The Government Center East Building is closed for in-person appointments. For the limited situations where it is not possible for a resident to interact with staff via telephone or online, Financial Assistance Services staff are available at the Service Centers.
To apply for Cash, SNAP or Child Care Assistance visit: applymn.dhs.mn.gov.
All Financial Assistance intake interviews will take place over the phone, rather than in-person. After an application is submitted and assigned, your assigned financial worker will call you for your phone interview. Clients can send applications and verifications via email at [email protected], fax to 651-266-3942 or drop them off in the drop box outside of the East Building.
Ramsey County helps people determine if they are eligible and apply for food assistance programs.