The mission of Macomb Community Action is persistent action to diminish poverty and promote independence. Macomb Community Action provides a network of comprehensive educational, economic and social services to Macomb County residents in need. In pursuit of this mission, our team of dedicated, compassionate staff and volunteers will continue to diminish the causes and effects of poverty.
Established in 1964, MCCSA is a Community Action Agency that provides a range of services to limited income citizens of Macomb County. MCCSA's programs include:
Programs for people with emergency needs: Community Action Center services (emergency financial assistance) and the Macomb Food Program (emergency food)
Programs for senior citizens: Meals on Wheels (home delivered meals), Dining Senior Style sites, Senior Citizen Chore Service (grass cutting/snow removal), Home Injury Control, Resource Advocacy, and Adult Day Services.
Programs for children from limited income families: Head Start 0-5 that includes free preschool and services for pregnant women and children birth to 36 months
Programs for limited income people of all ages: transportation services, Individual Development Account Program (first time home buyer down payment assistance), and Home Preservation / Energy (home weatherization), commodity food registration, and energy education, and free tax preparation