Kalamaoo County

Community Action Agency
311 East Alcott St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269.373.5066 (p)

State of Michigan Applauds Kalamazoo County Board Decision Regarding Community Action Agency

Helping People, Changing Lives ...


The Kalamazoo County Community Action Agency (CAA) is a part of the Kalamazoo Department of Health & Community Services. The CAA partners with other community based organizations to help low-income residents in Kalamazoo County to become self-sufficient.

Assistance Statistics
January 2014 - December 2014

  • 478 households received utility emergency service assistance.
  • 504 households received energy education.
  • 1,233 clients received tax filing assistance in partnership with the Kalamazoo County Tax Counseling Initiative.

What Community Residents are saying…

"This is just a short note to let you know how much I enjoyed meeting you. I especially want to take this opportunity to thank you for paying my Consumer's bill. In addition, you were also very helpful in sharing information on other programs that are available for me. Thank you again for paying 99% of my utility bill."

"Health & Community Services allowed me to live within the necessities of life. There could not even be subsistence living without electricity and heat. God Bless you, Thank you."

"Thank you, you guys were very helpful and I appreciate it."

Kalamazoo County Health & Community Services is committed to providing equitable, culturally competent care to all individuals served, regardless of race, age, sex, color, national origin, religion, height, weight, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability.

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