Social Worker

April 16, 2015

We are hiring for a part-time, temporary social worker.  The social worker will work from now until October 1 to assist with our homeless programs.  Responsibilities will include enrolling clients in our emergency shelter program, assisting participants to develop plans to achieve stable housing, and referring clients to outside resources, as appropriate.  This is a half time position for approximately 22 weeks.  For more information, contact us at 507-664-3550.

Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign

March 6, 2015


Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign has begun!  This month our community is working together throughout the state to raise money and food for all food shelves.  And the best part is every dollar and pound raised in our community of Northfield stays here. more »

Bridges Out of Poverty Workshop: May 13

February 17, 2015

The Community Action Center of Northfield invites the public to Bridges Out of Poverty, an inspiring full-day workshop taking place on Wednesday, May 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at St. Olaf College. This educational event, featuring presenter Jodi Pfarr, is designed to transform the way people think about poverty and the role they can have in ending it. The cost is $40 for the workshop. Lunch (optional) is available for $10.50. more »

Give Kids A Smile Days: February 6 and 7

January 7, 2015

On February 6 and 7, 2015, many dental clinics in Minnesota will offer free care to children in need on Give Kids A Smile days.  This annual event is coordinated by the Minnesota Dental Association. more »

Asbestos Legal Rights

December 4, 2014

The Asbestos Legal Rights organization want you to know that victims of asbestos diseases, such as mesothelioma cancer, have legal rights and are usually entitled to significant compensation from the asbestos companies that knowingly put them in harms way. For more information, including lawsuit information, visit Mesothelioma Lawyer Center.

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