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Family Support Grant

Organization Name: Department of Human Services
Description: The Family Support Grant provides cash grants to eligible families with children who have been certified disabled. Families may be eligible for up to $3,112.99 per year. The program helps families access disability services and supports, prevents out-of-home placement for children with disabilities, and promotes family health and well-being.

Disabilities Served: Children who have been certified disabled.
Eligibility Criteria: Children are eligible if they: 1. Are under age 21. 2. Live in their biological or adoptive family home. 3. Their family has an annual adjusted gross income of $101,751 or less. 4. Have been certified disabled by Social Security, the State Medical Review Team, or lead agency Rule 185 DD/RC case management. 5. Are not receiving a waiver, the Consumer Support Grant, or Personal Care Assistance.
Areas served: All of Minnesota
Ages Served: Birth to 21
Assistive Technology Assistance Available:
  • AT Funding
  • Families may purchase assistive technology training with their FSG funding.
Financial Assistance Available:
  • Financial Assistance
  • Grants

Contact Information
Website: www.mn.gov/dhs/people-we-serve/people-with-disabilities/services/home-community/programs-and-services/fsg.jsp
Telephone: 1-866-333-2466 (MN Relay 711 or 800-627-3529)

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For listing updates contact:

STAR Program
358 Centennial Office Building
658 Cedar Street
Saint Paul, MN 55155
Phone: 651-201-2640 or toll free 888-234-1267(voice)
MN Relay: 711 or 800-627-3529
Fax: 651-282-6671


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