Resources

We are committed to providing Brooklyn Park tenants with any resources we are aware of. Please send us any additional resources at assistance@thevillagebp.com

Legal Resources

Home Line MN

Samuel Spaid - Housing Lawyer Research Attorney

612.728.5770 ext 112

Homelinemn.org

Stand Point

Individual Housing Lawyer Resource

612.343.9842

info@standpoint.org

Volunteer Lawyers Network

Individual Housing Lawyer Resource

VLNMN.org

City of Brooklyn Park Contacts

Human Rights Commission

The Human Rights Commission assists the Minnesota Department of Human Rights in implementing state laws against discrimination and advises the City Council on long-range programs to ensure that human service needs are met.

Website

If you feel like you have been discriminated against in Brooklyn Park, please contact Marcellus Davis, Human Rights Commission Staff Liaison, at 763-493-8394 or marcellus.davis@brooklynpark.org to file a complaint.

A Bias Complaint Form (PDF) can also be submitted to the email above or mailed to/dropped off at City Hall (Human Rights Commission, City of Brooklyn Park, 5200 85th Avenue North, Brooklyn Park, MN 55443).

City Council

Email: BPCouncil-MGR@BrooklynPark.Org

Website

Inspections

Use the Business, Housing, and Code Issues form for questions or concerns about city code, permits and licenses, rental and housing, planning and zoning, or other related concerns.

You can also call 763-493-8070 or Web-EHDeptDL@brooklynpark.org.

Financial and Nutrition Support

Homework Starts with Home, NW

Offers resources and supportive services to families experiencing housing instability, if you have a child attending school in Districts 286 or 279.

Osseo Schools: HSWH@district279.org

BC Schools: HSWH@BCCS286.org

U.S. Department of
Housing and Urban Development

  • Subsidized Apartments

  • Public Housing and Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8)

  • HousingLink

  • Other Tenant Resources

hud.gov/states/minnesota/renting

Food Resources

Serenity Shelf 

Curb Side Grocery pick up by appointment only

Every Friday from 10am -2pm

 

If you would like to schedule an appointment to pick up some groceries please visit www.svcc.as.me

 

Once you arrive in our parking lot at your scheduled time, volunteers will load your car up with groceries free of charge!

 

It will likely be enough to share with neighbors. Reach out to assistance@thevillagebp.com if you'd like help distributing extras to the community.

Other food related resources:

https://www.freefood.org/c/mn-brooklyn_park