2017 United Way of the Brown County Area Partner Organizations
Basic Needs / Emergency Services
CADA - Committee Against Domestic Abuse, Inc.
CADA Crisis Line 1-800-477-0466
Provides safety and support to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault through education, advocacy and shelter.
LSS Financial Counseling
Provides money management and housing couseling.
New Ulm Clothing Depot (507) 276-6302
Serving families in New Ulm and surrounding areas wtih free clothing, shoes and miscellaneous household items.
Health & Wellness
UWBCA supports programs that ensures our community is physically, financially, and mentally healthy.
We strive to develop individuals and families who will create a strong and thriving community.
Building Self - Sufficiency
A person's physical, emotional and mental health may affect more than the individuals: it can affect family members,caregivers, employers, and others. A vibrant, healthy community needs a foundation of healthy, well-rounded individuals.
Life-Work Planning Center
Women in Transition program provides women with career counselling, personal growth and the opportunity to gain the skills and confidence to become self-sufficent.
- Southern MN Independent Living Enterprises & Services (507) 354-7106
Senior Companion Program matches seniors with volunteers who provide support and socialization through pesonal visits and phone calls.
Enriching Lives of Seniors
Increasing self-sufficiency means ensuring a safety net of services to assist people in achieving greater personal independence.
CAST - Communities and Seniors Together (507) 354-3212
Provides Lifelong Learning Program (CASTLE), Medicare and Tax Filing counselling, technology instruction, fitness programs and socialization opportunities.
Nurturing Children & Youth
UWBCA invests in programs that provide essential services such as out of school activities, mentoring, service learning, character building and more.We also invest in programs that help create a positive self-esteem for youth.
Brown County Teen Court (507)233-6694
Early intervention and prevention program that educations youth on the legal and judicial system as it builds ties between youth and their community.
Children's Special Needs Camping Project (507) 359-6508
Coordinates with a number of different camps to best meet the special needs of the children that are referred to the program.
Girl Scouts of MN & WI River Valleys (507) 637-3569
"Leadership Experience Program" provides financial education, STEM initiatives, healthy living training and scouting scholarships.
Healthy Communities / Healthy Youth (507) 354-8632
SPOTS program trains a student group to perform skits to education studetns and adults about difficult issues facing youth. Other events encourage youth to use their voice to inspire the community through leadership, volunteering and building strong relationships.
New Ulm Early Childhood & Family Education (507) 359-8417
Tuition reduction program strengthens families through education by providing the best possible environment for helathy growth and development.
Sleepy Eye Early Childhood Family Education (507) 794-7907 ext. 1320
Provides parent support, child development information, creates effective communication between parents and their children and promotes postivie parental attitudes.