FREE INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE is availalbe for low-to-moderate income residents and senior tax payers. Completed Federal and State returns will be electronically e-filed from one of five locations; rent and property tax refunds can also be completed. Find a location near you - Call for an appointment.

Board of Directors Selects New Executive Director

The Mahube-Otwa Community Action Partnership Board of Directors is pleased to announce the selection of Liz Kuoppala as the new Executive Director of the Agency. Liz will replace Leah Pigatii, who is retiring after 38 years with Mahube-Otwa.  Click here to learn more...

 NEW Head Start ONLINE Application:

Head Start offers day care and preschool services to children ages birth to 5 years. Its easy to apply -- use the new online application.  You can even apply using your smart phone.  

Energy Assistance APPLICATIONS Available NOW:

Applications for Energy Assistance for the upcoming winter season (2016-2017) are now available. Click here to learn more.


Mahube-Otwa is a MNSure partner and assistor agency - providing health insurance outreach, education and application assistance to clients.  Mahube-Otwa's trained assistors can help you 'navigate' through your health inusrance questions; call 847-1385 for additional information.  To learn more about MNSure, visit or call the MNSure Contact Center toll free at 1-855-366-7873.

Telephone Service Discount Programs:

There are several landline and wireless service providers authorized to provide telephone service discounts to income qualifying households. Learn more about telephone service discounts. Telephone discount application (PDF document).

Are you an older Minnesotan interested in living at home as long as you can? Then, Live Well at HomeSM is for you.

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