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Three Rivers Community Action, Inc.

Help Paying for Basic Needs

Wabasha Office

611 Broadway Ave, Ste 120, Wabasha, MN, 55981-1988

Distance: 1056 Miles

(800) 277-8418


Service Details


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.

Additional Information

Offers one-time financial assistance to help resolve a short-term crisis

Other resources or options must be tried first.

Funds are meant to give people access to housing, transportation, healthcare, and employment by providing financial assistance to bridge a temporary gap.

Services provided may include financial help for rent/deposit, car repair, emergency medical/dental needs, and utilities.

Clothing, school supplies, toiletries, and other household items may also be available.


  • Client Conveniences
    • Individuals with criminal histories accepted 
  • Licenses and Certifications
    • Community Action Partnership 
  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Specialization
    • Family 


Households must:
* Show proof of financial status (income, costs)
* Show proof of the crisis (such as eviction notice or bill).
* Show other ways they have looked for help
* Live in Goodhue, Rice, Olmsted or Wabasha Counties

The housing related assistance accepts individuals with criminal histories reentering the general public population from a correctional facility.

Application Instructions

Call Front Desk at (800) 277-8418


There is no fee for this service.

Business Hours

8:00am - 12:00pm, Monday - Friday

Area Served

Most programs serve Goodhue, Rice, Wabasha and Olmsted counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 316-0610
FAX (651) 565-2754
Toll Free (800) 277-8418

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