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Minnesota Alliance for Family and Animal Safety (MN-AFAS)
1000 E 80th St, The Sheila Wellstone Center, Bloomington, MN, 55420-1424
Minnesota Alliance for Family and Animal Safety (MN-AFAS) is a collaborative effort of domestic and sexual violence programs and animal welfare program professionals.
It can provide safe and temporary foster care for the pets of domestic violence and sexual assault victims while they address their safety needs.
- Free / no cost to everyone
Call for help finding pet safe housing or information on ways to keep pets (and your family) safe from violence.
No fee for information. Some referral organizations may have some low costs, but most offer free services to families in need.
State of Minnesota
|Business Phone||(952) 884-0376|
|Emergency or 24 Hour||(866) 223-1111|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
PD-7600.2100Foster Care/Temporary Shelter for Animals Definition
Programs that arrange for the temporary placement in animal care facilities or private homes of homeless animals who are awaiting adoption or who are too wild and need gentling prior to being adopted; or for animals whose owners are in emergency situations which may include facing foreclosure, being homeless, being incarcerated, having an accident or a medical emergency, being in a domestic violence situation or having to leave home for a shelter.
TJ-3000.8000Specialized Information and Referral Definition
Programs that maintain information about community resources that are appropriate for a specific target group or human services sector (for example, youth programs or addiction services) and which link individuals who are in need of specialized services with appropriate resources and/or which provide information about community agencies and organizations that offer specialized services.
Dogs, cats, birds and other animals that people keep as members of their households for purposes of companionship or amusement.
YX-0300Abused Adults Definition
Individuals age 18 and older who have been subjected to a persistent pattern behavior in which one intimate partner uses physical violence, coercion, threats, intimidation, isolation and emotional, sexual, or economic abuse to control the other partner in a relationship. Stalking or other harassing behavior is often an integral part of the pattern. Abusers may include caregivers, spouses, intimate partners or other family members.
YX-0500Abused Children Definition
Individuals younger than age 18 who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of violence and/or neglect which may include emotional abuse, emotional deprivation, physical abuse and corporal punishment that results in a traumatic condition, physical neglect and/or inadequate supervision, and/or sexual abuse or exploitation.
YZ-0450Animal/Pet Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of domestic and wild animals (including pets) and their well-being and control.
YZ-1750Domestic Violence Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of domestic violence, i.e., spouse/partner abuse.