Library Social Worker
Request one-on-one assistance and expert referral.
If You Need Immediate Help
If you or someone you care for is experiencing a mental health crisis that requires immediate attention:
- Dial 911
- Call or Text the Minnesota Crisis Line (free, available 24/7):
- Text MN to 741741 or dial **274747
- Dial 988 or 1-800-273-TALK (8255) for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
If you are in crisis, please contact:
Talk to the Library Social Worker
The Library Social Worker, Carolyn Hockey, LGSW, MSW, MPP, provides one-on-one assistance and expert referrals for:
- Shelter/Housing Options
- Mental Health/Short Term Counseling
- Food / SNAP Benefits
- Government Resources
- Community Resources
- Legal Resources
Request an Appointment
Call 651-280-2190 (Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.), email Carolyn.Hockey@wilder.org, or complete this form below to submit a request for assistance.
Please expect a response within 2-3 business days.