West Central Minnesota

Continuum of Care

CARES Coordinated Entry


Are you homeless or at risk of homelessness?

If you are currently homeless or at-risk of becoming homeless, please contact one of the providers in your county of residence.

List of Access, Assessment & Housing Sites

  • Clay & Wilkin: Lakes & Prairies Community Action– (218) 512-1550 or ((800)452-3646 Ex. 1550 
  • Becker: Mahube-otwa (218) 847-1385 
  • Otter Tail: Mahube-otwa (218) 739-3011 
  • Wadena: Mahube-otwa - (218) 632-3600 
  • Douglas, Grant, Traverse, Stevens, Pope - West Central MN Community Action – (218) 685-4486 

f you are homeless or at risk of homeless elsewhere in MN, please refer to the following list of sites by county

Contact the West Central MN CARES Specialist/Priority List Manager:

Chauntel Gorres

Phone: 701-446-9498


For information on CES IN HMIS

HMIS CES webpage: http://hmismn.org/coordinated-entry/

MN Coordinated Entry
or information about the State of MN CES planning click here. To find contacts for other MN CoC regions, scroll to the bottom of the page under Contacts. 

For information about the HUD CES require