Economic Assistance

Economic Assistance (EA) provides programs and quality services that support dignity and self-sufficiency.

Where to Get Help


  • Call the EZ Info Line at 763-422-7200 for information about programs and how to apply. If you call during office hours, you can also use the EZ info line to request an application or speak to a customer service representative. If you want to apply in person, we see new clients during our intake hours, which are between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., Monday through Friday.
  • Minnesota Child Support Online - For those already participating in child support, the State of Minnesota has a secure interactive web site with direct access to case information.
  • Minnesota Department of Human Services Fraud Hotline - 651-431-3968 or toll-free 800-627-9977.

Available Programs