There are several ways to obtain an application for financial assistance. To start, we strongly recommend contacting the Scott County Financial Assistance Unit at 952-445-7751 so we can help you determine the best program for your situation.
As part of the process, you will be screened for potential eligibility. This includes submitting an application, completing an interview, and providing all required verification for a determination of eligibility to be made. More details can be found on our Cash & Food Programs page.
Available application options:
- Visit our office in Shakopee to complete an application (Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm)
- Call the office at 952-445-7751 and one can be mailed to you
- Apply online at MNbenefits.MN.Gov
- Print an application from the MNBenefits site