Struggling to pay your rent? Minnesota Housing Commissioner Jennifer Ho says funding is still available through Rent Help MN and you’re encouraged to apply:

“We are in month 21 of COVID and we know some folks have been hurting the whole time and some folks have had kind of varying levels of employment at different points of time.”

When the program launched the state allocated 450 million dollars and 274 million has been awarded. More than 65,000 applications have been submitted. To see if you are eligible for rental assistance call 211 or visit