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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 towards auto repairs to ensure their vehicle is safe and reliable. 

Please note:

The wait list for our Vehicle Repair Program is currently paused and not accepting applications at this time. 

If you have specific questions about the program, please reach out to

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

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

If you have eligibility questions relating to the vehicle repair program, please call Cassandra Reissmann at 952-697-1349 or email us at

To download a program application, click here. Applications are accepted on a first come, first serve basis.


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