Salvation Army - Southeastern Minnesota
Help Paying for Basic Needs
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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.
Provides bus cards and gas money.
Service availability varies from county to county.
- People with low income
Dodge, Faribault, Fillmore, Goodhue, Houston, Isanti, Kanabec, LeSueur, Martin, Mille Lacs, Rice, Steele, Wabasha, Waseca and Winona counties
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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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.
BT-8500Transportation Passes Definition
Programs that issue identification cards or vouchers that people can use in lieu of cash to pay for transportation.