On March 13, Governor Tim Walz declared a peacetime emergency related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The declaration has broad implications for people served by Minnesota Department of Human Services programs and the situation changes daily.  To find the most up-to-date information for providers, counties, tribes and members of the public, visit the DHS COVID-19 webpage. As changes evolve at federal and state levels, DHS  will update this page with the latest information. To be notified when changes occur, you can also sign up for email notifications.