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  • At Michigan 2-1-1, we stand as a beacon of hope for those navigating through life’s toughest challenges. Every day, we witness the impact of housing instability, utility uncertainties, and food insecurity on our most vulnerable populations. Our mission is rooted in the belief that everyone deserves access to the basic necessities of life, and it… Read More

    Fall In Love with 2-1-1
  • Michiganders are all too familiar with the bitter, unrelenting cold that comes during the winter months. While it surely takes serious mental and emotional preparation to acclimate to the changing temperatures, it also takes other considerations, such as winterizing your home, to ensure minimal risk of weather-related damages until the thaw of spring.  Michigan 2-1-1… Read More

    Winter Preparation Tips
  • Over the past several decades, significant research has documented that our environment and our living conditions influence our health more than the medical care we receive. Experts estimate that as much as 80% of the modifiable factors that determine an individual’s health are separate from health care, including the following Social Determinants of Health (SDOH):… Read More

    Healthy Communities Start with Access to Healthy Resources
  • Like every state, Michigan is often faced with a range of natural and unnatural disasters that impact the lives of its population. From winter storms to major flooding to public health crises, many Michiganders have been faced with situations they may never have thought they would be in, with the unnerving question of, “What do… Read More

    Community Resources for Flooding Disaster Recovery, Winter Storms and More