Emergency & Basic Needs

Advocacy Services

  • Evaluating clients’ eligibility for entitlement programs including ACA healthcare coverage, Medicaid, and SNAP assistance
  • Providing assistance with applications for entitlement programs and medication assistance
  • Connecting clients with other resources and organizations in the community that can provide assistance
  • Call 734-484-2989 to arrange an appointment

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Baby Care

  • Providing emergency diapers, wipes, baby food, and formula as available
  • Located in the Hope Center building, 518 Harriet St., Ypsilanti
  • Walk-in Thursdays from 2:00 – 4:00 pm—no appointment necessary

Care and Share Closet

  • Providing personal care items and household cleaning supplies
  • Located in the Hope Center building, 518 Harriet St., Ypsilanti
  • Care and Share items may be obtained during a food bank appointment or on a walk-in basis in emergency situations

Financial Assistance

  • Providing limited financial help for prescription co-pays, transportation to medical appointments, or help with other emergency financial needs
  • Call 734-484-2989 to arrange an appointment

Wash With Care

  • Providing a place for families and individuals to do their laundry
  • Located in the Hope Center building, 518 Harriet St., Ypsilanti
  • Call 734-961-3124 Friday mornings at 9:30 am for an appointment the following week—slots fill up quickly!