VEAP, Inc. - Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People
Help Paying for Basic Needs
9600 Aldrich Ave S, Bloomington, MN, 55420-4210
Distance: 1042 Miles
Offers cash or other short term aid to people in a crisis that is affecting their access to basic needs
Emergency assistance can vary based upon eligibility and available funds.
Financial assistance is limited to homeless prevention, and cannot assist financially with deposits for rehousing from homelessness or shelter.
Short term help for basic needs such as food and transportation costs. Referrals for other local resources assisting with:
* Utility costs
* Subsidized housing
* Employment programs
* Pregnancy/baby items
* School supplies
- People with low income
Low-income residents, seniors, and people with disabilities living in Bloomington, Edina, Richfield and part of south Minneapolis (south of 50th Street and west of Cedar Avenue)
Call and ask for Social Services Intake Ext 133. A licensed social worker will return your call. Documentation required depends on service requested.
9:00am - 4:30pm, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
9:00am - 6:30pm, Thursday
Cities of Bloomington, Edina, Richfield and South Minneapolis (South of 50th Street, West of Cedar Avenue)
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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BH-3800.7000Rent Payment Assistance Definition
Programs that make rental payments for people who are at risk of eviction without assistance. Also included are rent supplement programs that provide assistance with ongoing monthly rental costs. Rent payment assistance programs may have age, income, disability, need or other eligibility requirements.
BM-7000.0500Automotive Repair and Maintenance Definition
Programs that pay for or provide maintenance and repair services for people whose automobiles, trucks, trailers or other motorized vehicles are due for regular maintenance or have mechanical or structural problems. Also included are work experience programs that provide automobile repairs for the general public.
BT-8300.1000Bus Fare Definition
Programs that provide cash or tokens for individuals who have no personal means of transportation and are unable to use public transportation (or a taxi service) for necessary local travel without assistance with the fare. Also included are programs that provide bus fare for people who need to travel out of town (e.g., for a funeral) but do not have the means to do so.
BT-8300.2500Gas Money Definition
Programs that provide money or vouchers to purchase gasoline, most frequently for individuals who need their automobile for necessary local or out-of-town travel but cannot afford to run their vehicle without assistance, but occasionally for people driving through the local area who have become stranded.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.