Ridgewater College does Not have any on campus housing. Help is available.
United Community Action Partnership (UCAP) Emergency Shelter
When people have no place to go, UCAP can offer limited motel stays as a short-term solution while working with people to come up with a plan for long-term housing stability. Part of the plan may include employment and housing searches, connections to mainstream resources, and short to medium-term rental assistance.
United Community Action Partnership (UCAP) Rental and Mortgage Assistance
United Community Action Partnership staff help people find affordable housing, connect people to job resources, and work with people to plan for stable long-term housing.
Salvation Army Eviction Prevention Program
Salvation Army will distribute emergency assistance to help families stay in their homes and/ or obtain suitable housing.
Contact Ron Felt (320-235-2033)
Safe Avenues Shelter and Safe Hotels Program
Safe Avenues’ Shelter and Safe Hotel Program provides emergency residential shelter services to men, women, and their children who are in immediate danger of violence.
Call (800) 792-4210
Kandiyohi County HRA
The Kandiyohi County Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) creates affordable housing opportunities and strengthens neighborhoods to sustainably achieve a quality living environment for all.
Call (320) 235-8637
2200 NE 23rd Street, Suite 2090
Local Apartment Contact Information
Energy Assistance Program
Minnesota’s Energy Assistance Program has funds to help pay energy bills. Households have until July 1 to apply. For more information, click the links below.
Commerce – Consumer Alert COVID-19 Energy Assistance Program [PDF]
EAP facts during COVID-19
EAP Flyer, April 2020 (English)
EAP Flyer, April 2020 (Hmong)
EAP Flyer, April 2020 (Somali)
EAP Flyer, April 2020 (Spanish)