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United Community Action Partnership

Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program (FHPAP)

Olivia Office

1635 W Lincoln Ave, Olivia, MN, 56277

(877) 523-1842

Website

https://www.unitedcapmn.org/programs/housing

Service Details

Description

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

Case managers can aid in the search for affordable housing, connect people to employment resources, and work with the individual or family on creating a plan for long-term housing stability.


Features

  • Area Served by County
    • Kandiyohi County 
    • McLeod County 
    • Meeker County 
    • Renville County 
  • Organization Type
    • Community Action Partnership 
  • Specialization
    • Family 
    • Homeless 
    • Individuals with criminal histories accepted 
    • People with low income 

Eligibility

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.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Serves families, youth and singles


Primarily serves Cottonwood, Jackson, Lincoln, Lyon, Redwood, Kandiyohi, Renville, Meeker and McLeod counties. Eligibility differs for each program and all assistance is subject to availability of funding.


Area Served

Kandiyohi, McCleod, Meeker and Renville counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (320) 523-1842

Last Update

4/3/2024

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