Community Action

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If you used a service of Kent County Community Action in 2021, please take this short survey! We want to know how we did and what we can do better to assist you and the community. The survey is five minute or less! Thanks for your feedback.

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KCCA has opened lists for Grand Rapids water, rental assistance, and mortgage foreclosure prevention assistance.

COVID Emergency Rental Assistance (CERA) Program

Eviction Notices/Past-Due Rental Assistance
Utility Assistance
$300 Internet Stipend

For more information on this program, click here

Mission Statement

Developing Communities. Expanding Opportunity. Improving Lives.

We work to eliminate the causes and circumstances of poverty by investing in individuals and families with low incomes. Through dedicated staff and community partnerships we provide services, resources, education and advocacy to improve the quality of life for all residents of Kent County.

The Community Action Division focuses on meeting emergency needs such as, but not limited to, food, utility assistance, housing, transportation and socialization for residents of Kent County. Additionally, we assist with areas of self-sufficiency, medical insurance enrollment, tax preparation and information and referral services.


Click here to review our calendar for upcoming events

Help Wanted! Click here to review our available volunteer opportunities.