Safe Families for Children

Minneapolis/St. Paul

Meet Our Chapter

Welcome to Safe Families for Children Minnesota!

We are so glad your here. The Safe Families movement first came to Minnesota in 2010. Since that time it has blossomed to hundreds of volunteers recruited through their churches in all counties surrounding the Twin Cities metro area. These volunteers are trained and coached by professional staff in the Twin Cities to provide wrap around support to families in crisis.

Referring Agencies, Parents, or Youth in Crisis: 

We want to serve you well and ensure we find the right kind of support and host family that can best serve the situation you find yourself in.  To get started, please fill out the following three documents listed below – when you are finished, these documents go straight to our team for review.  Someone will contact you for next steps.  If you’d like to connect with our staff email or call 612-518-5986.

  1. Minnesota Intake Form
  2. MN Request for Care Form
  3. Release for Information Form
  4. Discharge from Hosting Arrangement 

Church Engagement:

Are you interested in learning more about the Safe Families movement in the Twin Cities area and beyond?  We’d love to connect with you.  Please contact our Church Engagement Manager, Penny Isaac-Nelson at

Interested in serving?

We are always excited to learn of new interest to serve with us!  Want to talk to a staffer?  Heidi Langeberg can be reached at

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