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Amherst H. Wilder Foundation

Help Paying for Basic Needs - Housing Assistance

451 Lexington Pkwy N, St. Paul, MN, 55104

(651) 280-2193


Service Details


Offers cash or other short term aid to people in a crisis that is affecting their access to basic needs

Emergency assistance can vary based upon eligibility and available funds.

Additional Information

Wilder's Direct Housing Assistance Program provides financial relief for rent or mortgage payments


  • Area Served by County
    • Ramsey County 
  • Specialization
    • People with low income 


To be eligible, you must:
* Be a Wilder client/participant or if your family member (parent, grandparent, child or sibling) is also enrolled in Direct Housing Assistance Program
* You currently rent or are a homeowner with your name listed on the mortgage
* You have not participated in the Direct Housing Assistance Program in the past 12 months
* You meet yearly income guidelines by household size

Area Served

Ramsey County


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (651) 642-4000

Last Update


Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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