Wyoming Area Community Resources

WYOMING : Local Resources (5/21/2020)

MEDICAL:

  • Local COVID-19 hotlines:
    • Chisago County Public Health  (nursing staff) 651-257-1300
    • Monday – Friday  9:00 – 3:00
  • Local Hospital: M Health Fairview Lakes Medical Center
    • open 24 hours
    • 5200 Fairview Blvd.
    • https://www.fairview.org/Locations/Fairview-Lakes-Medical-Center
    • 651-982-7000
    • No visitors on campus. Some exceptions made for compassionate care
    • All visitors screened
  • Pharmacy: *All visitors screened
    • Fairview Pharmacy 651-982-7500
    • M-F 8AM-9PM, Sat 10AM-8PM, Sun 12-8PM
    • Wyoming Drug 651-462-2082
    • M-F 9-7, Sat. 9-4, closed Sunday
    • 26709 Forest Blvd.
    • https://www.wyomingdrug.com/
    • Services:
      • curbside pick-up

 

 

GROCERY/FOOD ASSISTANCE:

  • Local grocery pick-up program for
  • seniors, those who are ill, or considered at risk
  • Local food shelf:

 

School Meals Available

  • Grab-and-go meals (breakfast and lunch) will continue to be provided at no cost on school days at the following locations: Forest Lake Area High School, Forest View Elementary, Lino Lakes Elementary, Linwood Elementary and Wyoming Elementary. Meals can be picked up between 10:00 a.m. and noon. Families can pick up meals at any location that is convenient to them, (they do not have to pick up meals from the school their children attend). Meals are provided free of charge to any student under 18 who needs or wants a meal.

School meals can be delivered to families who do not have access to transportation and currently receive Free and Reduced Price Lunch (FRPL) benefits. To sign up to have school meals delivered families must complete this Forest Lake Consent for Home Meal Delivery form.  Completed forms should be emailed to Kathy Hoff at khoff@flaschools.org. Deliveries to families who qualify for delivery of school meals (lack of access to transportation and currently  receiving FRPL benefits) is done on Mondays and includes 5 breakfasts and 5 lunches for each eligible student. The week of May 25th, meals will be delivered on Tuesday and include 4 breakfasts and 4 lunches due to the Memorial Day holiday.

Families can apply for school meal benefits at any time throughout the school year by completing an Application for Educational Benefits online.  Click here to go directly to the online application in English and Spanish.  Paper applications in Hmong are available to be downloaded here.  For applications in languages other than English, Spanish or Hmong, go to: www.fns.usda.gov/cnd/application/familyfriendlyapps.html

 

 

Grocery Store:

Bruce’s Foods

  • http://www.brucesfoodsmn.com/
  • M-F 7-7, Sat/Sun 8-7
    • Special hours for seniors or at risk 7-8 A.M.
    • Fax Machine
  • 5358 Wyoming Trail 651-462-4014

 

CHILD CARE:

  • State of Minnesota:
    • Hotline available 7:00 am-7:00 pm to assist with child care questions due to the recent school closure announcement:
      • Metro: 651-297-1304
      • Greater MN: 1-800-657-3504
    • Local Child Care License Holders:
    • flaschools.org/covid Childcare for healthcare and emergency workers.
    • ymcamn.org/mnchildcare childcare for essential workers

 

HELPFUL SERVICES: 

  • City Hall: Buildings CLOSED, staff available by phone and email
    • mn.org
    • 651-462-0575
  • Chamber of Commerce: CLOSED
  • Public Transit Options: OPEN or CLOSED
    • Heartland Express 651-213-5790
    • Anna’s Taxi 651-313-1318
  • Virtual Therapy Options:
    • Fairview Counseling Centers 612-672-6999
  • Local Banks: OPEN or CLOSED
    • First State Bank of Wyoming
    • Drive thru and walk-up open in Wyoming. Stacy drive up now open.
    • 26741 Felton Ave. 651-462-7611
    • M-TH 8:30-5, Fr 8:30-6, Sat 8:30-12
  • Central Minnesota Jobs and Training Services(CMJTS):
    • 1-800-284-7425
    • Apply for Unemployment Insurance: uimn.org
    • If you have Unemployment Insurance, call (651) 296-3644 from a cell or 1-877-898-9090 from a landline
  • Access to Internet:
    • Frontier Communications
  • 1 877-691-1073
  • 1 877 749-3550
  • 24/7 (telephones); physical locations are closed
    • For a limited time, Midco is offering an Education Assistance Credit for students engaged in remote learning while schools and institutions are temporarily closed. Midco Internet Basics (up to 25 Mbps downloads x 3 Mbps uploads) is available to new customers at $14.95 per month, but is available at no cost through June 15, 2020, to qualifying low-income students and families without internet access. (A standard or wireless modem is included.)At least one student with remote learning needs must reside in the home, and you must live in a Midco-serviceable area. To find out if you qualify and to complete an application, call 1.833.338.4638 and reference the promo code: MIBEDU20.1
    • https://www.midco.com/

PRINTING AND FAXING SERVICES:

Bruce’s Foods, Wyoming.  Copies and Faxes  651-462-4014

RESTAURANTS:

  • Dairy Queen drive-thru open
  • McDonalds drive-thru open
  • Tasty Asia   OPEN for pick-up. Tuesday-Saturday 11-7.  651-462-1200        
  • Village Inn   OPEN for pick-up.  7 days a week 8-8. Order online or 651-462-2669.
  • Cornerstone  OPEN for pick-up.  7 days a week 11-8.  651-462-1211

 

 

LOCAL BUSINESSES:

RELIGIOUS SERVICES:

OTHER RESOURCES/INFORMATION:

  • Forest Lake Area Schools. District 831.
  • For Distance Learning updates:   flaschools.org/covid