MI Bridges

MI Bridges is an online portal Michigan residents can use to learn about, access, and manage their benefits. On MI Bridges, you can:

  • Apply for food and utility benefits

  • View their upcoming appointments

  • Check the status of their application

  • Connect with local resources

Heart of West Michigan United Way works closely with the Kent County Department of Human Services to support the role out and understanding of MI Bridges by:

  • Providing information about utilizing MI Bridges through our 2-1-1 service.

  • Scheduling the AmeriCorps Community Resource Navigator to "coach" clients in utilizing MI Bridges

  • Scheduling the AmeriCorps Community Resource Navigator to train staff at community agencies in utilizing MI Bridges

If you have questions, would like more information or are interested in getting involved with the MI Bridges system, please contact 2-1-1.