Minnesota Community Care

Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program (FHPAP)

Short-term help for low-income families, youth and single adults who are homeless or are about to become homeless

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.

Features

  • Area Served by County
    • Anoka County
    • Carver County
    • Dakota County
    • Hennepin County
    • Ramsey County
    • Scott County
    • Washington County
  • Specialization
    • Homeless
    • 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 singles adults, single youth, adult families, and youth families

Location

153 Cesar Chavez St, St. Paul, MN, 55107

Area Served

Twin Cities metro area

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 651-266-1290
  • Main: 651-602-7500

Email

info@mncare.org

Websites

Other Services at this Location

  • Clinic Medical office that provides non-emergency care
  • Dental Clinic Office that provides professional care of teeth and gums
  • Parenting Support Education and support for parents, or soon to be parents
  • Reproductive and Sexual Health Provides fact-based information and clinic services to help people make decisions about their reproductive and sexual health.

Last Update

2/21/2024