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Additionally, PG's Student Assistance Program is a confidential third-party support and counseling service provided by Health Advocate that is available 24/7 and complimentary to all active Purdue University Global students and their dependents. Visit PG Campus's Page on the Student Assistance Program.
United Way 2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember, three-digit number that families and individuals in Minnesota and western Wisconsin (Douglas, Pierce, Polk and St. Croix counties) can call to obtain free and confidential information on health and human services. 2-1-1 call centers are staffed 24/7 by trained Information and Referral Specialists who quickly assess needs and refer callers to the help that they seek.
Medical Assistance (MA) is Minnesota’s Medicaid program for people with low income.
Most people who have MA get health care through health plans. You can choose a health plan from those serving MA members in your county.
Members who do not get health care through a health plan get care on a fee-for-service basis, with providers billing the state directly for services they provide.
MA is Minnesota's largest health care program and serves children and families, pregnant women, adults without children, seniors and people who are blind or have a disability.
MinnesotaCare is a health care program for Minnesotans with low incomes.
Enrollees get health care services through a health plan. You can choose your health plan from those serving MinnesotaCare enrollees in your county.
MinnesotaCare is funded by a state tax on Minnesota hospitals and health care providers, Basic Health Program funding and enrollee premiums and cost sharing.
Minnesota Housing is the state’s housing finance agency. For more than 40 years, we’ve worked to provide access to safe, decent and affordable housing and to build stronger communities across the state.
SNAP, formerly know as Food Stamps, helps Minnesotans with low incomes get the food they need for nutritious and well-balanced meals. The program provides support to help stretch your household food budget. It is not intended to meet all of your household's food needs. It is a supplement.
Is a Nutrition and Breastfeeding program
Helps eligible pregnant women, new mothers, babies and young children eat well, learn about nutrition, and stay healthy.
Provides nutrition education and counseling, nutritious foods, and referrals to health and other social services.
The Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs runs Minnesota's five state Veterans Homes and assists Minnesota's 308,000 Veterans and their dependents to obtain the benefits and services provided by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.
Legal Services State Support (State Support) is a project of the Minnesota Legal Services Coalition (MLSC), a group of seven legal aid programs that help low-income residents with a variety of legal matters. State Support manages this website, ProJusticeMN.org for advocates, and MNLegalAdvice.org, a statewide legal advice website.
State Support's mission is to improve access to justice for all Minnesotans. In working towards that mission, State Support collaborates widely, including with legal services programs, the Minnesota State Law Library, the Minnesota State Bar Association, the Minnesota Judicial Branch, and other partners in the justice community.