Crisis Nursery is open Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, however,  appointments are recommended.

Please call our Main Office line at 507-287-2020 to make an appointment with a Crisis Nursery staff.

Most families who use Crisis Nursery are ordinary people who find themselves in extraordinary situations. At one time or another, most families experience stress that can feel overwhelming – financial difficulties, serious illness, strained relationships, divorce or loss of a loved one. During such times, providing children with the care and attention they need may be difficult.

Crisis Nursery is a family support program serving Olmsted County. The program provides short-term childcare with licensed providers while families address a crisis situation. Additional services include assist families with exploring ongoing childcare options, support, diaper services, and referrals to community resources.