Housing & Utility Assistance and Resources

Housing and Urban Development (HUD) information and resources: https://www.hud.gov/coronavirus

Community Housing Network: https://communityhousingnetwork.org/

United Way of Southeast Michigan: https://unitedwaysem.org/utility-assistance/

Utilities

A list of public utilities in Michigan, go to the utility website to find out the latest information on what the organization is doing for customers.

Consumer Energy & DTE: have suspended shutoffs to seniors and low-income Michigan residents

Telecommunication

FCC launched the Keep America Connected Pledge so where telecommunication companies pledge not to terminate any service to any residential or small business customers because of inability to pay their bills due to disruptions caused by COVID-19; waive any late fees that any residential or small business customers incur because of economic circumstances related to COVID-19, and open Wi-Fi hotspots to any American who needs them.   See the pledge to see a list of companies that have agreed to the pledge.

• Those Businesses going beyond the Pledge

    - ATT: Unlimited Home internet

    - Comcast: 2 free months to new Internet Essential Customers

    - Spectrum Internet Assist for Low Income Households

Bill Assistance

usa.gov/help-with-bills

Michigan Community Action Agencies – member service network dedicated to helping those in need throughout the state.