The Minnesota Department of Human Services has temporary authority to waive or modify requirements so agencies can provide essential programs and services to Minnesotans without delay during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Contact the MN Department of Human Services Information Desk at 651-431-2000 or email DHS.firstname.lastname@example.org to see if you qualify for food and/or economic assistance.
The Federal Communications Commission has an agreement which states that providers will waive late fees, not cutoff service for lack of payment, and open hot-spots for increased accessibility to the internet. Find more information at https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-363033A1.pdf.
Visit the following websites for the latest details on how to sign-up and leverage these services.
Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) - Information for people who have lost their jobs or had their hours reduced because of COVID-19.