Financial Assistance Resources

Financial Assistance

Lakes and Pines CAC, Inc: Lakes and Pines is a 501(c)3 organization; a charitable, educational, private, non-profit corporation serving Pine County residents. Please check out their website or call them for a list of their programs or services they can assist you with.  They help residents with a variety of programs, including but not limited to: SNAP, Medical, Social Security, Housing, Homelessness, etc. Please chck out their Website: https://www.lakesandpines.org/ or call Toll Free: (800)832-6082

A Place For You Homeless Shelter: APFY is is a transitional shelter for homeless adult men and homeless adult women that serves as a safe place for people in distress. A Place For You provides for basic needs and offers resources to provide life-changing alternatives while respecting the inherent goodness and dignity of each individual. Website: http://www.apfy.org or Phone: 320-438-7070

Ruby’s Pop-Up Pantry: Ruby's Pantry is for anyone that is looking to extend their monthly grocery budget. For a $20 bundle donation, you will receive an abundance of groceries. Address: Pine City National Guard Armory 1305 Main St S, Pine City, MN 55063.  Distribution dates: 4th Thursday of the Month. Registration begins at 4:30 PM. Food bundles available 5:00-6:30 PM. Website: https://www.rubyspantry.org/find-location?location=

Pine County Veteran's Services: Pine County Veteran's Services is a great resource if you/or someone you know is a Veteran. We encourage you to check out their page as listed below or contact them directly for additional support, resources, and services. Website: https://www.co.pine.mn.us/departments/veterans/index.php or Phone 320-216-4100.

Deaf or Hard of Hearing Resource: If you and/or someone you know is deaf or hard of hearing please check out this additional resource page for freelancers to assist with communicating to our agency https://mn.gov/deaf-hard-of-hearing/communication-access/interpreter/find/freelancers.jsp

Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe: The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe is a federally recognized tribe and reservation in Pine County.  Mille Lacs Band Members are encouraged to check out the following website for more information and resources:  https://millelacsband.com/

Senior Linkeage Line:
Seniors can call the Senior LinkAge Line at 800-333-2433 or email senior.linkage@state.mn.us or by visiting their website http://www.seniorlinkageline.com for additional resources.

Disability HUB MN (formally the Disability Linkage Line):
People with disabilities can call the Disability HUB MN (formally the Disability Linkage Line) at 866-333-2466 or by visiting their website http://www.disabilityhubmn.org/ for additional resources.

Pine County Operation Community Connect: Each Year around October the Pine County Financial Assistance Unit and others participate in the Pine County OCC, which is a FREE event to provide resources to the community. It has historically been held in central Pine County (Hinckley) for the last several years. Please watch our main page for more information close to that date.