Resources For Housing

Rice County Housing Resources

Rice County Social Services

Emergency assistance can be used to assist getting into housing or prevent loss of housing if clients meet all the requirements and funding is available.

Email :  Phone 507-332-6115

Community Action Center of Northfield


Phone: 507-664-3550

Three Rivers Community Action

The Family Advocacy Department is able to assist with housing related issues, such as financial assistance for late rent. The deadline for energy assistance has also been extended for families in need of assistance with utility costs

Website:  Phone: 800-277-8418

Rice County HRA


Email:  Phone: 507-333-3787

Minnesota Housing Updates And Resources

Governor Walz Issues Executive Order to Preserve Housing Stability During the

Peacetime State of Emergency

•    The order provides for a temporary suspension of eviction activities for renters and homeowners after foreclosure, allowing households to remain stably housed as they safeguard the health of themselves, their families, and other Minnesotans during this public health emergency.

•    This order requests that lenders suspend foreclosure activities for homeowners during this public health emergency.

COVID-19 Renters - Eviction Flow Chart

COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program

Three Rivers CARES Fund