Diversionary Work Program (DWP)

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Education for Justice
COVID-19: There are temporary changes in DWP due to COVID-19. Applicants are being enrolled directly into the MFIP Program. Check the Minnesota Department of Human Services website for details and updates.

Almost all new applicants eligible for the Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) go into the Diversionary Work Program (DWP) for 4 months before they get regular MFIP.