Helpful Links for COVID19 in Minnesota
Information about Long COVID: https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/longcovid/index.html
Free At-Home Covid Tests from Minensota Department of Health
(available as of 07/20/22)
Vaccine Connector Links from the Minnesota Department of Health
The Minnesota COVID-19 Vaccine Connector is a tool that helps all Minnesotans find out when, where, and how to get their COVID-19 vaccine.
ALL Minnesotans 6 months of age or older are eligible to get the COVID19 Vaccine through the Vaccine Connector.
Vaccine Connector: https://vaccineconnector.mn.gov/
Frequently Asked Questions About the Vaccine Connector: https://mn.gov/covid19/vaccine/connector/faq.jsp
Vaccine Hotlines: https://mn.gov/covid19/vaccine/find-vaccine/hotlines/index.jsp
COVID Vaccine fact sheet from Minnesota Department of Health: https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/vaccine/vaxtruths.pdf
Information for Mothers and expecting Mothers
CDC resources pregnant and recently pregnant:: https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pregnancy/index.html
CDC tool kit for pregnant and recently pregnant: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/communication/toolkits/pregnant-people-and-new-parents.html
Vaccine rates among pregnant people: https://covid.cdc.gov/covid-data-tracker/#pregnancy-data
Renters Rights Fact Sheet in MN
These links will help you find the information you need from Native specific resources
Native American Community Clinic https://nacc-healthcare.org/
Association of American Indian Physicians: www.aaip.org
Association of American Indian Physicians Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/aaip1971
Association of American Indian Physicians YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwCrT22n5B484jRZESdpiWQ
MN Dept. of Health COVID Community Coordinators: https://covidcommunitycoordinators.web.health.state.mn.us/
Department of Indian Work – Interfaith Action of Greater Saint Paul Primary Counties Served: Ramsey and Hennepin
Hotline Number: 651-304-9986
Northwest Indian Community Development Center (NWICDC)
Primary Counties Served: Beltrami, Lake of the Woods, Hubbard, Clearwater, Roseau, Kittson, Marshall, Pennington, Red Lake, Polk, Norman, Mahnomen, Clay
Hotline Number: 218-215-2832 https://www.nwicdc.org/
American Indian Community Housing Organization (AICHO)
Primary Counties Served: St. Louis, Pine, Aitkin, Itasca, Koochiching, Carlton, Lake, Cook
Hotline Number: 218-215-2760
Minnesota Department of Health: https://www.health.state.mn.us/
COVID19 testing is available in Minnesota
Need help placing an order for your at-home tests? Call the MDH COVID-19 Public hotline 1-833-431-2053 Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
If you prefer to talk a person about your questions related to the COVID-19 pandemic of if you are looking for Mental Health Crisis information help is available by phone.
For questions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, call 651-297-1304 or 1-800-657-3504 Mon.-Fri.: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mental Health Crisis Line – Call: **CRISIS (**274747)
News about COVID19 in Minnesota from Minnesota Native News
- Reflecting on our Journey Through the COVID19 PandemicCo-Hosts Leah Lemm (Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe) and Antony Stately Ph.D. (Ojibwe/Oneida) explore how Indian Country in MN is responding and adapting to the …
- New Round of Free At-Home COVID Tests AvailableThis week on the Health Report, a new round of Covid tests are available through the state of Minnesota and we’ll hear about the Covid-19 treatment, Paxlovid, and how to find out if you’re eligible for the treatment.
- Bivalent Vaccine The Best Tool to Fight Fall COVID SurgeThis week on the Health Report, an update on vaccine clinics across the state, plus recent data suggests a COVID surge in the coming weeks …
- Kelly Miller Shares About The Division of Indian Work’s Community Programs During the PandemicCo-Hosts Leah Lemm (Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe) and Antony Stately Ph.D. (Ojibwe/Oneida) explore how Indian Country in MN is responding and adapting to the …
- Bivalent COVID Booster Approved For Ages 5 to 11Children ages 5 to 11 can now get the updated COVID-19 booster shot, known as the bi-valent vaccine, meaning that it draws immunity from the currently circulating variants in addition to the original COVID strain.
Explore how Indian Country in MN is responding and adapting to the pandemic on Community Conversations
- Reflecting on our Journey Through the COVID19 Pandemic
- Kelly Miller Shares About The Division of Indian Work’s Community Programs During the Pandemic
- Bivalent Basics: All About the Updated COVID Booster
- Back to School Decision-Making and Preparing For A COVID Infection
- Decision-Making Around Vaccines & Boosters for Young Children & Babies
- Pregnancy, Vaccines, and Decision-making during the COVID-19 Pandemic