Emergency Services

Overview

Community Action's Emergency Services Program provides assistance for relocation, home ownership services, heat and utilities, and referrals for household contents or needs. Check with your local CAA to see what programs are available in your community.

Who Is Eligible?

In most cases, eligibility is determined by declaration of need, decision notice from the Department of Human Services (DHS), a shut-off notice and/or household income.

Additional Program Information

Assistance varies according to need. Community Action can help with:

  • Homeless Prevention and  Relocation 
  • Assistance with water, electric and fuel delivery

For more information contact your local Community Action Agency office

Jackson: Laura Reaume, lreaume@caajlh.org  517-784-4800 or 800-491-0004
Hillsdale County: Maxine Vanlerberg, mvanlerberg@caajlh.org 517-437-3346 or 800-750-9300
Lenawee County: Burt Fenby, bfenby@caajlh.org  517-263-7861 or 800-438-1845