Providing education, mentoring and supportive services that build strong individuals and families.

​​Northland Area​ Family Services Center

Phone 218-566-3636    Fax 218-566-1303   

PO Box 304, 320 Eagle Ave NE, Remer, MN 56672

Hours: Mon.-Thur. 8-5; closed on Friday

MNSure  - certified Navigators are here to help with the process of investigating MNSure options and assistance with signing up. You can also find information at

Computers and internet  - available to keep in touch with family and friends, research, job search, resumes, etc.

Find other services by calling 211

or go to

Co-Located Services:

Come in or contact us for:

Assistance - with filing for social services, faxes, copies, using the  internet, making long-distance phone calls,  etc.

Family Support

Baby Steps Boutique - looks and operates like a retail store, but coupons are used for purchases new items for children. Parents can earn coupons by attending programs, events and appointments that build healthy, stronger families.

Adult Skills Education (ASE) - Free Classes for adults who would like to improve basic reading, writing and math skills; refresh skills before attending college; prepare for the GED tests; and more! Tuesdays at the Northland Family Center in Remer and Wednesdays at the Longville Food Shelf. Instructor Kit Arnquist. For more information or to register, call 218-566-3636 or email

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) - clinic is held the second Friday of each month at the Family Center. For more information call Cass County Public Health Services at 218-547-1340 extension 310.  

Rural Minnesota CEP - offers a variety of services designed to help you gain employment or improve your current employment situation. Call 218-828-2450.

Cass County Social Services - contact your case manager for more information. Call 218-547-1340.

Hours: Monday - Thursday 8-5; Closed Friday

​PO Box 304, 320 Eagle Ave NE, Remer, MN  56672

Phone 218-566-3636     Fax 218-566-1303  ​​

Referral resources  - for retirement, divorce, illness, pregnancy, unemployment, death and social security.