A Place to Begin

South County Community Services is dedicated to finding solutions for residents who are in need of direct financial assistance, as well as by linking and partnering with other service providers. Some services have eligibility requirement. Click here to see the SCCS Eligibility Guidelines.

If you are interested in learning more about these services, you’re invited to schedule a meeting with the SCCS Emergency Assistance Coordinator to discuss your needs.

Together you will:

  • Complete a needs assessment
  • Discover resources to help you manage
  • Make a plan
  • Become eligible for ongoing support and new programs

SCCS service area (Kalamazoo County)

Programs & Services


Food Pantry

Wednesday Winners

Financial Assistance

  • Utilities
  • Housing
  • Healthcare
  • Transportation
  • Glasses/Clothing Vouchers

Senior Assistance

  • Safe at Home
  • Kinship Caregivers
  • Dining Vouchers
  • Commodities Food deliveries
  • Medicare and Medicaid Assistance Program

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Kiosk and Navigator

Hosted Programs

  • Healthy Living Programs
  • Free Legal Clinic
  • FOOTWORKS Foot Care Clinic
  • Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
  • Veteran’s Services