Growing Affordable Inclusive Neighborhoods Program Description
The Olmsted County Growing Affordable Inclusive Neighborhoods (GAIN) program provides a forgivable, 0% interest down payment assistance loan to households in Olmsted County. Completed applications will be processed and reviewed in the order they are received. Assistance through the GAIN program is dependent on the availability of funding.
Empowering Connections and Housing Outreach (ECHO) Center
People struggling with homelessness and other housing needs have another option for help in Olmsted County.
The Housing Stability Team of Olmsted County opened a satellite office called the Empowering Connections and Housing Outreach (ECHO) Center. The office is located at 206 4th Street SE in Rochester, next to the Rochester Community Warming Center.