Safety Resources

Information and resources for policing-alternative safety programs, organizations, and services in Minneapolis. 

general resources
Mental Health Crisis resources
  • Mental Health Crisis Services – Text MN to 741 741 or call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 800-273-8255. 
  • Hennepin County Cope* – Mobile crisis team responds to anyone where they are in Hennepin County who needs an urgent response. Cope has bi-lingual and bi-cultural staff available for face-to-face, phone, and video visits and uses interpreters when needed. All ages support – call 612-596-1223. *may call police. 
General Social services (crisis & Non-emergency)
  • United Way 211  – Accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, 211’s trained Community Resource Specialists work with each caller to identify which of the over 40,000 local resources best fit their needs. Call 651-291-0211 or individuals can text their ZIP code to 898-211 instead of calling.