我们知道生活是不可预测的. Unexpected costs and needs can cause significant stress and impact your academic success and personal wellbeing. 这就是为什么在贝米吉州立大学, we are working together to provide support to currently enrolled students.
援助可以有多种形式, including emergency appointments and help with communication, 奖助金, 贷款和/或校园和社区资源. Below are some of the resources available on campus and throughout the community. 额外的资源 在校园里也有吗.
如果你需要帮助找到合适的资源, contact Bemidji State’s vice president of student life and success to help you get started:
桥梁福利筛选工具 is a project by Children’s Defense Fund-Minnesota to improve the well-being of families and individuals by linking them to public work support programs and tax credits.
寻找食物援助, help to pay bills and other free or reduced-cost programs, including new programs for the COVID-19 pandemic using findhelp.org.
提前, 以前被称为食品券, helps Minnesotans with low incomes get the food they need for nutritious and well-balanced meals. 如果你被批准申请提前, 你可以在很多商店使用你的福利, 农贸市场和老年人餐饮场所.
贝米吉州立大学 and 明尼苏达州 have partnered with 联合劝募协会211 to establish a statewide basic needs resource hub. 的 basic needs resource hub 提供了 贝米吉州立大学 students access to basic needs resources and support available on campus and in the community via phone, 每周7天，每天24小时都发短信或聊天.
联合劝募协会211 提供了 免费保密 卫生和公共服务信息. 他们一天24小时都在, seven days a week to connect you with the resources and information you need. If you’re looking for information about services available in your community for you or a loved one, 他们可以提供帮助.
文本 MNHELP to 898-211(TXT211) or call 211 (toll free at 1-800-543-7709) to speak with one of their highly trained information and referral specialists. Your call is completely confidential, and they have call menus in English, Spanish and Hmong. Interpreters are also available for any language.
访问211网站 to learn more or to explore resources and support that may be available.
To search the 211 database of basic needs resources online, please visit the 学生基本需要网站.