An Update for our Community

This is certainly a challenging time of uncertainties surrounding COVID-19. Washington County CDA is here for you and we’re committed to fulfilling our promise to build strong communities where everyone has an opportunity to succeed. Please know that we are actively following guidance from the CDC, Minnesota Department of Health, and Washington County Public Health and Environment. The well-being of our residents, clients, communities, and staff is our number one priority.

The CDA is concerned for all our neighbors affected by the COVID-19 virus and is committed to doing our part to slow the spread of the virus, protect the most vulnerable in our communities, and support those who are sick. We are taking steps to protect the safety of all while continuing our services to residents and businesses.

Businesses seeking additional resources during this time please visit

Rental Assistance Participants needing rent change forms please click link below:

For information on tenant concerns of eviction for nonpayment of rents please click link below:

Temporary Suspension of Eviction for Nonpayment of Rent


Residents seeking food assistance can visit these sites:

Forest Lake and Woodbury YMCAs Monday-Friday from 12-2 pm

Eastern Twin Cities Islamic Center in Afton on Wednesdays from 5:30-6:30 pm. Meals are fresh and healthy- including a protein, starch, and a vegetable.Please visit Boxed Meals + Food shelf

Sites are providing minimal contact drive-up, pick-up service.

Promoting health and safety for everyone the CDA is taking multiple steps to minimize health risks. Our office building is closed to the public.  All CDA services will continue to function, but in a different way. For now, please contact us by phone or email.

General information: 651-458-0936
[email protected]

CDA Rental Assistance clients: 651-202-2808
[email protected]

CDA Homeownership clients: 651-202-2822
[email protected]

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