Community Support

These resources can help!

 

Grand Ledge Emergency Assistance Program – An all-volunteer organization that assists with utility bills, transportation, food, medical bills and housing needs for families within the Grand Ledge School District. 517-626-0694

Michigan 2-1-1 – Dial 2-1-1 to be connected to the nearest emergency food resource.

Michigan Unemployment Fact Sheet

Economic Impact Payments FAQ      How to get your Stimulus Check 

Auto insurance companies are offering credits      more information on credits

Stay at Home Order  extension   FAQ about State Executive Orders/COVID-19

MI Bridges – apply for benefits, get help with healthcare coverage, food & cash assistance

Information for Michigan WiC Families

Tri-County Office on Aging – connecting seniors and those who care for seniors with a variety of services

Eaton County Wellness Resource Directory — find programs and services to help improve your mental health

Ways to Volunteer — you can make a difference

Household/Food Pantries

  • Ken’s Coat Closet  — most current information — www.facebook.com/kens.coatcloset or email kenscoatcloset@gmail.com
  • Food Pantry listing  — Churches and Community Centers from foodpantries.org
  • GLPS Food ServiceFood pickup for children in need from 10:30 – noon, Tues. & Fri., at Beagle (600 South St., GL).
  • Grand Ledge Seventh Day Adventist Community Service Center … food pantry for families facing a temporary emergency within the Grand Ledge, Eagle, Mulliken, and Wacousta area. 517-627-4348
  • Believers Christian Church Food Pantry … food pantry located in Eagle. 517-622-0719
  • Free Little Food Pantries … help-yourself pantries at both 227 West Jefferson and 402 North Clinton in Grand Ledge, MI 48837

Housing

Employment

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Important Phone Numbers

  • 211 — dial this simple number to get connected to resources
  • COVID-19 Hotline — 1-888-535-6136 (7 days a week from 8am-5pm)
  • Sparrow COVID-19 Hotline 1-877-205-1300 (not for emergencies — use 911)
  • Tri-County Office on Aging — 1-800-405-9141
  • Need help with your GLADL Library Account — 517-622-3550