Child Development
Early Head Start and Head Start Programs
"Strengthening our communities by empowering people to overcome barriers, build connections and improve their quality of life."
Meals on Wheels
Senior Nutrition & Senior Luncheons
Help Support Those in Need
Weatherization
Free energy conservation services for low-income households
Home Repair and Rehabilitation
We will continue to provide services by phone, mail, email and virtually. NMCAA is here for you.
Past Due Rent Payments?
The Eviction Diversion Program can help, call 1-844-900-0500 and press #2
Down Payment Assistance Available
USDA Loan Packaging Program

In alignment with the State of Emergency to contain COVID-19,
NMCAA physical spaces are currently open by appointment only.

NMCAA is here for you. Click here for COVID-19 information and resources.

NMCAA News
NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD ON PROPOSED FY 2021 COMMUNITY SERVICES BLOCK GRANT (CSBG) PLAN The Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency, Inc. will accept public comments as required by the Michigan Department More Articles...
What is NMCAA’s CARES Program? NMCAA received funding from The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to “prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus and impact the coronavirus has on More Articles...
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...
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
August 4, 2020
9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Kirkland Terrace Apartments - 111 S. Simons St., Cadillac
August 4, 2020
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Harborview Apartments - 329 S. Lake St., Cadillac
August 4, 2020
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Zoom
August 5, 2020
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Zoom
August 6, 2020
8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Zoom
August 6, 2020
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Boyne City Senior Center - 411 W. Division, Boyne City
August 6, 2020
10:15 AM to 10:30 AM
Litzenbergers AFC - 829 S. Park St., Boyne City
August 6, 2020
12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
Ellsworth CRC - 9329 Main St., Ellsworth
August 6, 2020
1:15 PM to 1:30 PM
Meadowbrook Apartments - 4541 S. M-88, Bellaire
August 6, 2020
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Zoom
August 7, 2020
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Zoom
August 8, 2020
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Zoom
August 10, 2020
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Mesick Free Methodist - 220 S. Walter St., Mesick
August 10, 2020
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1st Congregational Church - 900 Barber St., Benzonia

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