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.