School and Childcare Resources
  • 7:00AM to 7:00PM, 7 days a week: 651-297-1304 or 1-800-657-3504

  • DHS hotline for child care providers with COVID-19 related questions: 888-234-1268

  • Minnesota Department of Education Home: click here

  • List of restaurants offering free lunches to students while K-12 schools are closed: click here AND click here

  • Walz Executive Order on school closures: click here

 

Workforce Resources
  • Worker protections related to COVID-19: click here

  • Minnesota Unemployment Insurance Program (unemployed or have your hours reduced, you may apply for unemployment benefits): click here

  • Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development COVID-19 update: click here

Food Resource
  • Minnesota Department of Human Services, MN Food Helpline: 888-711-1151 or resource page: click here

  • Need help getting food right away? Minnesota Hunger Partners: Click here 

  • Housing Resource

Impacts to Victims and Survivors of Violence 
  • Here's what you need to know. Click here

Utilities Support

  • Access from AT&T - Low cost home package for qualifying individuals and households

  • Comcast Xfinity Wifi Free for Everyone 

  • Comcast Internet Essentials - A low cost home internet package for qualifying individuals and households, is now available for free for the first two months 

  • Community Action Partnership assists with shut off notice bill and low-income families. Please call 651-645-6470. 

  • CenterPoint Energy will waive late fees and stop service disconnections if they are because of a COVID-19 hardship. Call 1-800-245-2377 for more information. 

  • Salvation Army HeatShare Program provides energy assistance on a year-round basis to families in crisis. 

  • St. Paul Regional Water Servicer - Supports community members in avoiding termination of water service. To be eligible for assistance, families must: Be in financial crisis, qualify under low-income or have had their water service terminated or be in danger of termination. Please call 651-266-6350 

  • USI and Comcast are expanding access to the internet in the City of Minneapolis. Learn more 

  • Xcel Energy will waive late fees and stop service disconnections if they are because of a COVID-19 hardship. Call 1-800-895-4999 for more information. 

  • Low cost computer and internet resources. Learn more 

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Phone: 651-495-9160      Email: askHAP@hmong.org

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