Region IV Public School districts contract with LCSC to receive regional health, safety and environmental management assistance services.

This is a cooperative program with the MN Department of Education to provide assistance in the development and implementation of an effective health and safety program throughout a district. It also assists directly in the identification and application process for health and safety capital projects through the state health and safety levy.

Management Assistance assists districts with the following:

  • Build and maintain an on-going and effective health and safety program
  • Identify and prioritize health and safety issues
  • Apply for health and safety levy monies through the Dept. of Education
  • Educate on health and safety topics through workshops and presentations
  • Monitor health and safety programs for effectiveness
  • Implementation of new regulations as rule changes occur
  • Provide regional on-site expert assistance in health and safety issues

Jane Eastes is the LCSC regional Management Assistance provider. She can be reached at 218-739-3273 or