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Ramsey County Relief

Ramsey County Residents: Get Help with Rent, Mortgage, or Utilities

Ramsey County residents who have lost of income due to COVID-19 and need help paying for housing costs may be eligible for Emergency Assistance.

  • Adults with children and those who are pregnant can receive up to $5,500 in housing assistance. 
  • Single adults can receive up to $3,000 in housing assistance. 
  • Families and single adults can receive up to $3,000 in utility assistance.

Emergency Assistance helps pay for:

  • Past due rent and mortgage payments.
  • A damage deposit.
  • Utilities, including electricity, heat and water, when there is threat of disconnection. 
  • Car repairs for work transportation.

For information on emergency housing, visit Housing Services and Support.


Call 651-266-4884 for assistance.

Fill out the Emergency Assistance Application (PDF) and email the form to or fax to 651-266-3909.

Our Impact This Year

  • People Who Received Energy Assistance


  • Children Enrolled in Head Start & Early Head Start


  • Low-Income People Registered to Vote


  • Volunteer Hours


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