The purpose of this event is make Energy Assistance Applications available to Minneapolis veterans in need of Energy Assistance Program resources and to increase their awareness of local community resources. This event will feature Energy Assistance Application Resource Assistance for veterans. Representatives from utility providers, Center Point and XCEL Energy, will be onsite to offer informational resources for light and/ or gas bill payment issues or concerns. The following additional community resources will also be available for Minneapolis veterans: Housing and Legal Resource Assistance, Employment and Re-Training Resources, Representation from AMICUS, Supplemental Food and Nutrition Program information and application assistance for income eligible families, information about connecting to Minnesota Library Services; information about PICA HEAD START Early Childhood Education Services, Bridge to Benefits resource information for Minnesota, resource connections to the North Point Health and Wellness MAN Clinic and much more.
There will be a Free Community Lunch for Veterans from 12:00 noon until 2:00 pm; complete with surprise goodies and giveaways.
This event is sponsored by Community Action of Minneapolis Energy Services Outreach, Center Point Energy, XCEL Energy and the Phillips West Neighborhood Organization.
For more information contact Cheryl @campls.org. or call 612.767. 1734.