This is a link to the Minnesota Statute describing the scope of accessible parking placard eligibility, including required medical statements and fees.
Minnesota Department of Public Safety: Driver and Vehicle Services Division - Central Office 
445 Minnesota Street, Suite 190 Town Square Building
Saint Paul MN 55101-5190

  Voice: (651)297-3298
    TTY: (651)282-6555
Website: 
https://www.revisor.leg.state.mn.us/statutes/?id=169.345
 
 


 
Assisting individuals with disabilities to live independently, pursue meaningful goals, and have equal opportunities and choices.
606 N.W. 5th Street
Brainerd, MN 56401

  Voice: (218)824-5228
    Fax: (218)824-1421
Website: 
http://www.accessnorth.net/
 
 


 
Assisting individuals with disabilities to live independently, pursue meaningful goals, and have equal opportunities and choices.
118 E. Superior Street
Duluth MN  55802

  Voice: (218) 625-1400
	 (888) 625-1401
Website: 
http://www.accessnorth.net/
 
 


 
Assisting individuals with disabilities to live independently, pursue meaningful goals, and have equal opportunities and choices.
1309 East 40th Street
Hibbing, MN  55746

  Voice: (800)390-3681
	 (800)390-3681
    TTY: (218)262-6675
    Fax: (218)262-6677
Website: 
http://www.accessnorth.net/
 
 


 
Assisting individuals with disabilities to live independently, pursue meaningful goals, and have equal opportunities and choices.
115 Sixth Street S.
Walker, MN 56484-0728

  Voice: (218)547-2810
    Fax: (218)547-2812
Website: 
http://www.accessnorth.net/
 
 


 
The Minnesota Department of Human Rights (MDHR) is a neutral state agency that investigates charges of illegal discrimination, ensures that businesses seeking state contracts are in compliance with equal opportunity requirements, and strives to eliminate discrimination by educating Minnesotans about their rights and responsibilities under the state Human Rights Act.
Minnesota Department of Human Rights
190 East 5th Street, Suite 700
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55101

  Voice: (651) 296-5663
	 (800) 657-3704
    TTY: (651) 296-1283
  Email: Info.MDHR@state.mn.us
Website: 
http://mn.gov/mdhr/
 
 


 
The mission of Freedom Resource Center is to work toward equality and inclusion for people with disabilities through programs of empowerment, community education, and systems change.
125 West Lincoln #17
Fergus Falls, MN 56537

  Voice: (218)998-1799
    Fax: (218)998-1798
Website: 
http://www.freedomrc.org
 
 


 
Independent Lifestyles Provides four core services in the following nine county area: Stearns, Benton, Sherburne, Meeker, Morrison, Mille Lacs, Kandiyohi, Wright and Isanti. Core services: Independent Living Skills; Information and Referral; Advocacy; Peer Mentoring.
107 - 2nd Street Southeast Suite 104
Little Falls, MN  56345

  Voice: (320) 631-0713
Website: 
http://independentlifestyles.org/
 
 


 
Independent Lifestyles Provides four core services in the following nine county area: Stearns, Benton, Sherburne, Meeker, Morrison, Mille Lacs, Kandiyohi, Wright and Isanti. Core services: Independent Living Skills; Information and Referral; Advocacy; Peer Mentoring.
519 - 2nd Street North
Saint Cloud, MN  56303

  Voice: (320) 529-9000
	 (888) 529-0743
    Fax: (320) 529-0747
Website: 
http://independentlifestyles.org/
 
 


 
Independent Lifestyles Provides four core services in the following nine county area: Stearns, Benton, Sherburne, Meeker, Morrison, Mille Lacs, Kandiyohi, Wright and Isanti. Core services: Independent Living Skills; Information and Referral; Advocacy; Peer Mentoring.
35 Lake Street South, Suite 300
Big Lake, MN 55309

  Voice: (763) 227-8738
Website: 
http://independentlifestyles.org/
 
 


 
MCIL is dedicated to the full promotion of the Independent Living (IL) philosophy by supporting individuals with disabilities in their personal efforts to pursue self-directed lives...MCIL lives by the IL philosophy by providing a variety of core services including: Information and Referral; Independent Living Skills Training; Peer Mentorship; Advocacy: Systemic and Individual. Specific programs MCIL provides consumers with include: Housing Referral Services; Transition program for children and young adults with disabilities; Consumer directed Personal Attendant Services program; Deaf IL program targeting services to individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing; Ramp Project: Internationally recognized and award winning; Disability Linkage line: Information, referral and assistance call center; Nursing Home Relocation: Assisting people in relocationg from nursing homes and institutional settings.
530 North Robert Street
St. Paul, MN 55101

  Voice: (651)646-8342
Website: 
http://www.mcil-mn.org
 
 


 
ADA Minnesota is a resource providing Minnesota citizens with disabilities, businesses, communities, government, universities and colleges assistance in implementing the ADA. It consists of a volunteer committee representing people with disabilities, government, businesses and non-profit organizations. Staff is housed at the Metropolitan Center for Independent Living in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. Services ADA MN provides to individuals, organizations, and businesses at no cost include: Technical assistance and information about what the ADA covers and what is required for compliance; Education, trainings, conferences, and presentations; Mini-grants to implement the ADA in diverse communities; Publications with information on employment, accessibility, reasonable accommodations and more; Connections to a network of local and national agencies; Resources on accessible information and electronic technology in education centers.
530 Robert Street North, 
Saint Paul, MN 55101

  Voice: (651)603-2015
	 (888)630-9793
    TTY: (651)603-2001
Website: 
http://adaminnesota.org
 
 


 
The Minnesota Association of Centers for Independent Living (MACIL) is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to advocate for the independent living needs of people with disabilities who are citizens of the State of Minnesota, to develop new resources, identify and provide access to existing resources which provide the services needed by persons with disabilities so that they may live independently in the situation and community of their choice.
519 2nd St. N.  
Saint Cloud, MN 56303

  Voice: (320) 529-9000
    TTY: (320) 529-9000
    Fax: 320-529-0747
  Email: CaraR@IndependentLifestyles.org
Website: 
http://www.macil.org/
 
 


 
The Attorney General is the chief legal officer for the State of Minnesota. The Office represents and provides legal advice to over 100 state agencies, boards and commissions. The Office represents the state in state and federal court, as well as in administrative adjudication and rulemaking hearings. The Office handles felony criminal appeals, advises local prosecutors in the conduct of criminal trials and handles cases at the request of local prosecutors. In addition, the Office issues formal opinions interpreting statutes for the agencies and political subdivisions of the state. The Attorney General is a member of the State Executive Council, the State Board of Investment, the Pardons Board and the Land Exchange Board. The Office is the state’s chief policy maker and law enforcer in the important areas of consumer protection, antitrust enforcement and charities’ regulation. The Office is also responsible for representing residential and small business utility consumers through participation in matters before the Public Utilities Commission.
1400 Bremer Tower
445 Minnesota Street
St. Paul, MN 55101-2131

  Voice: (651) 296-3353
	 (800) 657-3787
    TTY: (651) 297-7206
	 (800) 366-4812
Website: 
http://www.ag.state.mn.us
 
 


 
As part of Legal Aid, the Minnesota Disability Law Center (MDLC) addresses the unique legal needs of Minnesotans with disabilities. MDLC provides free civil legal assistance to individuals with disabilities statewide on legal issues related to their disabilities.
Minnesota Disability Law Center
430 1st Avenue N, Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55401-1780

  Voice: (612) 332-1441
    Fax: (612) 334-5755
Website: 
http://www.mndlc.org
 
 


 
Founded in 1981, The Minnesota Legal Services Coalition (MLSC) is an association of seven Minnesota regional legal services programs. Formed to enhance cooperation and coordination, MLSC supports the regional programs that help low-income Minnesotans with a broad range of civil legal matters.
Midtown Commons - Suite #101B
2324 University Avenue West
St. Paul, MN 55114

  Voice: (651) 228-9105
    Fax: (651) 222-0745
  Email: statesupport@mnlegalservices.org
Website: 
http://www.mnlegalservices.org/
 
 


 
STAR's mission is to help ALL MINNESOTANS with disabilities gain access to and acquire the assistive technology they need to live, learn, work and play.
358 Centennial Office Building
658 Cedar Street
St. Paul, MN 55155

  Voice: (651) 201-2640
	 (888) 234-1267
    TTY: (800) 627-3529
  Email: star.program@state.mn.us
Website: 
http://mn.gov/admin/star/
 
 


 
This chapter of the Minnesota State Building Code contains detailed accessibility requirements for persons with disabilities in new buildings, additions to buildings and buildings undergoing alterations. It does not apply to residential dwellings having three or fewer dwelling units in a building. Examples of subjects regulated include, site access to buildings, accessible restroom features, accessibility between different floor levels, features for sight and hearing impaired persons, etc. This resource is housed within the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, Minnesota Construction Codes and Licensing Division.

  Voice: (651) 284-5012
	 (800) 657-3944
    TTY: (651) 297-4198
    Fax: (651) 284-5749
Website: 
http://www.dli.mn.gov/CCLD/Accessibility.asp
 
 


 
The Minnesota State Council on Disability (MSCOD) is an agency that collaborates, advocates, advises and provides information to expand opportunities, increase the quality of life and empower all persons with disabilities. Services are provided to individuals with disabilities and their families, the Governor and Legislature, government and private agencies, employers and the general public.
121 E. 7th Place, Suite 107
St. Paul, MN 55101

  Voice: (800) 945-8913
	 (651) 361-7800
    TTY: (800) 945-8913
	 (651) 361-7800
    Fax: (651) 296-5935
  Email: council.disability@state.mn.us
Website: 
http://www.disability.state.mn.us?agency=MSCOD
 
 


 
If you have a disability, our Vocational Rehabilitation Services unit can help you prepare for, find and keep a job, and live as independently as possible. With the right kind of training, preparation and workplace accommodations, people with disabilities can have rewarding careers. This resource is a part of the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).
Department of Employment and Economic Development
Rehabilitation Services Branch
First National Bank Building
332 Minnesota Street, Suite E200
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101

  Voice: (651) 259-7366
	 (800) 328-9095
    TTY: (651) 296-3900
	 (800) 657-3973
    Fax: (651) 297-5159
Website: 
http://mn.gov/deed/
 
 


 
Minnesota WorkForce Centers (WFCs) provide the tools, resources and services needed for job search, career planning and training needs.WorkForce Centers are a collaboration of partners, including the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) and local community agencies. People seeking work, businesses seeking employees, students, and those looking for a first job or returning to the workforce, will find services to meet their needs, offered at no cost. Each WFC houses a Resource Area that operates similarly to a public library. To find a Minnesota WorkForce Center nearest to you, go to the provided website and look under office locations.

  Voice: (888) 438-5627
Website: 
http://mn.gov/deed/job-seekers/
 
 


 
Options provides people with disabilities advocacy, information, skills training and peer mentoring relationships to help them achieve their personal goals of how and where they live their lives.
318 Third Street NW
East Grand Forks, MN 56721

  Voice: (218) 773-6100
    TTY: (218) 773-6100
    Fax: (218) 773-7119
Website: 
http://www.macil.org/
 
 


 
The mission of PACER Center (Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights) is to expand opportunities and enhance the quality of life of children and young adults with disabilities and their families, based on the concept of parents helping parents.
PACER Center, Inc.
8161 Normandale Blvd.
Bloomington, MN 55437

  Voice: (952) 838-9000
	 (888) 248-0822
    TTY: (952) 838-0190
    Fax: (952) 838-0199
Website: 
http://www.pacer.org/
 
 


 
discapacitados abriéndose caminos (d.a.c.) is a non-profit organization based out of Minnesota that is solely dedicated to the challenge of disability as it affects Latino families. discapacitados abriéndose caminos (people with disability; opening paths in life) is committed to stabilize basic needs, provide timely and culturally sensitive listening, address the families’ priorities, and communicate and respond in ways meaningful to the family.
621 Marie Ave
South Saint Paul, Minnesota 
55075-2347

  Voice: (651) 293-1748
    Fax: (651) 293-1744
  Email: Discapacitados@qwestoffice.net
Website: 
http://www.daccentrofamiliar.org
 
 


 
The Southeastern Minnesota Center for Independent Living, Inc. which was founded in 1981, is a non profit organization that assists people with disabilities to become independent and productive community members. Our Independent Living and Personal Care Assistant Programs promote self-sufficiency and help assure that persons with a disability have the same opportunities as members of the general public. SEMCIL is located in Rochester, MN and has offices in Goodhue and Winona Counties.
1618 S. Broadway
New Ulm, MN 56073-3756

  Voice: (507)354-7106
	 (888)460-1815
  Email: semcil@semcil.org
Website: 
http://www.semcil.org
 
 


 
The Southeastern Minnesota Center for Independent Living, Inc. which was founded in 1981, is a non profit organization that assists people with disabilities to become independent and productive community members. Our Independent Living and Personal Care Assistant Programs promote self-sufficiency and help assure that persons with a disability have the same opportunities as members of the general public. SEMCIL is located in Rochester, MN and has offices in Goodhue and Winona Counties.
1790 W Broadway
Winona, MN 55987

  Voice: (507) 452-5490
	 (888) 452-5490
    Fax: (507) 454-4226
  Email: semcil@semcil.org
Website: 
http://www.semcil.org/
 
 


 
Mission: SMILES Center for Independent Living is a nonprofit organization committed to providing a wide array of services that assist individuals with disabilities that live independently, pursue meaningful goals, and enjoy the same opportunities and choices as all persons.
820 Winnebago Ave Suite 1
Fairmont, MN 56031-3619

  Voice: (507) 235-3488
    Fax: (507) 235-3488
Website: 
http://smilescil.org/
 
 


 
Mission: SMILES Center for Independent Living is a nonprofit organization committed to providing a wide array of services that assist individuals with disabilities that live independently, pursue meaningful goals, and enjoy the same opportunities and choices as all persons.
709 Front Street, Suite 7
Mankato, Minnesota 56001-3804

  Voice: (507) 345-7139
	 (888) 676-6498
    TTY: (507) 345-7139
    Fax: (507) 345-8429
  Email: smiles@smilescil.org
Website: 
http://smilescil.org/
 
 


 
Mission: SMILES Center for Independent Living is a nonprofit organization committed to providing a wide array of services that assist individuals with disabilities that live independently, pursue meaningful goals, and enjoy the same opportunities and choices as all persons.
505 S. State St. #6
Waseca, MN 56093-3072

  Voice: (507) 833-1339
    Fax: (507) 833-1339
Website: 
http://smilescil.org/
 
 


 
SWCIL is dedicated to wroking with and responding to the ever changing needs of persons with disabilities in southwestern Minnesota to promote societal acceptance, inclusion, and equal access for all persons with disabilities.
109 South Fifth Street, Suite 700
Marshall, MN 56258

  Voice: (507) 532-2221
	 (800) 422-1485
    TTY: (507) 532-2221
	 (800) 422-1485
    Fax: (507) 532-2222
  Email: swcil@swcil.com
Website: 
http://beta.swcil.com/wordpress/
 
 


 
Minnesota Relay is a program that provides access for people with hearing loss or a speech disability to communicate over the telephone.

    TTY: (800)627-3529
Website: 
https://mn.gov/commerce/industries/telecom/mnrelay/
 
 


 
Through collaborative research, training, and information sharing, the Institute on Community Integration (ICI) improves policies and practices to ensure that all children, youth, and adults with disabilities are valued by, and contribute to, their communities of choice. Rather than providing direct services itself, the Institute works with community service providers, school districts, advocacy and self-advocacy organizations, policymakers, and researchers around the world to provide state-of-the-art information and practices that support the community integration of individuals with disabilities.ICI is the federally designated University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) for Minnesota.
Institute on Community Integration
University of Minnesota
102 Pattee Hall, 150 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis MN 55455

  Voice: (612) 624-6300
  Email: ici@umn.edu
Website: 
http://ici.umn.edu/default.html
 
 
 

Last Updated on:
Thu Jul 7, 2016