Housing & Assistance
Assistance & Eviction Prevention

Assistance and Eviction Prevention

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Helping Minnesotans achieve stable housing is our primary goal in our Prevention Program at Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota (LSS). We do this by providing direct assistance when funding is available, connecting individuals and families to other organizations that can provide direct assistance and by being a resource to connect households to other support they need.

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We offer prevention assistance in Central Minnesota, including Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Stearns, Benton, Sherburne and Wright counties. Learn more below. Links to other organizations that provide rental assistance, utility assistance and legal assistance are provided as well.

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Legal Assistance

Find resources for legal assistance statewide or in your county, including legal advice and options for resolving rental problems.

Rental Assistance

Find resources for rental assistance statewide or in your county, including help paying rent or utility bills and general tenant support.

Utility Assistance

Find resources for utility assistance statewide or in your county, including an Energy Assistance Program for residents of Crow Wing County.

Central Minnesota Prevention Assistance

We offer a variety of prevention assistance services in Central Minnesota, including transitional housing, long-term homeless assistance, rental assistance, eviction prevention, energy assistance and more.