Jewish Community Resources

Jewish Family Service of St. Paul

Jewish Family and Children Service of Minneapolis

Greater Twin Cities United Way

Greater Twin Cities United Way’s 2-1-1 Resource Hotline is the first call for help. If you or someone you know needs assistance accessing food or stable housing, paying housing bills or in-need of other essential services, dial 2-1-1 or text the letters MNCOVID to 898-211. A Certified Community Resource Specialist will help you find available resources in your area. Additionally, visit our 2-1-1 resource website for the latest information on COVID-19. Thank you to GTCUW’s 100,000 annual donors who make this service available at times like this, and all the time.

State of Minnesota Resources

MN Dept. of Health Guidance, Updates, & Resources

Governor’s Office Response & Preparation

Apply Online for Unemployment Benefits

Start by clicking on the word “Applicants” in the upper left corner of the Unemployment Insurance website – and select from the menu options: What do I need to know? How do I apply? How do I get paid? What affects my benefits? These are designed to answer the questions most people have. Additional, current need-t0-know information is available here.

Apply Online for Health Insurance thru MNsure by April 21

Legal Services for MN Residents

Online Services for Drivers & Vehicles

Hennepin County Resources

County COVID-19 Hub

Emergency Programs

Food Assistance

Cash Assistance

Health Care Assistance

Rental Assistance

Energy Assistance

Child Care Assistance

Domestic Abuse Resources

Ramsey County Resources

County COVID-19 Hub

Emergency Assistance

Food Assistance

Cash Assistance

Health Care Assistance

Rental Assistance

Energy Assistance

Child Care Assistance

Domestic Abuse Resources

Financial Relief Resources

Community Sharing Fund of the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation

Personal Emergency Relief fund for artists

Twin Cities Music Community Trust

Bartender Emergency Assistance Program

Restaurant Workers Direct Crisis Relief

Domestic Workers Care Fund

Modest Needs Self-Sufficiency Grants

Mortgage Forbearance or Reduced Payments for Freddie Mac & Fannie Mae borrowers

Economic Injury Disaster Loans for small business owners

Food Resources

Minneapolis Public Schools and St. Paul Public Schools meal access

Programs and restaurants offering food to families in Minnesota

Food Shelves

Community Mutual Aid

Twin Cities Queer and Trans Mutual Aid

Logan Park/NE Community Care/Mutual Aid

South Minneapolis Mutual Aid

Central Neighborhood Community Care

Childcare or household management request by health care workers

Other Resources

City of Minneapolis Coronavirus Hub

City of St. Paul Coronavirus Hub

Coronavirus disease advice for the public from WHO

Home internet access for low-income households & Free WiFi in Minneapolis