Health Care

MNsure is a new 1-stop health insurance marketplace where Minnesotans can compare and choose coverage from multiple insurance companies, and see if they qualify for a low-cost or free plan. MNsure is the new way of applying for Medical Assistance and other types of health care coverage.

For information or to apply for MNsure:

  • Call the MNsure Contact Center toll-free 1-855-366-7873
  • Visit MN Sure.

If you are 65 or over, certified disabled through Social Security Administration, or are receiving Medicare, please contact us at (218) 824-1250 or toll free at 888-772-8212 or print an application and mail to or drop off our office at 204 Laurel Street, Brainerd, MN 56401.

Already Enrolled?

Are you already receiving Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare?

Keep your health insurance_Watch Mail for MA_MNCare Important Renewal Info

If you are currently enrolled in Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare, when it is time for you to renew your coverage, you will receive a letter with instructions about what you need to do. Please note that your renewal date may be earlier or later than it has been in the past. Be sure your county office has your current address so that you get all of the information we will be sending. Also, continue to report any other changes within 10 days as you would usually do.

Visit or contact Community Services staff at or 218-824-1250.

Crow Wing County Community Services Health Care Access Plan 2021-2022