FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE RESOURCES
We understand it can be difficult to pay for your home heating expenses. Unexpected events and expenses arise. Times can be tight. Below are some resources for financial assistance you can utilize.
State of Michigan
For qualifying individuals, the State of MI offers various programs to assist with home heating expenses. To better know all these options, you can call 2-1-1, or visit http://mi211.org, available 24/7, 365 days a year. They're purpose is to connect you with local community-based organizations, serving all Michigan residents. You can also contact your county DHS office directly to see if you qualify for assistance.
Roscommon County DHS: 989-366-2300 (Now in Houghton Lake) Crawford Country DHS: 989-348-7691
Catholic Services & Salvation Army
The Father Fred Foundation out of Traverse City and The Salvation Army (Roscommon) also offer home heating assistance to qualifying individuals.
TrueNorth Community Services
Offering Utilities assistance to qualifying individuals. Learn more at http://www.truenorthservices.org/