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Information on the Family Independence Program, State Disability Assistance, SSI, Refugee, and other cash assistance.
Child Care Assistance
Children's Special Health Care Services
Information on assistance with home repairs, heat and utility bills, relocation, home ownership, burials, home energy, and eligibility requirements.
Information on the Food Assistance Program, eligibility requirements, and other food resources.
Health Care Coverage
Help from Other Programs
Information about the health care programs available through Medicaid and how to qualify.
Migrant Services
Housing and Homeless Services
A federal program which helps persons admitted into the U.S. as refugees to become self-sufficient after their arrival.
Universal Caseload Action Plan
Michigan's Women, Infants & Children program, providing supplemental nutrition, breastfeeding information, and other resources for healthy mothers & babies.