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Macomb Community Action
21885 Dunham Road, Suite 10, Clinton Township, MI 48036
(586) 469-6999

Community Action Centers

Macomb Community Action has three Community Action Centers. The Community Action Centers offer support services to income eligible families, individuals, senior citizens and disabled persons with the goal of improved self-sufficiency. The Community Action Centers also serve as an intake point for other Macomb Community Action services. The Community Action Centers provide information and referrals for many human service needs.

If you have general questions regarding the Community Action Centers call 586-469-5222. If you are seeking assistance, contact the Community Action Center in your area.

 

Emergency Assistance: Utility Help

Income eligible Macomb County residents facing utility shut off may be assisted in resolving their emergency. Utility assistance may be available for electric service, natural gas service, and water service. Assistance with deliverable fuels used to heat the home such as home heating oil, propane, wood may also be available. Eligibility and guidelines will vary based on available programs.

Macomb County residents seeking utility assistance are seen by appointment only at the Community Action Center offices. Documentation for program eligibility is required. Contact your Community Action Center for more information about utility assistance.

Emergency Assistance: Rent/Mortgage Help

Income eligible Macomb County residents facing eviction or foreclosure may be assisted in resolving their housing emergency. Eligibility and guidelines will vary based on available programs.

Macomb County residents seeking rent/mortgage assistance are seen by appointment only at the Community Action Center offices. Documentation for program eligibility is required. Contact your Community Action Center for more information about rent/mortgage assistance.

Tax Preparation

Income eligible Macomb County residents may be assisted with free income tax preparation and filing. MCA’s Community Action Centers are IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites. Macomb County residents seeking tax preparation assistance are seen by appointment only at the Community Action Center offices. Documentation for program eligibility is required. Contact your Community Action Center for more information about tax preparation assistance.

Supplemental Food Programs Registration

The Community Action Centers register eligible Macomb County residents for two supplemental food programs to help households stretch their food budgets. Registration is available for:

  • Commodity food/TEFAP(The Emergency Food Assistance Program)* See if you qualify.
  • Focus: HOPE food for seniors (CSFP - Commodity Supplemental Food Program)

Contact your Community Action Center for more information about supplemental food programs.

Transportation for Medical Appointments

The Community Action Centers complete applications for MCA’s Transportation program. Macomb County residents applying for Transportation services are seen by appointment only at the Community Action Center offices. Documentation for program eligibility is required.

Weatherization Program Registration

The Community Action Centers complete applications for MCA’s Home Preservation/Energy Weatherization program. Macomb County residents applying for the Weatherization program are seen by appointment only at the Community Action Center offices. Documentation for program eligibility is required.

Community Action Center Locations

If you live in the Central Macomb area:

Including Chesterfield Township (south of 23 Mile Road), Clinton Township, Fraser, Harrison Township, Macomb Township (south of 23 Mile Road), Mount Clemens, New Baltimore (south of 23 Mile Road), Shelby Township (south of 23 Mile Road), St. Clair Shores, Sterling Heights, or Utica.

Contact the Central Action Center:
196 N. Rose Street
Mount Clemens, MI 48043
586-469-6964

If you live in the Southern Macomb area:
Roseville, Center Line, Eastpointe, or Warren.

Contact the South Action Center:
11370 Hupp
Warren, MI 48089
586-759-9150

If you live in the Northern Macomb area:

Including Armada, Bruce Township, Chesterfield Township (north of 23 Mile Road), Lenox, Macomb Township (north of 23 Mile Road), Memphis, New Baltimore (north of 23 Mile Road), New Haven, Ray, Richmond, Romeo, Shelby Township (north of 23 Mile Road), or Washington Township.

Contact the North Action Center:
30375 Clark Street
New Haven, MI 48048
586-749-5146

The North Action Center is open for a limited number of days per week. The North Action Center office is located inside the New Haven Community Schools Administration Building inside door 19.

TDD (for all Centers): 586-469-5962

Email: mca@macombgov.org
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In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, 
color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.  

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: 

(1)    mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture 
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 
1400 Independence Avenue, SW 
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; 

(2)     fax: (202) 690-7442; or 

(3)     email: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.