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Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program (FHPAP)

Mower County (Semcac)

111 N Main St, Ste 201, Austin, MN, 55912

(507) 433-5889


Service Details


The Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program (FHPAP) helps low-income families with or without children, unaccompanied youth and single adults who are homeless or are about to become homeless.

Resources and money help with:
* Preventing homelessness
* Getting back into housing right away
* Staying in housing

Assistance usually takes the form of short-term help with rent. It may also help with utility costs. Payments may help to prevent foreclosure or eviction.

Additional Information

Provides one-time assistance with rent or a mortgage payment


  • Area Served by County
    • Mower County 
  • Organization Type
    • Community Action Partnership 
  • Specialization
    • Homeless 
    • People with low income 


Recipients are households at or below 200% Federal Poverty Guidelines and the household must be experiencing a housing crisis and a need for assistance.

Housing assistance and services may vary by region or agency. There are FHPAP programs in all Minnesota counties and six of the northern tribal nations including Red Lake, White Earth, Fond Du Lac, Bois Forte, Mille Lacs and Leech Lake.

Additional eligibility criteria may apply.

Must meet program and income eligibility requirements. Participants must be able to continue to pay their housing payment after the one-time assistance.

Area Served

Mower County


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 433-5889

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