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LCSC Program & Service Highlights

Lakes Country Service Cooperative (LCSC) is a public, nonprofit, membership-based organization dedicated to providing quality, innovative services that help make our members successful.

Health & Wellness

Since 1985, Lakes Country Service Cooperative has provided reliable self-insured health insurance products for our school, city, county and other government agency members and their families. By partnering with other nationally recognized companies under the Minnesota Healthcare Consortium umberella, LCSC's health insurance pool spreads risk and reduces cost. Joining this health insurance pool puts the power in your hands. You will be the decision maker, able to see any doctor, clinic, or hospital for your care. This freedom gives you greater satisfaction in your healthcare, leading to improvements in you and your member's wellbeing. 

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The Cooperative Purchasing program is designed to help you fulfill your purchasing needs while making your buying process more efficient by saving you time and money. All of the vendor agreements are the result of formal bids or negotiated contracts. By partnering with reputable vendors and combining the purchasing power of service cooperative members, you receive a wide variety of high quality products and services with excellent volume discounts.

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Health & Safety Services

The LCSC Health & Safety Program consists of trained professionals dedicated to helping our members build, implement and maintain strong safety programs in the workplace. Services provided are on-site.

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Technology Solutions

Lakes Country Service Cooperative's (LCSC) dynamic team of IT professionals provide affordable, high-quality hardware and software solutions for members.

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In the Spotlight

2 Students

successfully graduated from Lakes Country Academy and have transitioned back to their resident school district.

LCA Graduates

209 Students

participated in the Young Writers and Other Artists Conference.

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257 Students

competed in Math Masters.

Career & Tech Ed

73 Teachers

obtained additional Career and Technical Education licenses or endorsements.