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Tri-Valley Opportunity Council, Inc.

Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program (FHPAP)

Crookston Administrative Office

102 N Broadway, Crookston, MN, 56716

Distance: 1489 Miles

(218) 281-5832


Service Details


The Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program (FHPAP) helps low-income families with or without children, unaccompanied youth and single adults who are homeless or are about to become homeless.

Resources and money help with:
* Preventing homelessness
* Getting back into housing right away
* Staying in housing

Assistance usually takes the form of short-term help with rent. It may also help with utility costs. Payments may help to prevent foreclosure or eviction.

Additional Information

Provides direct financial services to people facing:
* Rent eviction
* Foreclosure (Mortgage payment assistance)
* Utility disconnection
* Security deposits
* First month's rent
* Rent subsidies


  • Organization Type
    • Community Action Partnership 
  • Specialization
    • Homeless 
    • People with low income 


Recipients are households at or below 200% Federal Poverty Guidelines and the household must be experiencing a housing crisis and a need for assistance.

Housing assistance and services may vary by region or agency. There are FHPAP programs in all Minnesota counties and six of the northern tribal nations including Red Lake, White Earth, Fond Du Lac, Bois Forte, Mille Lacs and Leech Lake.

Additional eligibility criteria may apply.

Serves families, singles and youth

Application Instructions

Apply in person or over the phone by appointment.

To make an appointment to apply, call (800) 201-3475

In-Person applications can be done at the East Grand Forks or Crookston offices.

Area Served

West Polk, West Marshall and Norman counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 281-5832
Toll Free (800) 584-7020

Last Update


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