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Link Services: Health




Hospitals and Clinics

Northfield Hospital & Clinics
2000 North Avenue
Northfield, MN 55057
(507) 646-1000

​Primary Care Clinic: (507) 646-1494

​Hours for Primary Care Clinic:
Monday - Wednesday 7:
30 am - 8:00 pm 
Thursday 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 5 pm

Women’s Health Center 
2000 North Avenue, Northfield, MN 55057

(507) 646-1478

Hours for Women's Health Center:

Monday - Tuesday 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Wednesday - Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm


​Express Care Clinic- Temporarily Closed
​706 Division Street
​Northfield, MN 55057
​(507) 646-6700


Allina Health – Northfield Clinic
1400 Jefferson Road
Northfield, MN 55057
(507) 663-9000

Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Northfield Urgent Care
2014 Jefferson Road Suite C
Northfield, MN 55057
(507) 664-9999

Monday & Tuesday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

District One Hospital
200 State Avenue
Faribault, MN 55021

Allina Health – Faribault Clinic
100 State Avenue
Faribault, MN 55021-5406
(507) 334-3921

Monday - Friday 7:
30 am - 5:00 pm



Free & Reduced Cost Health Care, Dental Care, & Prescriptions
HealthFinders Collaborative
Northfield Clinic
716 Division St.
Northfield, MN 55057
(507) 646-8964


Tuesday & Thursday 4:30 pm - 8:30
HealthFinders Collaborative
Faribault Clinic
1415 Town Square Ln.

Faribault, MN 55021
(507) 323-8100

Monday & Tuesday  9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
​(5:30 pm - 8:30 pm by appointment)
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Services available: Medical care, dental care, wellness programs, patient advocacy, coordinated care hub

Community Health Service (fka Migrant Health Services, Inc. (MHSI))
(800) 842-8693
(218) 236-6502

Community Health Service Inc. serves the health needs of migrant and seasonal farm workers (MSFW) and their family members. 

St. Mary’s Health Clinics
1890 Randolph Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105
(651) 287-7777

Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am -12:00 pm

Free health care to low income, uninsured persons residing
in the seven county metropolitan area of St. Paul/Minneapolis
and bordering counties of Chisago, Isanti, Sherburne, Wright, McLeod, Sibley, LeSueur, Rice and Goodhue.

Rice County Area Dental Resource List

Free and low-cost Dental Services in the Twin Cities

Medication Assistance Program  (MAP)
HealthFinders Collaborative
(507) 323-8100 Faribault
​(507) 646-8964 Northfield

Offers prescription medications free of charge for uninsured Rice County residents. 

Allina Prescription Assistance Program
(612) 262-5248

Prescription Assistance Program staff members can help you apply to pharmaceutical companies for free or reduced-cost medications.

Chemical & Mental Health

National Mental Health Crisis Line available 24/7 by phone or text, connecting those experiencing mental health-related distress to a trained counselor who can provide free, confidential support.

Chemical & Mental Health Resource Directory
A comprehensive list of chemical health resources available in Rice County and in the surrounding area.

Rice County Social Services
Adult Mental Health & Chemical Dependency
320 Third Street NW
Faribault, MN 55021
(507) 332-6115
(507) 645-9576 Northfield

Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Mental Health Resources In Rice County

Community-University Health Care Center (CUHCC)
2001 Bloomington Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN 55404
(612) 301-3433

Provides medical care, dental care, mental health care, 
​legal services, victim advocacy, care coordination services and interpreters. 

Chicanos Latinos Unidos en Servicio
St. Paul Office
797 East 7th Street
St. Paul, MN 55106
(651) 379-4200

Minneapolis Office
720 East Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN 55407
(612) 746-3500

Mental health, counseling for families, and children, and chemical dependency counseling services available in Spanish.

National Hopeline Network
(800) 442-4673

Helps people dealing with depression and those thinking about suicide though crisis intervention.

South Central Mobile Crisis Team
(877) 399-3040

Provides support for children, teens and adults who are experiencing a mental health crisis.

Domestic & Sexual Violence

Hope Center
1003 Seventh Street NW
Faribault, MN 55021
(800) 607-2330 24 Hour Safeline
(507) 332-0882 Business Line

The Hope Center offers direct support to victims of violence in Rice County. Services include crisis intervention, support counseling, help with protection planning, referral to other resources, legal advocacy, and transportation to shelter or local safe homes for those in immediate danger. 

Exchange Club Center for Family Unity
1850 Austin Road Suite 100
Owatonna, MN 55060
(507) 455-1190

Support-based in-home mentoring to parents who can use additional support to be successful parents.

Ruth's House
​Faribault, MN 55021
​(507) 332-2236

Domestic violence, poverty, addiction, health challenges or other issues can lead to homelessness or feeling unsafe in one's home. Whatever the cause, Ruth's House provides transitional shelter and support for women and children in crisis.

Family Planning

Rice County Public Health
Family Planning Program/STI Testing
320 3rd Street NW Ste. 1
Faribault, MN 55021
(507) 332-6111
​(507) 645-9576 Northfield

Monday – Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Provides education and support regarding family planning, sexuality education and STD counseling.

Northfield Women’s Center
314 Washington Street
Northfield, MN 55057
(507) 645-7638 call
(507) 301-6333 text

Monday – Thursday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Our center offers free and confidential pregnancy confirmation and support services, such as pregnancy testing, ultrasounds, limited STD testing and more.

Planned Parenthood
Apple Valley Clinic
15322 Galaxie Avenue, Ste. 105
Apple Valley, MN 55124
(952) 890-0940

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
​Tuesdays, Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Birth control services, emergency contraception, women’s health care, abortion referrals, men’s health care services, HIV testing, pregnancy testing, STI testing, treatments and vaccines.

Family Planning and STD Hotline
(800) 783-2287

Monday, Wednesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm 
Tuesday,Thursday, Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Offers confidential information about birth control and sexually transmitted infections.

Pregnant Women & Parents with Babies

Northfield Hospital & Clinics Birth Center
Northfield Hospital
2000 North Avenue
Northfield, MN 55057
(507) 646-1205

Information for new parents and parents to be.

Línea Nacional Prenatal Hispana (800) 504-7081

Pregnancy Hotline especially for Hispanic women.

Family Child Health Services
Rice County Public Health
320 NW 3rd Street
Faribault, MN 55021
(507) 332-6111 
(507) 645-9576 Northfield

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

​Services for individuals and families in Rice County focusing on support, prevention, and education. Services include parent/newborn classes, car seat safety information, supportive family home visits, pregnancy testing, adolescent prepared childbirth classes, postpartum support, STI testing. 


Women, Infants, & Children (WIC)
Rice County Government Services Building
320 Third Street NW
Faribault, MN 55021
(507) 332-6100
(507) 645-9576 Northfield

Tuesday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Northfield City Hall
801 Washington Street
Northfield, MN 55057 
(507) 645-3090 

First consecutive three days of the month. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

WIC is a supplemental food and health program for income eligible women who are pregnant, have a new baby, or children under the age of 5.


Minnesota Immunization Program
For immunization questions call the Minnesota Immunization Hotline.
(800) 657-3970

(651) 201-5503





Minnesota Vaccines for Children Program
Free or low cost vaccines for eligible children age 18 and younger.  

Northfield Hospital & Clinic
2000 North Avenue
Northfield, MN 55057
(507) 646-1494

Allina Health - Northfield Clinic
1400 Jefferson Road
Northfield, MN 55057
(507) 663-9000


SAGE Screening Programs 

Sage provides breast, cervical, and colorectal caner screenings. Screenings are provided at participating locations free of charge for people who qualify.

American Cancer Society
(800) 227-2345
State & Federal Healthcare Programs

Medical Assistance (MA)
Rice County Social Services
320 Third Street NW
Faribault, MN 55021
(507) 645-4723, (507) 332-6115

MA is Minnesota's largest health care program and serves children and families, pregnant women, adults without children, seniors and people who are blind or have a disability. 

Minnesota Care Information Line
P.O. Box 64252 
540 Cedar Street
St. Paul, MN 55164-0252
(800) 657-3672

Minnesota Care is a subsidized health care program for people who do not have access to affordable health insurance.

Veterans’ Services
Government Services Building
320 Third Street NW
Faribault, MN 55021

(507) 332-6117
(507) 645-9576 Northfield

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Services include scheduling transportation for veterans to the Minneapolis VA Medical Centers; filing claims for VA disability benefits; filing claims for State disability benefits; assisting veterans enrolling in the VA Healthcare system and assisting veterans in obtaining their military discharge documents.

(651) 539-2099
(855) 366-7873

Minnesota's health insurance marketplace where individuals and families can shop, compare, and choose health insurance coverage that meets their needs. Most Minnesotans who enroll through MNsure qualify for financial help.