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Traverse County Social Services Department

County Programs for Income Assistance

202 8th St N, Wheaton, MN, 56296

Distance: 1417 Miles

(320) 422-7777

Website

https://www.co.traverse.mn.us/departments/departments/social-services/economic-assistance-programs

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 without children who can't work enough to support themselves, and whose income and resources are very low
* Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP): Helps families with children meet their basic needs, while helping parents move to financial stability through work
* Minnesota Supplemental Aid (MSA): Money to help pay for basic needs of people who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
* 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)


Features

  • Area Served by County
    • Traverse County 
  • Specialization
    • Family 
    • People with low income 

Eligibility

Check specific program guidelines for requirements.


Business Hours

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


Area Served

Traverse County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (320) 422-7777
Toll Free (855) 735-8916

Last Update

4/10/2024

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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