Financial Assistance


The Financial Assistance Unit determines initial and ongoing eligibility for the Health Care, Cash, Food Support and Emergency Assistance Programs.

Cash, Medical & Food Support Programs

MFIP (Minnesota Family Investment Program) / Child Care Assistance

Family Medical & Food Support

  • Family medical assistance and/or food support cases.

Adult Financial & Medical 

  • Financial programs for persons 18 years of age or older with no minor children in the household.

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Equal Access

Benton County Human Services provides equal access to programs and services without regard to: 

  • Age
  • Color
  • Creed
  • Disability
  • Gender
  • Marital Status
  • National Origin
  • Public Assistance Status
  • Race
  • Religion
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Sexual Preference