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  • Hennepin County Human Services and Public Health Department
    300 S 6th St, Minneapolis, MN 55487-0999
Service Info
Service:Group Residential Housing (GRH)
Agency:Hennepin County Human Services and Public Health Department
Location:300 S 6th St, Government Center, Minneapolis, MN, 55487-0999 Map
Phone: (612) 348-4111

Service Description

Group Residential Housing (GRH) is a state program that helps to pay for housing and food costs for low-income adults who are elderly, blind, or disabled, and live in licensed or registered settings. GRH may include support services. GRH can pay for services when other funding is not available (such as a through a waiver program). These payments are made directly to the housing provider.

Types of housing eligible for GRH include settings licensed as:
 * Adult Foster Care
 * Board and Lodging Establishments
 * Supervised Living Facilities
 * Boarding Care Homes
 * Housing with Services Establishments and Assisted Living Settings

To learn more about the GRH program, visit: http://www.dhs.state.mn.us/main/id_002549

Features

Building Accessibility
  • Accessible main entrance (zero step approach)
  • Accessible public restroom
  • Designated disability parking
Languages other than English
  • Accommodations provided to people with disabilities with reasonable notification
Type of Client Preferred
  • Adults with disabilities
  • Chemically dependent
  • Older adults with disabilities

Eligibility

People who are eligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or General Assistance (GA) are eligible for GRH.

Others who are eligible include:
- People who would qualify for SSI but have too much income
- Residents of group residential housing

Application Instructions

If you have a county or tribal financial worker, contact the worker to apply.

If you do not have a worker, you can apply at your local social services office or online at: https://applymn.dhs.mn.gov

Fees

There is no fee for this service.

Required Documents

  • ID
  • proof of household income

Area Served

Hennepin County

Websites

http:/​/​www.​hennepin.​us

Telephones

Telephone types, numbers and hours

TypeNumberHours
Main (612) 348 - 4500

Last Update

8/14/2014

Statewide TTY Number

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