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Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe

Home Repair and Maintenance

Department of Public Works Compound

16095 60th Ave NW, Cass Lake, MN, 56633

Distance: 1105 Miles

(218) 335-3785

Website

https://www.llojibwe.org/rs/ehrp.html

Service Details

Description

Provides minor indoor and/or outdoor home repair and maintenance or handyman work to help keep homes safe.


Additional Information

The Community Services Program is an emergency home repair program that provides emergency home repairs to Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe enrollees.


If there is a risk to the health and safety of a constituent, the request will be deemed an emergency and addressed as quickly as possible. This program also provides services to other divisions within the Leech Lake Reservation.


Services Provided:
* Electrical Services - No electricity, meter loops, interior wiring, outlets, panel pox, fuses, & breakers.
* Carpentry Services - Door, window, roof, and flooring replacements, installation of handicap ramps, bathrooms and grab bars.
* Plumbing Services - No water, hot water heaters, tank & toilet replacement, broken water lines, plugged toilets, septic system that is plugged out to clean out, pressure tanks and repairs or replacement of sump pumps.
* Heating Services - No heat, troubleshooting, emergency replacement of furnaces. (Must utilize Energy Assistance Program (EAP) funds first, as they area last resort.)


Features

  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Specialization
    • Native American Community 

Eligibility

* Leech Lake Band Members who own their own home
* Must live on or near the Leech Lake Reservation
* Priority given to Elders, Veterans and Disabled Band Members 55 and older


Application Instructions

Fill out an application and return it to the office.


Fees

Fees:
* $35 one-time minimum service charge for a service call
* Fees based on applicants income (chart can be found online)
* No charge for elders 55 years of age and older


Method of Payment:
* Cash
* Check
* Money Order
* Payroll deduction (if applicant is an employee of the Reservation)


Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Beltrami, Cass, Hubbard and Itasca Counties
Emergency Home Repair for Leech Lake Reservation and 20 mile radius of the exterior boundaries.


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 335-3712
Alternate (218) 335-3785
Toll Free (800) 442-3909

Last Update

8/3/2022

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