Salvation Army - Rochester
Help Paying for Basic Needs
Rochester Worship and Service Center
20 1st Ave NE, Rochester, MN, 55906
Distance: 1005 Miles
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.
Offer basic needs services including showers, toiletries, clothing vouchers, transportation assistance to and from a job, rental assistance and utility assistance.
- People with low income
Call (507) 288-3663 for information or an appointment 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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BM-6500.1500-130Clothing Vouchers Definition
Programs that supply coupons that can be exchanged in designated thrift shops or nonprofit organizations for clothing.
BT-8300.1000Bus Fare Definition
Programs that provide cash or tokens for individuals who have no personal means of transportation and are unable to use public transportation (or a taxi service) for necessary local travel without assistance with the fare. Also included are programs that provide bus fare for people who need to travel out of town (e.g., for a funeral) but do not have the means to do so.
BT-8300.2500Gas Money Definition
Programs that provide money or vouchers to purchase gasoline, most frequently for individuals who need their automobile for necessary local or out-of-town travel but cannot afford to run their vehicle without assistance, but occasionally for people driving through the local area who have become stranded.
BV-8900.9300-300Heating Fuel Payment Assistance Definition
Programs that pay all or a portion of the home heating fuel expenses of people who are unable to purchase the resources to heat their homes without assistance. Also included are non-emergency programs like those funded through the federal Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), also referred to as LIEAP or HEAP in some states, that provide home energy assistance for low-income households that apply, usually once per calendar year; and programs that pay for firewood, propane, butane, kerosene, coal or other bulk fuels that are used for heating or cooking purposes in situations where people have no other means of acquiring them. Heating fuel payment assistance programs may have age, income, disability, need or other eligibility requirements.