Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community
Family and Children Services
2330 Sioux Trl NW, Prior Lake, MN, 55372-9077
Distance: 1049 Miles
Helps Native American families preserve family stability through support, guidance and advocacy. Complete information about these programs is listed on pages 6 and 7 of the SMSC Programs for Native Americans Living in Scott County.
* Emergency Assistance Programs may include help with first month's rent and/or damage deposit, rental assistance, and utility assistance. Also provided are emergency travel vouchers, and baby supplies such as diapers and wipes.
* Child Welfare Program - Preserves the health and welfare of the children of the SMSC
* Child care Subsidy Program
* Parent Support and Education
* Holiday Programs
* Safety Seat Loaner Program
* Life Skills Program age 15 - 18
- Native American Community
American Indian families who reside in Scott County
For more information call (952) 496-6168
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community members
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This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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NL-3000.1500Child Care Expense Assistance Definition
Programs that cover all or part of the cost of child care in public and licensed private child care centers or private family child care homes, usually for low-income families or families which include children with disabilities in situations where parents are working, in school or in a training program. Also included are programs that pay the costs of in-home or out-of-home child care when the parent is receiving diagnostic tests, undergoing medical treatment, is hospitalized or needs to be out of the house for other reasons; and those that provide financial assistance to families with young children to help cover some of the costs of a parent staying home to care for their child.
NT-8900Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance Definition
Programs that provide cash, vouchers or other forms of monetary aid for people in need of assistance and evaluate the individual's or family's need for the money on a case-by-case basis rather than having pre-established policies regarding the types of needs the dollars can be used to cover.
PH-6100Parenting Education Definition
Programs that provide classes, workshops or other educational opportunities for parents or potential parents who want to acquire the knowledge and skills to be effective in their parenting role.
PH-6500.1500Children's Protective Services Definition
Programs that investigate reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment; document substantiated cases; provide for the temporary placement of children who, for their own protection, have been removed from the custody of the adults who are responsible for their care; work with families who are experiencing a problem with child abuse with the objective of facilitating continued family unification or reunification; and provide ongoing supportive services for children in permanent placement.
YH-6000.6000Native American Community Definition
Individuals whose ethnic background and ancestry are that of the tribal, aboriginal peoples who originated in what is now the United States. Included are Native Americans who are living on or off reservations in rural and urban areas.
YK-2000.2000Families With Adolescents Definition
Family units that consist of parents and one or more children age 13 through 17.
YK-2000.2100Families With Children Definition
Family units that consist of parents and one or more offspring age four through 12.
YW-8500Tribal Reservation Residents Definition
Individuals and families of Native American descent who have needs and interests in common based on living in areas recognized by the federal or a state government as being set aside for the use of Native Americans and governed by Native Americans.
YZ-1470Child Care Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of child care.
YZ-1480Children's Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of children and their interests.
YZ-6200Parenting Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of parenting.