Minnesota Farm and Rural Helpline Available 24/7

From MN Dept. of Agriculture – Farmers and rural communities face unique stresses and emotional situations, including financial challenges, unpredictable weather, and physically demanding work. Stress, anxiety, depression, financial burdens, and other mental and emotional challenges are common.

The Minnesota Farm & Rural Helpline connects callers to financial help, mental health counselors, legal assistance, and more. Calls are confidential, but counselors may ask for a first name and phone number in case of a dropped call. Translation services are available in all languages. The toll free number is (833) 600-2670. The Helpline is also available to people who are worried about family or friends and aren’t sure how to help.