Facing Financial Uncertainty? Find Resources!
Here are 10 key resources to help bridge financial gaps.
- Minnesota Workforce Center
http://mn.gov/deed/job-seekers/ or call (888) 438-5627
Find free tools, resources and services needed for job search, career planning and training needs
- Unemployment Insurance (UI)
www.uimn.org or call (651) 296-3644 or (877) 898-9090
Apply for UI as soon as you are unemployed or when your hours are greatly reduced.
- Home Ownership Center
www.hocmn.org or call (651) 659-9336 or (866) 462-6466
Locate your local mortgage foreclosure prevention/housing counseling provider.
- HOME Line
www.homelinemn.org or call (612) 728-5767 or (866) 866-3546
Obtain free legal, organizing, education, and advocacy services for tenants.
- Fare For All
www.fareforall.org or call (800) 582-4291
The cooperative food purchasing program is open to everyone. There are no income restrictions.
- Health Center Locator
www.findahealthcenter.hrsa.gov or call (877) 313-1823
Locate free or low-cost health centers including maps and contact information with this online tool.
- RxAssist Prescription Medication Resource Center
www.rxassist.org or call (401) 729-3284
Find info on pharmaceutical companies that provide free and low cost medications based on income.
- Energy Assistance (800) 657-3710 or http://mn.gov/commerce/energy/consumers/Financial-Resources/Energy-Assistance-Program/Energy-Assistance-Providers.jsp for help with heat and cooling costs.
- Bridge to Benefits
www.bridgetobenefits.org or call (651) 227-6121
Online screening tool to help determine eligibility for state supported health care and assistance programs
- United Way 211
www.211unitedway.org or call 211 on landline phone or (800) 543-7709 on cell phone. This referral center will help you find local community programs of all sorts for all ages.