. Contact: 952-898-9311
  • Hosanna! Church in Lakeville has Tuesday night supper, haircuts, and other services - contact:
    Kellie Walia, Care Ministries Pastoral Assistant: 952-898-9287 • or see their website
  • Salvation Army offers assistance with HeatShare, food and other resources: 651-322-3500.
    Rosemount Office
    2496-145th Street West
    Rosemount, MN 55068
    (651/ 322-3500)

    Head Start (952-432-6699) EAP (Energy Assistance Program) Emergency Services (other than food) Furniture Donations/Referral Weatherization Emergency Food Shelf
    Housing Programs Crisis Nursery
  • The Dakota County Public Health Department provides services to individuals, families and communities to prevent disease and disability and promote and protect the health of the residents of Dakota County.
  • Eagan and Lakeville Family Resource Center, Provide food, household items and personal care items to families in need and summer garden program. Do NOT need to live in Eagan or Lakeville to access services. 651-464-2344
    General Information (651/ 438-4576)
    AFDC/MFIP, Medical Assistance, Food Stamps, Child Care Assistance (651/ 554-5611)
    Child Support (651/ 554-5909)
    Public Health (952/ 891-7500)
    Social Services After Hours Voicemail (952/ 891-7584)
    Child Protection (952/ 891-7400)
    Dakota County Supportive Housing Unit (651/ 554-5611)
  • County's Child Health Clinic: preventive health exams for children in Dakota County.


  • Prince of Peace Church in Burnsville "Mission Outpost" offering clothing / household needs. Located in the Christian Life Center ( faces Ridges Hospital) Must either live in Burnsville or an adjacent community to Burnsville. Contact: 952-898-9311
  • 360 Communities
    Burnsville: 501 East Highway 13, Suite 102 - 952-985-5300
    Lakeville: 20730 Holyoke Avenue - 952-985-4030
    Rosemount Family Resource Center: 14521 Cimarron Avenue West - 651-322-5113
    24 hour access number for Dakota County residents 952-985-5300.
  • CHAP Outreach Ministries
    2020 East Highway 13 Burnsville - 952-890-8222
  • Farmington Food Shelf 510 Walnut St., Farmington 952-985-5300
  • Faith Covenant Food Distribution
    12921 Nicollet Avenue South, Burnsville - 952-890-3110
  • South Metro Vineyard Church
    13798 Parkwood Drive, Burnsville - 952-892-1000
  • St. John Neumann Church
    4030 Pilot Knob Road, Eagan - 651-454-2079
  • South Lakeville High School
    21135 Jacquard Ave Lakeville, MN 55044
    For access, please contact Lisa Hansen, Student Support Specialist at 952-232-3333
    This food shelf is open to the South Lakeville High School community students and feeder elementary schools. The Food Pantry is open by appointment for parents to access after school from 3:00 - 3:30 p.m. or in the mornings between 6:30 and 7:15 a.m.



    Local Support Groups Educational Groups Experienced Parent Program
    Teen Progressions Group 651-645-2948
  • Depression Support Coalition 952-432-6351


  • please contact Armful of Love at 952-985-4970 to make an appointment - in October.


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From commonly shopped goods such as clothing, household goods, and electronics to specialized fare like wedding dresses, Sports memorabilia, and arts and crafts from around the world- we have something for everyone.

14308 Burnhaven Drive

Burnsville, MN 55306

Scholarship Opportunity

The Kohl’s Department Stores Kohl’s Cares® Scholarship Program will award more than $425,000 in scholarships and prizes this year. Ranging from $50 Kohl’s gift cards to $10,000 scholarships, more than 2,300 young volunteers who have made a positive impact on their communities will be selected. Nominations for kids ages six to 18 will be accepted February 1 – March 15 at

To nominate volunteers ages six to 18 for a Kohl’s Cares scholarship, visit Nominations are accepted February 1 through March 15, and nominators must be 21 years or older. Two nominees from each of the more than 1,100 Kohl’s stores nationwide will win a $50 Kohl’s gift card, and more than 200 will win regional scholarships worth $1,000 toward post-secondary education. Ten national winners will be awarded a total of $10,000 in scholarships for post-secondary education, and Kohl’s will donate $1,000 to a nonprofit organization on each national winner’s behalf.

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Kids 'n Kinship
14870 Granada Avenue #127
Apple Valley MN, 55124