City of Auburn

Auburn Michigan

Community Help

We have many great resources in our area that can provide services to families to help them get back on their feet.  If you need help, they will do their best to find it for you.

2-1-1 Northeast Michigan call Center

(888) 636-4211 or Dial 211

2-1-1 Northeast Michigan is your free, single connection to the hundreds of health and human services available in your community. You get one-call convenience and advice from a trained specialist who directs you to the resources that will serve you best during your time of need.  

Mid Michigan Community Action Agency 

Administrative Office: (989) 386-3805

Bay County Office: (989) 894-9060

111 Washington Avenue, Bay City, MI 48708

This agency has many programs available to assist those in need, including commodities, financial capability services, veteran support services, and temporary shelter and rent assistance programs. A great second call after 211.

Bay Area Housing

(989) 893-9292

114 Washington Avenue, Bay City, MI 48708

Help with low-income home purchasing, home repairs, etc. 

Disability Services Resource Center

(989) 895-5444

1820 N. Trumbull Drive, Bay City, MI 48708

Help with medical equipment, if you have a prescription.

Disability Network of Mid-Michigan

(989) 835-4041

1705 S. Saginaw Road, Midland, MI 48640

The Disability Network’s mission is to promote and encourage independence for all people with disabilities.

Helen M. Nickless Volunteer Clinic

(989) 895-4830

1460 W. Center Road, Suite 1, Essexville, MI 48732

Offers FREE medical care for Bay County residents (no appointment needed) every Wednesday from 4pm to 6:30pm

Salvation Army

(989) 893-3041

401 10th Street, Bay City, MI 48708

Access Alliance of Michigan

(800) 448-5498

201 Mulholland St, Bay City, MI 48708

Offers referrals for free or low-cost mental health services, even if you don’t have insurance.

 Fresh Aire Samaritan Counseling Center

(989) 835-7511

315 W. Larkin Street, Midland, MI 48640

Find them on Facebook.

This is not a free service, but the agency uses a sliding scale to calculate fees based on your income.

Warm Meals Available in Bay City

Salvation Army

(989) 893-3041

Monday thru Friday, 11am to 1pm, Sunday 12pm to 1pm.

401 10th Street, Bay City, MI 48708

Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church

(989) 893-4444

January – June

Thursdays from 5:30pm to 6:30pm

501 S. Catherine Street, Bay City, MI 48706

Westminister Presbyterian Church 

(989) 686-1360

July – December

Thursdays from 5:30pm to 6:30pm

103 E. Midland Street, Bay City, MI 48706

Trinity Episcopal Church

(989) 892-5813

Sundays from 3pm to 4:30pm

815 N. Grant Street, Bay City, MI 48708