SENDCAA - Emergency Assistance (Fargo)

Resource Details
Description When funds are available, assistance is provided to eligible individuals and families for the following:
  • Rent - Assistance with past due rent for those who have an eviction notice. 
  • Utilities - Natural gas, electricity, propane, water and sewer services for those who have a disconnect notice. Electric help is only available during certain times and water bill assistance is limited.
  • Air conditioners - Only during the summer months for those with a disability and a medical need.
Does NOT help the general public with mortgages, rent deposits or 1st month's rent, utility deposits, legal fees, late fees, dental, prescription, medical bills, or phone bills.
Defined coverage areas:
North Dakota - Cass County
North Dakota - Ransom County
North Dakota - Richland County
North Dakota - Sargent County
North Dakota - Steele County
North Dakota - Traill County
Physical Address 3233 S University Dr
Fargo ND
58104 United States
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Hours Of Operation Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm
Physical Location Description Corner of University Drive and 32nd Avenue South
Disabilities Access Accessible
Bus Service Access Bus stop with one block
Eligibility Must be a resident of service area and have an eviction for past rent OR disconnect notice for utility assistance.

Assistance is limited once every 2 years (unless extenuating circumstance - such as unexpected medical bills or loss of wages).
Languages Offered English
Program Fees No fees/not applicable
Application Process Evictions - Walk-in to fill out an application. If transportation is a barrier, telephone to have an application mailed or emailed. Utilities Disconnects - Telephone
Normal Wait Times All applications are reviewed weekly on Wednesday morning.
Programs at this agency SENDCAA - Reliance Case Management Program (Fargo)
SENDCAA - Food Programs (Fargo)
SENDCAA - Energy and Rehab Programs
SENDCAA - Energy Share (Fargo)
SENDCAA - Child Care Center (Fargo)
SENDCAA - Home Maintenance (Fargo)
Southeastern North Dakota Community Action Agency (Fargo)
SENDCAA - Financial and Legal Services (Fargo)
SENDCAA - Tenant/Landlord Mediation Services (Fargo)

Contact Information
Mailing Address 3233 S University Dr
Fargo ND
58104 United States
Toll Free Number (800) 726-7960
Fax Number (701) 298-3115
Phone (701) 232-2452
Main Contact Name Mary Anderson
Main Contact Title Self Sufficiency Program Coordinator
Main Contact Email Address