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Southwest Health and Human Services (SWHHS)

County Programs for Income Assistance

Southwest Health and Human Services - Rock County

2 Roundwind Rd, Luverne, MN, 56156-1300

Distance: 433 Miles

(507) 283-5070

Website

http://www.swmhhs.com

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

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


Area Served

Agency serves Lincoln, Lyon, Murray, Pipestone, Redwood, and Rock Counties. The Luverne location serves residents of Rock County.


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
FAX (507) 283-5074
Main - Rock County (507) 283-5070
TDD (507) 283-5070

Last Update

8/22/2019

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