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Southwest Minnesota Private Industry Council, Inc.

Social Security Advocacy Program

Montevideo CareerForce Center

202 N 1st St, Ste 100, Montevideo, MN, 56265-1458

Distance: 954 Miles

(507) 476-4060


Service Details


The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) pays this agency to provide Social Security Advocates. Advocates help people with disabilities apply for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI).

Additional Information

This agency helps people with SSI applications, the reconsideration process and to appeal decisions when the applications were denied.


  • Legal Information
    • Benefits assistance 
  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Specialization
    • Disabilities 


To qualify, a person must be getting help from one of these programs:
* General Assistance (GA) including Tribal General Assistance
* Housing Support (formerly known as Group Residential Housing)
* Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP)
* Diversionary Work Program (DWP)
* Title IV-E for children in foster care
* Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA)

Application Instructions

Contact this agency.


Will waive all fees for eligible clients

Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday

Area Served

Big Stone, Chippewa, Lac Qui Parle, Swift and Yellow Medicine counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (320) 269-5561
TDD (800) 627-3529
Toll Free (800) 422-1346

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