Department Program Directory
Family Assets for Independence in Minnesota (FAIM): Interested in owning your own home? This program creates a savings plan for the client/wage earner to help with purchasing/building a house, starting a business, or getting an education.
Family Homeless/Prevention Assistance Program (FHPAP): This program provides short term assistance to keep individuals/families housed, or to assist a homeless individual get into housing.
Emergency Food and Shelter Program (FEMA): This program provides assistance to individuals/families in a crisis to prevent homelessness. There is also funding for Covid-affected families.
Family Self Sufficiency (FSS): This program is for families that are on Section 8, that are looking to become self-sufficient.
Transitional Housing (TRP): This program provides assistance for people who have no fixed address to find permanent housing.
Long Term Homeless Program (LTH): This is a supportive program to the transitional housing program, but to qualify, the individual/family would have to be considered “long term homeless”.
Food Support Outreach (SNAP): Although this program is through the county, we have SNAP specialists here to assist with questions and applications, as well as provide outreach support. (Can we add the screening tool to the website?)
Teen Journey: This is a 16 week referral based syllabus to intervene student behavioral issues including truancy and/or drug/alcohol use. We are currently accepting referrals through Roseau County probation offices and Roseau County Social Services.
Youth Homeless Demonstration Grant (YHDP): This program assists homeless youth ages 18 through 24 with obtaining housing, along with many other incentives.
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