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Vehicle Repair Program

Vehicle Repair

CAP-HC's Vehicle Repair Program focuses on assisting residents of Hennepin County in overcoming transportation barriers. The program addresses the high cost of vehicle repairs by providing income-eligible clients (see chart below) with financial assistance toward auto repairs to ensure their vehicle is safe and reliable. 

If you have specific questions about the program, please email us at

Eligibility Information

Eligibility: 200% of the Federal Poverty Income Guideline

Household Size Monthly Annual
1 $2,127 $25,520
2 $2,873 $34,480
3 $3,620 $43,440
4 $4,367 $52,400
5 $5,113 $61,360
6 $5,860 $70,320
7 $6,606 $79,280
8 $7,353 $88,240

Currently Accepting Applications for Those Experiencing a COVID-Related Financial Hardship

If you would like to apply, please provide the following documents and application in an email to You can also drop your documents and application at the St. Louis Park office.

Required documents at the time of intake

  • Copy of your valid driver's license.
  • Copy of your insurance card or proof of current insurance coverage on the vehicle in need of repair.
  • Copy of the car title, or other proof of ownership (tab payment receipt, sale/purchase agreement).
  • Documentation of current income. Please provide one of the items listed below if you are:
    • Currently employed:
      • Tax returns from the previous year
      • Pay stubs for all checks received during the prior month
    • Currently receiving assistance:
      • Award letter for benefits you are receiving
      • Letter from the government stating the amount of assistance
    • Not currently employed or receiving assistance:
      • Verification of zero income form
  • Documentation of current address (copy of a bill, bank statement, etc.)
  • Documentation of number of household members (tax return, rental agreement, etc.)

If you have questions relating to the documents required to apply for the vehicle repair program, please call Cassi Reissmann at 952-697-1349 or email us at

Applications will be considered if they are submitted with all required documentation and a completed application.

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