CRC Services

Clothesline Clothing Distribution – A free clothing resource for families and individuals in school districts 832, 624 and 622.  No appointment necessary. Shopping hours Monday through Thursday,  9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m..

Emergency shelter is provided to families in Washington County and suburban Ramsey County residents. We provide off-site shelter in two locations (Hope for the Journey Home in Oakdale, St. Andrew’s Family Shelter in Hugo) with direct and ongoing case management services until stable housing is achieved. Call our help line to schedule an intake appointment: 651.762.9124

Rental assistance is provided to prevent an episode of homelessness for qualified families living in zip codes 55001, 55003, 55016, 55025, 55038, 55042, 55043, 55047, 55055, 55071, 55082, 55083, 55090, 55109, 55110, 55115, 55117, 55119, 55125, 55127, 55128, 55129, 55130. Call to verify qualifications and to schedule an appointment.

Employment mentoring is a three-stage mentoring service for those who are either unemployed or under-employed. Identify your skill sets, receive help writing a resume, getting interviews, and practice interview skills. Call 651.762.9158 to get connected with an employment mentor.

Food Kits. If you have visited your food shelf in the past 30 days and need additional help putting meals on the table, you are welcome to come into the Community Resource Center anytime during business hours. No appointment necessary.

Basic needs items are available to people who are struggling to purchase cleaning supplies, diapers, shampoo, razors, deodorant, and other personal hygiene items. No appointment necessary.

Counseling referrals. Heidi Lender,  Resource Counselor, is available to help members of St. Andrew’s and the community (membership or attendance at St. Andrew’s is NOT required) find appropriate counseling resources. Heidi also provides periodic educational opportunities about mental health issues such as depression, anxiety and coping with stress. Contact Heidi at hlender@saintandrews.org 

Computer access is available for job/housing searches during our business hours. All are welcome.

Connection to other resources is our highest priority if there is a need that we cannot accommodate. Please call for information: 651.762.9124

Spiritual guidance is available for those wanting to meet with a pastor. Either call or come in to arrange a meeting.