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Ramsey County Health and Human Services

County Programs for Income Assistance

160 Kellogg Blvd E, St. Paul, MN, 55101-1494

Distance: 1032 Miles

(651) 266-4444

Website

https://www.ramseycounty.us/residents/assistance-support/assistance/financial-assistance

Service Details

Description

Programs that help pay for basic needs include:
* Emergency General Assistance (EGA) - Help to resolve a one-time crisis that immediately threatens a basic health or safety need (such as food, shelter or utilities)
* General Assistance (GA) - Cash assistance to help cover basic needs for people who can't work and who do not have children in their home
- https://mn.gov/dhs/people-we-serve/adults/economic-assistance/income/programs-and-services/ga.jsp
* Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) - Helps families in poverty with children through a cash grant, food assistance and employment services
- https://mn.gov/dhs/people-we-serve/children-and-families/economic-assistance/income/programs-and-services/mfip.jsp
* Minnesota Supplemental Aid (MSA) - Money to help pay for basic needs of people with very low incomes and limited assets
- https://mn.gov/dhs/people-we-serve/adults/economic-assistance/income/programs-and-services/msa.jsp
* Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) - Provides money to newly arrived refugees who are making the transition to life in the United States and are not eligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP)
- http://www.dhs.state.mn.us/main/idcplg?IdcService=GET_DYNAMIC_CONVERSION&dDocName=cm_003003&RevisionSelectionMethod=LatestReleased


Features

  • Specialization
    • Family 
    • People with low income 

Eligibility

Check specific program guidelines for requirements.


Business Hours

7:30am - 5:45pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Ramsey County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (651) 266-4444
Main - General Information (651) 266-8500
TTY (651) 266-3750

Last Update

8/19/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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