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Minnesota Valley Action Council COVID-19 Update


MVAC has temporarily closed all offices to the public.  Call your county office for assistance. We are still working and will assist you over the phone, by email, etc.  Direct contact is no longer taking place for everyone’s safety. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.

Rent or Mortgage Assistance:

If you are currently behind on rent or mortgage payments and need assistance please click here to apply for the COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program.

or call 1-800-543-7709 or text “MNRENT” or “MNHOME” to 898-211

AGAIN Thrift and More and our New Ulm Thrift Store

AGAIN Thrift and More is open!  No donations available on Sundays and the Sunday Half Price clothing sale is suspended until further notice.

The New Ulm Thrift Store opening: NEW TEMPORARY HOURS: Monday – Saturday: 10am- 5pm; Sunday noon – 4

ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM applications are available here for the October 1, 2020 – September 31, 2021 season. Please remember our offices are closed to the public.