LawHelpMN  - http://www.lawhelpmn.org

This site provides a directory of legal services programs that provide services to low income persons throughout Minnesota.  It also provides legal fact sheets and resources including general information, the law and the Courts and legal forms

Links by Category

Consumer

Minnesota Attorney General's Office -  http://www.ag.state.mn.us/

This link provides free legal publications to order by mail or to download as PDF files.  (See their "Consumer" link to download booklets or fact sheets)

Minnesota Department of Commerce - http://mn.gov/commerce/

Minnesota Public Utilities Commission - http://mn.gov/puc/

Consumer complaints against utility providers, cold weather rule, telephone assistance plan, etc.

Disabilities

American with Disabilities Act (ADA) - http://www.ada.gov/

Social Security Administration (SSA) Official website - http://www.socialsecurity.gov/

Housing

Housing and Urban Development - http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD 

Fair Housing - Disability Discrimination - http://www.bazelon.org 

Lawyer Referral

Anoka County Bar Association - http://www.anokabar.com/ 

Minnesota State Bar Association - http://www.mnfindalawyer.com/  

Mediation

Mediation Services for Anoka County - http://www.mediationservice.org/ 

Minnesota Court Forms

Minnesota Judicial Court website - http://www.mncourts.gov/  

Public Benefits

View public benefits and where to apply by state -

http://www.benefitsapplication.com/state/MN 

Energy Assistance and Weatherization Programs for Anoka County residents -

http://www.accap.org/energy_assistance.asp 

Seniors

Benefit Checkup - https://www.benefitscheckup.org/

Sponsored by the National Council on Aging (NCOA), a free easy to use service that identifies federal and state assistance programs for older Americans.

Medicare website -   http://medicare.gov/ 

The official government website for persons with Medicare

Minnesota Board on Aging - http://www.mnaging.org/  

Minnesota Kinship Caregivers Association Manual - A guide that will help understand your legal options in caring for a relative's or friend's child -  free download available at: 

http://www.lawhelpmn.org/resource/legal-steps-manual?ref=SyDfn 

National Senior Citizens Law Center - http://www.nsclc.org/