Human Services

Responsibilities & Services

The mission of Watonwan County Human Services is to empower our community by providing quality services and programs to meet health and human services needs.

The following programs and divisions provide services to seniors, people with disabilities, children, and others:

Watonwan County Human Services is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Agency (PDF).

Watonwan County Civil Rights Compliance Plan (PDF)

2019-2021 State - County Civil Rights Assurance Agreement

Visions for Families

Watonwan County Human Services is seeking bilingual individuals to work as Contracted Interpreters on an as-needed basis for our staff and client communications.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Fully fluent in English and Spanish
  • Background check required
  • At least 18 years old
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Code of Ethics, confidentiality standards and professional boundaries
  • Previous experience preferred
  • Available for off hours, including evenings, and on call

Serious applicants may contact or (507) 375-7803 for application details.

  1. Naomi Ochsendorf


  2. Human Services

    Physical Address
    715 Second Avenue S
    St. James, MN 56081


    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 31
    St. James, MN 56081

    Phone: (507) 375-3294
    Fax: (507) 375-7359

    Monday through Friday
    8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.