The Family Advocacy Department is able to assist with housing related issues, such as financial assistance for late rent. The deadline for energy assistance has also been extended for families in need of assistance with utility costs
Governor Walz Issues Executive Order to Preserve Housing Stability During the
Peacetime State of Emergency
• The order provides for a temporary suspension of eviction activities for renters and homeowners after foreclosure, allowing households to remain stably housed as they safeguard the health of themselves, their families, and other Minnesotans during this public health emergency.
• This order requests that lenders suspend foreclosure activities for homeowners during this public health emergency.