Community Resources

Medical & Dental

Cherry Street Health
Services: Medical, Dental, Counseling

Clinica Santa Maria
Services: Medical, all staff are bilingual

GRCC Dental Clinic
Services: Dental

Baxter Community Center
Services: Medical and Dental

Network 180
Services: Triage and Crisis Services, Mental Illness and Substance Abuse Treatment

Food & Nutrition

Meet Up and Eat Up Site Locator
Summer food services programs in the area

MI Bridges
Food Assistance and other benefits

Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children


Baxter Community Center
Services: Medical, Dental, Child Development, Mentoring, Community Services and Classes

Covenant House
Services: Support for homeless youth (shelter, medical services, job training, and more)

Grand Rapids Pride Center
Services: Social and support groups for LGBTQ+ youth and parents, directory of other services (legal, health care, mental health services)

Hispanic Center of Western Michigan 
Services: Translation and Interpretation, Workforce Development, Youth and Education Services, Basic Needs

Heart of West MI United Way – 211
Services: Dial 2-1-1 to be connected with services, including food, shelter, utility assistance, disaster recovery, childcare, transportation, and more

In the Image
Services: Clothing and Shoes

Legal Aid of Western Michigan
Services: Legal services for civil matters (family law, housing, public benefits)

Need Help Paying Bills
Services: Financial assistance programs for health insurance, mortgages, utilities, prescription medication, and more

Refugee Education Center
Services: Early childhood education, student support, school liaison services

Salvation Army - Kent County
Services: Shelter, emergency food pantry, utility assistance, activities and assistance for seniors, and more

Page last modified May 3, 2022