Get help

Call 612-879-7624 to connect with the Street Outreach team


Helpful resources to help you stay in your home

For those who are in need of rental assistance, please send an email with your request to

To qualify:

  • You must be a Hennepin County resident
  • Have a household income 30% AMI 

You will be asked to provide proof of income/change in income, lease, ledger/notice from the property owner showing the amount owed, and the W9 for the property.

A prevention case manager will support you with applying for the RentHelpHennepin benefit. 

*Agate does not make the payments and cannot provide a letter of guarantee. 

  • Visit or call 800-292-4150
  • Get help if you have an eviction filed
  • For free legal advice on housing issues visit or call 612-728-5767
  • Visit
  • Get help with:
    • Eviction prevention
    • Emergency housing assistance
    • Landlord/tenant disputes

Visit Hennepin County Emergency General Assistance

  • Get help with emergency assistance
  • Single adults call 612-596-1300
  • It may take up to 30 days to hear back from Hennepin County about emergency assistance

Visit Align Minneapolis

  • Limited funds are available to Minneapolis residents for emergency rental assistance
  • Single adults call 612-204-8273
  • The voicemail line is open for intakes on the 1st of each month

If you are denied emergency general assistance from Hennepin County, are a Hennepin County resident, and in danger of losing your housing:

  • Agate Housing and Services has limited funds available to assist single adults or adult-only households