If you are experiencing a housing crisis and are looking for information about placement at Dakota Woodlands or other housing options, please contact Dakota County Crisis Response at 952-891-7171. Click here for resources.
is what we take pride in
Dakota Woodlands believes everyone deserves an opportunity for a fresh start and to address their life’s complications in a safe and compassionate environment. Located in Eagan, Minnesota Dakota Woodlands can assist 22 homeless families at one time with housing and training that includes life skills, financial literacy, and personal wellness. The award winning program at Dakota Woodlands is known for its homey atmosphere, personal attention, and successful “one shelter stay” for its residents. After leaving the shelter, over 92% of the residents who participate in the full program succeed in staying stably housed.
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Breakfast event with a courageous client, supporters, staff and sharing of socks
By Maureen Schriner
On a beautiful rainy fall day, Dakota Woodlands hosted our Bringing Families Home Breakfast, which gathered supporters and staff to recognize the successes of our shelter in serving homeless families and to understand the challenges still before us. To continue reading see our blog...
Location & Public Hours
3430 Wescott Woodlands
Eagan, MN 55123
MONDAY - FRIDAY
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
SATURDAY & SUNDAY