CORONAVIRUS RESOURCES AND INFORMATION

December 2, 2020

If you need assistance finding food, paying housing bills or other essential services, dial 2-1-1, 651-291-0211 or 1-800-543-7709 or Text ‘MNCOVID’ to 898211 and a Certified Community Resource Specialist will help to locate available resources in your area. In response to COVID-19, many organizations have made changes to their in-person availability. These changes happen frequently,…

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Christmas Resources – Statewide 2020

October 9, 2020

Statewide Christmas Resources Central Minnesota: Serves residents of Benton, Crow Wing, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wright counties. Click here for resources in your area. Metro Minnesota: Serves residents of Anoka, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Ramsey, Scott, and Washington counties; also Anyone. Click here for resources in your area. Northeast Minnesota:…

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RENT, MORTGAGE & UTILITY ASSISTANCE

August 10, 2020

COVID-19 has impacted the financial security of Minnesotans in a variety of ways, from job loss or reduced hours, to time away from work due to illness, or to care for children who are at home due to school/childcare closures; leading many families and individuals in our community to experience a housing crisis. On Tuesday,…

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Free Tax Preparation Sites

July 7, 2020

It’s tax time! You may qualify for free help preparing your taxes. The Minnesota Department of Revenue provides a list of Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and AARP Tax-Aide free tax preparation sites. You can receive the free tax site locator directly to your mobile device by texting the keyword MNTAX20 to 898211. Information about tax…

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