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Northeast Michigan Community Service Agency, Inc. (NEMCSA) will accept public comments as required by the Michigan Department of Human Services CSBG State Plan for FY’19. Public Comments will be accepted on the NEMCSA CSBG FY’19 proposed plan from July 18, 2018 to August 1, 2018. The plan summary is as follows: A total of
$511,884 is planned to be utilized in the service area of Alcona, Alpena, Arenac, Cheboygan, Crawford, Iosco, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego and Presque Isle counties for the general purpose of assisting low income households and the elderly with an array of services to stabilize household situations and lead to self-sufficiency. Persons or organizations wanting to comment on or review the proposed plan should contact Karen Godi at NEMCSA, 2375 Gordon Road, Alpena, MI. 49707 between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm M-F. Phone (989) 358-4674. The Plan Summary will also be made available in alternative formats (large print or audio tape) if notification is given a week in advance.
NEMCSA’s Heat and Utility Program
NEMCSA’s Heat and Utility Program is currently taking applications for the following deliverable heating fuel:
2. Fuel Oil
All persons requesting assistance for their deliverable heating fuels should be referred to 989-358-4713 / 866-484-7077 x 313 for eligibility screening.
NOTE: Agency funds for ELECTRIC and NATURAL GAS have been depleted and all persons requesting assistance for their metered utility needs should be referred to local agencies in their county of residence.
Senior-to-senior bullying is recognized as a common issue in many settings, yet staff often feel helpless to intervene.
Below are a list of workshops that will demonstrate the significant impact of senior-to-senior bullying, define bullying, and differentiate these behaviors from other interactions.
This course is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative for 3.5 CE hours. (Approval #053118-05)