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Southwest Health and Human Services (SWHHS)

Emergency Assistance

Southwest Health and Human Services - Lyon County

607 W Main St, Ste 200, Marshall, MN, 56258

Distance: 1357 Miles

(507) 537-6747

Website

https://swmhhs.com

Service Details

Description

The Emergency Assistance program provides one time financial help to pregnant women or families with minor children who face a housing crisis.


This program is run by Minnesota counties and tribes who choose to participate. The policies differ from county to county regarding who is eligible, how much money is available and what emergencies are covered.


Features

  • Area Served by County
    • Lyon County 

Eligibility

* Counties can add their own rules about who can get Emergency Assistance and how often
* You don't have to be on or eligible for Minnesota Family Investment Program to get Emergency Assistance
* You have not received Emergency Assistance within the past 12 months. Some counties may make you wait longer
* You have to meet income guidelines
* Emergency Assistance must resolve the crisis
* You can show you have enough income to pay bills moving forward


Application Instructions

Apply for Emergency Assistance at your local county or tribal social service office.


Apply online


Fees

There is no fee for this service.


Business Hours

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


Area Served

Lincoln, Lyon, Murray, Pipestone, Redwood, and Rock counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 537-6747
Toll Free - Lyon County Human Services (800) 657-3760

Last Update

4/10/2024

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