Council Member Blong Yang

Blong Yang

350 S. 5th St., Room 307
Minneapolis, MN 55415
(612) 673-2205
Contact Ward 5

See Ward 5 neighborhoods and boundaries
See Ward 5 neighborhoods and boundaries

 

 2015 Community Resources

 

Police/Fire/Ambulance - 911

Police Fourth Precinct (North Minneapolis) - (612) 673-5704

Non-Emergency Services - 311 or (612) 673-3000

 

General Support

African-American Men Project

 

(612) 767-3120

1313 Penn Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.northpointhealth.org/CommunityServices/AfricanAmericanMenProject/tabid/85/Default.aspx

First Call For Help

Land-line 211 or

(320) 252-0227

404 South Eighth Street
Minneapolis, MN 55404

http://unitedwayhelps.org/

 

Hennepin County – Human Services and Public Health Department

612-348-3000

1001 Plymouth Ave N Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.hennepin.us/your-government/projects-initiatives/regional-human-service-offices

 

North Point Health and Wellness Center

(612) 543-2500

1313 Penn Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.northpointhealth.org/

 

 

Employment Support

Emerge

(612)-529-9267 

1834 Emerson Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.emerge-mn.org/

 

Employment Action Center

(612) 377-6300

503 Irving Ave N.
Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.eac-mn.org/

 

Goodwill Easter Seals

(612) 276-1527

3333 4th St N
Minneapolis, MN 55412

http://www.goodwilleasterseals.org/site/PageServer?pagename=serv_emp

HIRED

 

(612) 529-3342

1200 Plymouth Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.hired.org/

 

Minneapolis Urban League

(612) 302-3100

2100 Plymouth Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.mul.org/

 

North Workforce Centers

(612) 520-3500

1200 Plymouth Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://mn.gov/deed/job-seekers/workforce-centers/workforce-center-locations/mpls-north/

 

Housing

Aeon

(612) 341-3148

901 N. 3rd St, Suite 150
Minneapolis, MN 55401 

http://www.aeonmn.org/

 

Common Bond Communities

(612) 843-4790

2000 W. Broadway Ave

Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://commonbond.org/

 

Mary’s Place

(612) 338-4855

401 North 7th St,
Minneapolis, MN 55405

http://sharingandcaringhands.org/

 

Minneapolis Public Housing Authority

(612) 342-1400

1001 Washington Ave N
Minneapolis, MN  55401

http://www.mphaonline.org/

 

Salvation Army

(612) 659-0711

53 Glenwood Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55405

http://salvationarmynorth.org/community/twin-cities-metro/community-pages/social-services-office-center-city/

The Housing Link

(612.522.2500

275 Market St, Suite 509
Minneapolis, MN 55405

http://www.housinglink.org/Home.aspx

 

 

Chemical Dependency Services

Alcoholics Anonymous

Helpline

(952) 922-0880

7204 West 27th St, #113
Minneapolis, MN 55426

http://www.aaminneapolis.org/

 

Crystal Meth Anonymous

Helpline

(612) 787-5775

2665 4th Ave N, Suite 201, Anoka, MN 55303

http://cmamn.org/contacts-2/

 

Narcotics Anonymous

Helpline

(877) 767-7676

310 East 38th St
Minneapolis, MN 55409

http://www.naminnesota.org/index.php/ascmenu/tcasc

Turning Point

(612) 520-4004

1500 Golden Valley Road
Minneapolis, MN 55411 

http://www.ourturningpoint.org/programs.html

 

Ex-offender Specific Employment/Support

180 Degrees, Inc

(612) 813-5000

236 Clifton Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55403

http://www.180degrees.org/

 

Amicus

(612) 877-4250

3041 4th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55408

http://www.amicususa.org/programs/

 

Damascus Way

(763) 545-6558

5730 Olson Memorial Hwy
Minneapolis, MN 55422

http://damascusway.com/about-us/services/

 

 

Low-cost Internet Services

Internet Essentials from Comcast*

1-855-846-8376

https://apply.internetessentials.com/

 

CenturyLink Internet Basics**

1-800-257-3212

http://www.centurylink.com/home/internetbasics/

USI Wireless - Wireless Minneapolis***

952-253-3262

https://secure.usiwireless.com/service/overview.htm

*To qualify for $9.95 a month (plus taxes and fees) Internet service and a low-cost computer, your household must meet all these criteria: be located where Comcast offers Internet service; have at least one child eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program; have not subscribed to Comcast Internet service within the last 90 days; does not have outstanding Comcast debt that is under one year old

** To qualify for $9.95 (plus taxes and fees) a month Internet service and a low-cost computer, your household must meet all these criteria: reside where CenturyLink™ offers Internet service, have not subscribed to CenturyLink Internet service within the last 90 days and are not a current CenturyLink Internet customer; do not have an overdue CenturyLink bill or unreturned equipment; follow current guidelines for Lifeline/ TAP phone service programs

***USI Wireless offers a wireless alternative to standard cable and phone line based Internet services. Wireless Internet service is a high-speed broadband Internet access connection that will work in your home and throughout the entire coverage area. USI Wireless offers wireless connectivity speeds up to 1-6 Mbps download to home, business, and roaming users with pricing as low as $14.95/month.

 

Health Care

Hennepin County Medical Center

(612) 873-4301

701 Park Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN

http://www.hcmc.org/

 

North Memorial Medical Center

(763) 520-5200

3300 Oakdale Aven N
Robbinsdale, MN 55422

https://www.northmemorial.com/

 

North Point Health and Wellness Center

(612) 543-2500

1313 Penn Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.northpointhealth.org/

 

Northside Community Pharmacy

(612) 435-7845

1501 Lowry Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.nscpharmacy.com/

 

U of M Physicians Broadway Family

(612) 302-8200

1020 West Broadway Ave Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.umphysicians.org/Clinics/broadway-family-medicine-clinic/

 

Legal Services

Conflict Resolution Center

(612) 822-9883

2101 Hennepin Ave, Suite 100

Minneapolis, MN 55405

http://www.crcminnesota.org/

              

Hennepin County Bar Association Lawyer Referral

(612) 752-6666

600 Nicollet Mall #390

Minneapolis, MN 55402

http://www.hcba.org/?page=LawyerReferralHome

 

Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis

(612) 332-1441

430 1st Ave N #300
Minneapolis, MN

http://mylegalaid.org/about/locations/minneapolis

 

Volunteer Lawyers Network

(612)752-6677

 

600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 390A
Minneapolis, MN 55402

https://www.vlnmn.org/contact/

 

 

Elected Officials in Ward 5

U.S. Congressman
Keith Ellison

(612) 522-1212

2100 Plymouth Ave N

Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://ellison.house.gov/

 

State Senator
Bobby Joe Champion

(651) 296-9246

75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Room 307
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55155

http://www.senate.leg.state.mn.us/members/member_bio.php?mem_id=1212

State Representative
Raymond Dehn

(651) 296-8659 

100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55155

http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?id=15392

 

Hennepin County Commissioner

Linda Higgins

(612) 348-7882

A-2400 Government Center

300 South 6th St.

Minneapolis, MN 55487

http://www.hennepin.us/your-government/leadership/2nd-district

 

Minneapolis City Council Member
Blong Yang

(612) 673-2205

350 S. 5th St., Room 307
Minneapolis, MN 55415

http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/ward5/

 

Minneapolis School Board Member
Kim Ellison

(612) 418-3657

1250 West Broadway Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55411

 

http://board.mpls.k12.mn.us/

 

Metropolitan Council Member
Gary Cunningham

(612) 259-6568

390 Robert St. N
St. Paul, MN 55101

http://www.metrocouncil.org/About-Us/Who-We-Are/CouncilMembers.aspx

Minneapolis Park Board Commissioner
Jon Olson

(612) 230-6443 Ext. 2

2117 West River Road
Minneapolis, MN 55411

http://www.minneapolisparks.org/default.asp?PageID=36&commissioner_id=27

 

Last updated Feb 2, 2015