"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
Home Repair and Rehabilitation
Financial assistance is available to fix your home.
COVID Emergency Rental Assistance (CERA)
Child Development
Early Head Start and Head Start Programs
Help support your community
Meals on Wheels
Senior Nutrition & Senior Luncheons
We are excited to announce that our Super Saturday for 2022 event will be held at a new location! Super Saturday will be held next door toMIWorks in Traverse City off Continue Reading...
Unlock The Conversation  A Virtual Event for Michigan Parents Are you someone who cares for children? Talking about guns can feel daunting and sometimes we're not sure how to address it. This can be Continue Reading...
Starting January 31st our virtual tax prep experts will accept paperwork through upload, email, mail, fax or at one of our drop boxes in Traverse City, Petoskey, Cadillac, Honor and Charlevoix.  WE Continue Reading...
The Laundry Project provides assistance to those families and individuals who have limited funds to have their laundry cleaned. Participating laundromats provides funds during specific days and times to those families Continue Reading...
NMCAA Weatherization Program is seeking mechanical contractors! Please contact Jeremy at 231-346-2189, or jtruog@nmcaa.net  to request information and obtain the RFP packet (request for proposal). Continue Reading...
The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) will administer the COVID Emergency Rental Assistance (CERA) Program through its network of local nonprofit agencies starting March 15, 2021. CERA can provide rental Continue Reading...
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, Continue Reading...
TCF Bank has donated $50,000 to NMCAA's sustain the Individual Development Program (match savings) which provides critical resources to local residents to help realize their dreams of home ownership, advanced education Continue Reading...
Click here for Pre Application for 0-5 Child Development programs  or Click here for Head Start & Early Head Start Programs. Continue Reading...
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 Continue Reading...
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 Continue Reading...
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 Continue Reading...
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 Continue Reading...
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 Continue Reading...
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 Continue Reading...
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, Continue Reading...


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NMCAA Calendar
January 26, 2022
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Virtual Zoom
January 27, 2022
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Virtual Zoom
February 1, 2022
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Virtual Zoom
February 8, 2022
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Virtual Zoom
February 12, 2022
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
1209 S Garfield Ave Suite E, Traverse City, MI 49686
February 12, 2022
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Virtual Zoom
February 15, 2022
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Virtual Zoom

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