Check out the new eligibility webinar posted on the Child Development and Care website!

The purpose of this webinar is to help guide those who want to know how to apply for Child Development and Care benefits through the process. It is located on the Child Development and Care website in the Parent Section under Parent Resources (at the bottom of the page).  Below is a direct link.  Please share broadly, as this is a helpful resource for parents, child care providers and...

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Consumers Energy releases “Summer Safety Tips”

Click here for the full News Release.  For more Safety Information, visit the Consumers Energy Safety...

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Double Up Food Bucks featured in recent MDHHS Press Release

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Next MBA/MI Bridges Training Webinar: July 21, 2017 @ 10 am

To see our full training schedule, visit our Events Page.  To learn more about the training content and how to register, visit our Training...

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Help Spread the Word about Meet Up and Eat Up—Michigan’s Summer Food Service Program!

Once school is out, call 2-1-1, text “FOOD” or “COMIDA” to 877-877, or visit www.michigan.gov/meetupeatup to locate sites near you! Operated by the Michigan Department of Education, Meet Up & Eat Up helps connect children in need with free, healthy meals during the summer months.  Click here for a full description of the program and here for promotional materials and ways to get...

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Opportunity to Promote Utility Assistance Options in Your Area

Consumers Energy recognizes that your organization may assist its customers receiving a variety of safety net programs. To complement this work, the company would like to begin dialogue on best approaches (such as the online MBA partner search tool) to guide customers to the MBA network for utility bill assistance, as well as future partnership opportunities. If your organization is interested in...

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Get Your ALICE Facts

ALICE (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed) reports on the number of people who work hard, earn above the federal poverty level, but not enough to afford the basics of food, housing, healthcare, childcare and transportation.  Go to the County Pages in Exhibit I of the ALICE Report to see how many people in your community live below the ALICE...

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MI Bridges Is Available in Spanish!

Click Espanol in the upper right hand corner of the MI Bridges home page to check it...

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CHECK IT OUT: Child Development and Care Program has Free Materials for Distribution!

The Michigan Office of Great Start, Child Development and Care (CDC) program office has launched a marketing and outreach campaign to raise awareness of the availability of funds for child care assistance to families who meet eligibility requirements.  They have a variety of print materials available!! As a partner committed to helping families, they are asking for your assistance in...

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Michigan Agency for Energy: Home heating credits now being processed

Please click here to read the Feb. 1st News Release from the Michigan Agency for Energy. For more information about the Home Heating Credit to share with your clients, click here for a...

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