Flint/Genesee County COC

Flint/Genesee County COC A community working together to achieve access to safe and affordable housing for all residents of Genesee County.
The Flint/Genesee County Continuum of Care (COC) is a federally mandated body of homeless service providers. The COC works in partnership with the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) and the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) towards the common goal to end homelessness in the United States within 10 years. Each year the Flint/Genesee County COC applies for funding to support local efforts to prevent and end homelessness.

Operating as usual

06/17/2020
Michigan State Police

Michigan State Police

The live stream will begin at 10:55 a.m. and the press conference will start at 11 a.m.

Catholic Charities Shiawassee and Genesee Counties
06/16/2020

Catholic Charities Shiawassee and Genesee Counties

Come down and see us today! Everyone is welcome!

Free COVID-19 testing site coming to Mott Community College in Flint
06/11/2020
Free COVID-19 testing site coming to Mott Community College in Flint

Free COVID-19 testing site coming to Mott Community College in Flint

LANSING, Mich. -The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and Kroger Health are opening a free COVID-19 testing site at Mott Community College in Flint to improve access to testing in Genesee County. The testing location is moving from Grand Blanc High School to the college in Fli...

06/11/2020
Michelle
06/11/2020

Michelle

Lots of great produce, meat and dairy!!! Come get it before its gone.

Genesee County, Michigan
06/11/2020

Genesee County, Michigan

🚨Attention Genesee County Residents🚨

Many County offices will begin to reopen to the public on Monday, June 15th with reduced hours. Please make sure to read these new guidelines set in place for visitors.

We urge everyone to call ahead to the department you’re trying to reach, as some offices are implementing their own in-person protocols that may be different than the ones listed below.

As always, online services are available for you to access at home. Visit our website at www.gc4me.com for more information.

We appreciate your patience and understanding.

Legal Services of Eastern Michigan
06/03/2020
Legal Services of Eastern Michigan

Legal Services of Eastern Michigan

“Having an attorney makes a huge difference to the ability of low-income tenants to keep their homes, but in the US people do not have an automatic right to a lawyer in civil cases. That's why legal aid programs are so vital to securing justice for all.”

Metro Community Development
06/03/2020

Metro Community Development

The challenging times we are facing reinforces the critical importance of completing the #2020Census. Every person counted means more funding for public health, disease prevention, senior citizen programs, public safety, emergency services and more for Michigan residents. #CountMeIn #BeCounted Please visit link below for more information on how to be counted. https://www.facebook.com/MiCensus

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
06/03/2020

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

In response to the COVID-19 emergency, additional food assistance benefits have been extended through May. Households eligible for food assistance will receive additional benefits in May to bring all current SNAP cases to the maximum monthly allowance for their household size (see chart below).

The additional benefits will be added to Bridge Cards starting this week and should be added to all cards by May 31. Learn more at https://bit.ly/3d4SuON.

Abc12: First In-Depth Everywhere Wjrt-Tv
06/01/2020
Abc12: First In-Depth Everywhere Wjrt-Tv

Abc12: First In-Depth Everywhere Wjrt-Tv

Massive crowds, forming once again and once again calling for justice in the death of George Floyd. Yet the scene in Flint remained peaceful with help from police, eager to listen.

06/01/2020
Michigan State Police

Michigan State Police

The live stream will begin at 2:55 p.m. and the press conference will begin at 3 p.m.

05/29/2020
Mid-Michigan NOW

Mid-Michigan NOW

LIVE: Governor Gretchen Whitmer holds a news conference in Lansing regarding the coronavirus.

Facebook LIVE courtesy of Tri-County Equipment.

The Mass Transportation Authority in Flint is offering rides to the free tests this weekend or any of Genesee County's 1...
05/29/2020

The Mass Transportation Authority in Flint is offering rides to the free tests this weekend or any of Genesee County's 14 other coronavirus testing sites through the Your Ride program. 👍

In a partnership between the Genesee County Health Department, the City of Flint, and the State of Michigan, FREE Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing will be offered this weekend at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Flint.
* No doctor's note or appointment will be needed

Please fill out the registration form prior to arriving at the testing site
** Health Department staff will have these forms available, as needed

Visit our testing page for further details and the registration form at www.gchd.us/covid19testing/

Healthy Flint Research Coordinating Center
05/28/2020

Healthy Flint Research Coordinating Center

05/27/2020
Mid-Michigan NOW

Mid-Michigan NOW

Calls for housing help have skyrocketed during #COVID19.

Here's what to do if you can't pay your mortgage:

STORY via Kristen Lowe

MORE INFO: https://bit.ly/2A7Ly4W

Thank you Genesee Health System for testing at our shelters & ALL of the work you are doing in the community!We are all ...
05/21/2020

Thank you Genesee Health System for testing at our shelters & ALL of the work you are doing in the community!

We are all in this together indeed 💜

#mobiletesting #COVIDtesting #coronavirus #community #outreach #doingMIpart #inthistogether #GHSCares #CoC

We've been getting a lot of calls inquiring about coronavirus testing. We are providing mobile testing in the community [by appointment only] at homeless shelters, group homes, and residential homes. These sites are our current areas of focus based upon MDHHS's priority list.

So far, our team of GHS and GCHC staff have been to 17 locations, and have tested 195 individuals.

Visit our webpage to find additional information, including the Michigan Coronavirus Hotline and the COVID-19 Test Finder, at www.genhs.org/Coronavirus, or call us at 810-257-3777 with any questions.

We are in this together!

#mobiletesting #COVIDtesting #coronavirus #community #outreach #doingMIpart #inthistogether #GHSCares

05/18/2020
Census 2020: Mission Possible

Census 2020: Mission Possible

Genesee Health Plan challenges you to accept the mission of completing your 2020 Census online, from your cell phone or by mail. The 2020 Census helps determ...

United Way of Genesee County
05/18/2020

United Way of Genesee County

Today at 11:00am for those in need.

Genesee County Community Action Resource Department
05/18/2020

Genesee County Community Action Resource Department

The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) is a federal program that helps supplement the diets of low-income Americans, including elderly people, by providing them with emergency food assistance at no cost. Through TEFAP, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) purchases a variety of nutritious, high-quality USDA Foods, and makes those foods available to State Distributing Agencies, including our organization. Visit our distribution center at 2727 Lippincott Blvd. or call (810) 789-3746 to see if you qualify.

Check out this fact sheet for additional information:https://fns-prod.azureedge.net/sites/default/files/resource-files/tefap-program-fact-sheet-2019_1.6.20.pdf

Michigan Census
05/14/2020

Michigan Census

Michigan is now tied with Nebraska for the fourth-highest response rate in the nation, with 65.2% of the population reporting. The more Michiganders counted, the more our communities are assured of receiving critical funding for essential services.

Have you completed the 2020 census? If yes, please encourage your family, friends and neighbors to do so also.

If no, take less than 10 minutes today and complete it online (my2020census.gov), by phone (844-330-2020) or by mail.

#2020census #BeCounted #CountMeIn

Food & Fun Boxes available @ Sylvester Broome Empowerment Village every Thursday 4 pm- 5 pm. 🍎Address: 4119 N. Saginaw S...
05/11/2020

Food & Fun Boxes available @ Sylvester Broome Empowerment Village every Thursday 4 pm- 5 pm. 🍎
Address: 4119 N. Saginaw St. Flint, MI 48505

#Flint #GeneseeCounty #HomelessResource #ContinuumofCare #Covid19Resource

The Power Initiative
05/08/2020

The Power Initiative

The Genesee County Metropolitan Community Planning Commission is working to determine the best uses for emergency CDBG and ESG funds. Give your input on what some of the specific needs are and what people are already doing to respond to COVID-19 by visiting the link below no later than 5/11/20.
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FDS38C9

Please note, the survey is geared toward service providers. You may not have an answer for each question, but your perspective of what the community needs is still valuable.

#GeneseeCounty Corona Virus Testing SitesPlease view screening procedures for each location#GeneseeCounty #CoC #Flint #B...
05/04/2020

#GeneseeCounty Corona Virus Testing Sites
Please view screening procedures for each location
#GeneseeCounty #CoC #Flint #Burton #CoronaVirusTesting

Genesee County Health Department
05/04/2020

Genesee County Health Department

Information on current COVID-19 Testing Locations in Genesee County is available on our website at https://gchd.us/covid19testing/. Information is updated as received. Prescreening, appointments and doctor orders may be required.

Flint Downtown Development Authority
05/03/2020

Flint Downtown Development Authority

Do you know families who are struggling with food insecurity during the shutdown? Please share this with them.

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
04/30/2020

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

Michigan has expanded its COVID-19 testing capacity so more people can get tested. If you have COVID-19 symptoms, call a healthcare provider or contact a testing site near you. Testing site numbers and locations can be found at Michigan.gov/CoronavirusTest.

Michigan Advocacy Program
04/28/2020

Michigan Advocacy Program

Info on your rights as a subsidized housing tenant during Michigan's COVID-19 crisis

Address

503 S. Saginaw Street
Flint, MI
48502

General information

Continuum of Care

Opening Hours

Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00

Telephone

(810) 767-4622

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Continuum of Care

The Flint/Genesee County Continuum of Care

(COC) is a federally mandated body of homeless

service providers. The COC works in partnership

with the Michigan State Housing Development

Authority (MSHDA) and the United States

Department of Housing and Urban Development

(HUD) towards the common goal to end

homelessness in the United States within 10

years. Each year the Flint/Genesee County COC

applies for funding to support local efforts to

prevent and end homelessness.

Metro Community Development is the lead coordinating agency

Nearby government services


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Over 60 volunteers are needed to canvass the city and count/survey people living on the streets. A few hours of your time can make a big impact in your community! Volunteers are needed for January 28th at 9pm until 1am. Volunteers are also needed during the day on January 29th from 11:15 am until 2 pm and 4:30 pm until 6 pm. All volunteers are required to complete online training. You will be assigned to a team with at least one experienced member. To register as a volunteer, visit https://www.geneseeserves.org/need/detail/?need_id=486530