Western Communities Action Network (WeCAN)

Help Paying for Basic Needs

Short term help for basic needs like food, shelter and transportation


Offers cash or other short term aid to people in a crisis that is affecting their access to basic needs

Emergency assistance can vary based upon eligibility and available funds.

Additional Information

Helps with basic needs in an effort to prevent homelessness with a one-time rent, mortgage or utility payment


  • Area Served by County
    • Hennepin County
  • Client Conveniences
    • Assistance with community resources
  • Specialization
    • People with low income

Application Instructions

Call or email to set up an appointment.

Requires proof of emergency, county or other agency ineligibility, as well as income and other verifications.


5213 Shoreline Dr, Mound, MN, 55364

Area Served

Western Hennepin County

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 952-472-0742




Other Services at this Location

  • Food Shelf Food support is available to people in need

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