Becoming a Partner Agency

Do you work with clients that lack reliable phone access? Tired of hearing “this number is out of service” when trying to call your clients? Are your clients unable to complete a job application because they don’t have a phone number? Our free voice mail services can be the communication tool needed to empower your clients to achieve success.

65% of voice mail users searching for housing are able to find a home.

60% of voice mail users searching for employment are able to find a job.

Here are the requirements of becoming an Open Access Connections voice mail partner agency:

1. You must be a Minnesotan non-profit or government organization.
2. You must work with low-income clients.
3. At least one employee must attend a one hour voice mail training
4. A demographic form must be completed for every client enrolled

Once these conditions have been met, you will be able to assign a voice mail directly to your clients. The entire process of assigning a voice mail number takes less than 10 minutes.

Our voice mail services are offered free of charge to clients and partner agencies!

To learn more about becoming a partner agency or to schedule a voice mail training, please contact our training coordinator at