Emergency Programs

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Emergency Programs

Emergency Assistance
Emergency Assistance (EA) provides emergency help for Minnesota families with dependent children under age 21. The emergency must threaten the health and safety of a child, such as eviction or utility shutoff. You can receive EA only once in 18 months.

Emergency General Assistance
Emergency General Assistance (EGA) provides help to people without children who face an emergency situation that threatens the person’s health and / or safety, such as eviction or utility shutoff. You can receive EGA only once in 12 months.

Contact

Human Services
Phone: Toll Free:1-888-350-0241 Fergus Falls:218-998-8150 New York Mills:218-385-5450 Child Support/Courthouse:218-998-8640
Mailing: Otter Tail County Department of Human Services, 530 West Fir Avenue, Fergus Falls, MN, USA

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