• WHERE TO FIND HELP FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY:

     

    INFORMATION ON ALL RESOURCES in the St. Paul/Minneapolis area and beyond

    First Call For Help, United Way of Greater Twin Cities Area

    https://www.211unitedway.org/

    This is a great resource to find out about organizations near you that can help you whether you are in a crisis, or if you are just looking for information.  You can visit their website, call, or text to find useful resources in the St. Paul/Minneapolis area and beyond.  They are available 24 hours a day/7 days a week, and information is available in multiple languages.  

    To call:  Dial 1-800-543-7709 or locally 651-291-0211

    To text:  Text your zip code to 898-2911*

     

    MEET WITH A SOCIAL WORKER AT THE LIBRARY        Even though the libraries are closed due to COVID-19, the social worker is still available by phone or email.  

    Ruby Rivera, Social Worker    651-300-9305    Ruby.Rivera@Wilder.org

    Anyone can get help with finding resources, problem-solving, can ask questions, and get support from Ruby Rivera, a social worker at the Rondo, Rice Street, Sun Ray, and Arlington Hills libraries.  She is at the Rondo Library on Mondays from 1:00-4:00 pm.  More information can be found at the link below.  You do not need an appointment, everyone is welcome, and your conversations are confidential.  

    https://sppl.bibliocommons.com/events/5c33b633b0459034006af6b8

     

    TALK WITH SOMEONE IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES (Ramsey County)

    Ramsey County Mental Health Hotline:  651-266-7900

     

    Interested in buying a home? Here are some resources that can help.

    https://nedahome.org/

    Lutheran social services with East Side Financial - https://www.lssmn.org/financialcounseling/financial-wellness-services/homebuying

    St Paul Homeowner Incentive Programs
    https://www.stpaul.gov/departments/planning-economic-development/housing/housing-property/homeowner-incentive-programs

    Wells Fargo Lift Program - loans for a downpayment on a home - https://www.wellsfargo.com/mortgage/lift/

     


     

  • Corona Virus (COVID-19) Related Information

  • Financial Assistance, Government Benefits

  • Food Shelves and Free Hot Meals

  • Emergency Housing Shelters and Services for People Who Are Homeless

  • Health Insurance and Sliding Fee/Free Clinics

  • Census 2020---In the era of COVID-19, the Census REALLY matters!

  • Tax Preparation

  • Legal Services

  • Employment

  • Domestic Abuse Information

  • Mental Health Resources

  • Out of School Programs for St. Paul Children & Youth

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