BASIC NEEDS SUPPORT provides help to parents with food, employment, shelter, and various other basic needs.

211 is a vital service that connects millions of people to help every year. To get expert, caring help, simply call 211 or go to

Food Distribution Information

Help parents access free food distribution locations

MI Bridges

Help connect parents with food support, video provided on accessing food support in Michigan

United Way - Michigan

Help support families with healthcare, childcare, utilities, and food

Children's Special Health Care Family Center & Family Phone Line 800-359-3722
The Family Center offers emotional support, information, and connections to community-based resources to families of children and youth with special health care needs

Homelessness Resources (Statewide Google Maps Search)

Google Search of Homeless Shelters in Michigan and other resources


MI Locator helps connect parents with job support and other resources

MI Works helps find jobs and develop employment skills

Michigan School Counselor Association logo
Michigan Association of School Psychologists logo
Michigan Association of School Social Workers logo
Michigan Department of Health and Human Services logo
Michigan Department of Education logo

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