Lift Us Up!
Dakota Woodlands needs your help! We have embarked on a challenge that requires an outreach of support. An unexpected elevator repair with an exorbitant price tag has impacted the community at the shelter. We are trying to raise $27K. We received $7,500 towards this goal!
Please help Lift Us Up today - Donate!
If you are experiencing a housing crisis and are looking for information about placement at Dakota Woodlands or other housing options, please contact Housing Crisis Response at 651-554-5751. 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.
Learn about Dakota Woodlands services and the leadership behind it.
One, two, three seemed to be the underlying theme for the recent upgrades at Dakota Woodlands (DW). Upgrades that consisted of room numbers and directional signs; number of parking signs; Doctor Seuss books of One Fish, Two Fish… and hand-crafted bookcases to shelve these classics and much more; and a beautified backyard for our children living at DW to hopscotch the day away: one, two, three... 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