"Strengthening our communities by empowering people to overcome barriers, build connections and improve their quality of life."
Free energy conservation services for low-income households
Down Payment Assistance Available
Home Repair and Rehabilitation
We will continue to provide services by phone, mail, email and virtually. NMCAA is here for you.
Child Development
Early Head Start and Head Start Programs
Meals on Wheels
Senior Nutrition & Senior Luncheons
USDA Loan Packaging Program
Help Support Those in Need

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In alignment with the State of Emergency to contain COVID-19, NMCAA physical spaces are currently closed to the public.

We will continue to provide services by phone, mail, email and virtually. NMCAA is here for you. Click here for COVID-19 information and resources.

Call now to find out how we can help you file your taxes. Drop off and limited in-person tax appointments available, please call (800) 632-7334 #3.   We are dedicated to assisting our clients and we More Articles...
Are you Homeless?  Call toll free (844) 900-0500. In need of Rental Resources? NMCAA is the Housing Assessment and Resource Agency (HARA) for the 10 county region of northern Michigan (Emmet, Charlevoix, Antrim, Kalkaska, More Articles...
The Michigan Saves IDA Program is a matched savings program for people who want to build financial assets. Act NOW as funds are ending! Applications MUST be submitted with income verification prior More Articles...
Laundry Project has concluded for the 2019/2020 school year.  Thank you for our laundry partners, Traverse City Laundry, Eastfield Laundry, Suttons Bay Laundromat. Thank you to our volunteers and special thank you to Doris Ellery More Articles...
Click here for Pre Application for 0-5 Child Development programs  or Click here for Head Start & Early Head Start Programs. More Articles...
Funding is available in certain counties for homeowners faced with an emergency repair that they cannot afford to fix. Find out more here. If you or someone you know would be needing More Articles...
COVID-19 DONATION CENTER Curbside donations are open 12 noon – 6 pm daily at our Goodwill Northern Michigan Traverse City South Airport Road location, a community donation center for critically-needed supplies during the COVID-19 outbreak. Items are More Articles...
Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency (NMCAA) offers Emergency Utility Assistance as grant funds are available. NMCAA does not currently have funding available for Utility or Heat related assistance. If you are in need More Articles...
Are you expecting or have a child birth to three years? Home Based and Center Based programs available. Call and find out more about Early Head Start. Or are you interested in More Articles...
Your response matters. Health clinics. Fire departments. Schools. Even roads and highways. The census can shape many different aspects of your community. Getting a complete and accurate count in 2020 requires everyone's help. More Articles...
New Homeowner Patty in her Home Stretch Home!
NMCAA Works with Local Partners to Solve Housing Dilemma It is no secret that our beautiful Traverse City Region is suffering from a serious shortage of affordable, adequate housing for low-to-moderate income More Articles...
Wanted: Tax Prep Volunteers
Wanted: Tax Prep Volunteers! Are you friendly, professional and possess a desire to help people? Join our community of Tax Preparer Volunteers! As a VITA IRS Certified Tax Preparer volunteer, you will support More Articles...
Now taking applications for the 2019-2020 school year.  Your family may be eligible for tuition free preschool.  Taking applications for children 3 and 4 years before December 1, 2019.  See flyer More Articles...
The Weatherization Assistance Program is requesting proposals from general contractors for the purpose of performing weatherization work on eligible single-family homes in Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Missaukee, More Articles...
NMCAA Calendar
July 8, 2020
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Kalkaska Senior Center - 330 Coral St., Kalkaska
July 8, 2020
12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
St. Matthew Church - 211 E. Hinman St., Mancelona Mi
July 8, 2020
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
July 9, 2020
9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Pellston Village Hall - 125 N. Milton St., Pellston
July 9, 2020
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Trinity Church - 600 Davison Rd., Petoskey
July 9, 2020
12:30 PM
Riverview Terrace - 11 Bridge St., Petoskey
July 9, 2020
1:00 PM
Harbor Village Apartments - 1401 & 1501 Crestview Dr., Petoskey
July 13, 2020
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1st Congregational Church - 900 Barber St., Benzonia
July 15, 2020
8:00 AM
July 15, 2020
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
July 20, 2020
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
East Bay Township Hall - 1965 Three Mile Rd., Traverse City
July 20, 2020
1:45 PM to 2:15 PM
America Legion - 10283 M-186, Fife Lake
July 21, 2020
9:00 AM to 9:15 AM
Oak Terrace Apartments - 1240 Oak Terrace, Traverse City
July 21, 2020
9:15 AM to 9:30 PM
Aspen Apartments - 1291 Oak Terrace, Traverse City

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