Housing and emergency housing aid for low-income families. Emergency and temporary housing resource. Four food shelves provide individuals and families with a variety of nutritious food and the opportunity to stretch limited households budgets. The food shelves are sustained by donations of dollars, food and personal care items. Donations are needed year-round! Utility and heat … Read more

PROVIDING A LIFELINE TO PEOPLE IN NEED For more than a century, JFS has been providing services to the greater St. Paul area, responding to the needs of both the Jewish community and the community at large. To learn more about the comprehensive services offered, please click on the corresponding links below

Accountability Minnesota offers free tax and financial services for those in need. Our volunteer tax preparers go through tax training and are certified. Get free, one on one financial advice by appointment only from a certified financial planner on the financial issues that matter to you the most.

Bridge to Benefits is a project by Children’s Defense Fund-Minnesota to improve the well-being of families and individuals by linking them to public work support programs and tax credits. By answering a few simple questions, you will be able to see if you or someone else may be eligible for public work support programs. We … Read more

Energy assistance programs. Will accept collect calls.

Mobile Dental Services: Our dental team consists of a dentist, dental assistant and patient transporter. All of our staff are carefully screened and are caring, knowledgeable and reliable professionals. DHS staff bring equipment for full-service dental care to the patient’s facility and create a temporary treatment room in a private, comfortable space there. In addition to … Read more

Founded in 1902, Union Gospel Mission (UGM) is a Christian ministry dedicated to serving people facing homelessness, poverty, or addiction in our community.  By meeting physical, spiritual, emotional, and educational needs, our Mission is changing lives! The Mission helps people rebuild their lives by providing safe shelter, nutritious food, medical and dental care, and a broad variety of life-changing … Read more

If you or your family are without a stable place to stay or at risk of becoming homeless, our goal is to connect you to the right resources for your specific needs. Hope Housing Services can work with you to develop a housing plan and determine which housing options are available to fit your needs. If you are … Read more

VeTouch is a volunteer-based, veterinary student club at the University of Minnesota that stands for Veterinary Treatment Outreach for Urban Community Health. VeTouch provides vaccines and preventative care for the pets of Twin Cities residents receiving low/no income or experiencing houselessness. VeTouch clinics are hosted on the first Sunday of every month from 12:00-4:00 pm … Read more

Domestic Violence 24-HOUR, TOLL-FREE CRISIS LINE: 1-866-367-4297 Domestic violence can happen to anyone, regardless of age, financial status, race, ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual preference or orientation. Bluff Country Family Resources provides free individualized crisis intervention, legal and personal advocacy, support groups, as well as information and referrals. Some specific services we offer to victims … Read more

Minnesota Valley Action Council(MVAC) is a community action agency. We are for communities, not for profit. We are a private organization that has served south central Minnesota since 1965. MVAC provides services in Blue Earth, Brown, Faribault, Le Sueur, Martin, Nicollet, Sibley, Waseca, and Watonwan counties. MVAC develops resources and opportunities that empower people in … Read more

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