Swift County Outreach Office

Services we offer are as follows:

Clothing Room: Donated clothing, shoes, purses, household, home décor small appliances and small furniture for sale at very good prices. Please feel free to donate your items.  Donation hours are 8:00 - 4:30 Monday – Friday at Prairie Five in Benson. 

Woven Rugs: We make and sell rugs in different lengths and colors. We take special orders if we don’t have the size you want or the colors you want.  

Food Shelf: County-wide, no income guildlines for this service. A three-day supply of food is given per visit.  Food Shelf hours are 9-12:00 and 1:30-4:00 Monday – Friday at Prairie Five in Benson.  

Volunteers- Are always needed!!! : ) Please feel free to call.

Fuel assistance: Income guideline program. Appointments taken in Benson, Appleton and other towns in the county. Also Mail-Out apps are sent out to customers. We also have crisis programs and assistance for shut-offs.  Please call if you think we can help you at (320) 842-8565.

MN Sure Navigator:  There is a trained Navigator on staff to help you with your application on the MN Sure site.  Please feel free to call (320) 842-8565 to make an appointment for application assistance.

Referrals: Can’t find help in a crisis? Please call us, if we can’t help you maybe we can find someone that will. Call (320) 842-8565.  

Loan Closet: We have hospital equipment for rent -wheelchairs, shower chairs, walkers, knee scooter, bed rails, crutches, etc. There are no income guidelines for this program.  Rent these items by the month for as long as you need them.  Prices are very reasonable.  Call us with any questions you may have

Swift County Outreach Office
HWY 12 East P.O. Box 321
Benson, MN 56215
320-842-8565