Community Resources

Welcome to the SMCAA Community Resource Guide. Because our clients are important, we have compiled this extensive list of resources and services across Berrien, Cass, and Van Buren Counties. Please note that this information is subject to change.

 

If you are a local organization or community resource but do not see your information located on this guide, please email Ashley at aslack@smcaa.com for information on how to become listed here.

 

Resources must be located in the tri-county service area. should fit within one or more of the following categories:

  • Adult Education/Job Readiness

  • Child and Family Resources

  • Clothing Assistance

  • Disability Services

  • Domestic and Sexual Violence Resources

  • Food and Nutrition

  • Healthcare Resources

  • Home Maintenance and Weatherization

  • Housing, Rent, and Utility Assistance

  • Legal and Court Resources

  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Resources

  • Public Safety and Crisis and Disaster Relief

  • Shelters

  • Transportation

Additional resources may be added at the discretion of SMCAA.

Resource
Location
Contact
Type
ACTION Ministries
301 Main St, Dowagiac, MI 49047
269-782-0000
Clothing Assistance
ARK Services for Youth
990 W Kilgore Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49008
269-381-9800
Shelters
Avenue Family Network
2450 M-139, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-925-1725
Child and Family Resources
Bangor Community Education
799 W Arlington Rd, Bangor, MI 49013
269-427-6839 ext 2100
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Bell Education Center
1830 South 3rd St, Niles, MI 49120
269-683-8805
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Berrien RESA
711 St. Joseph Ave, Berrien Springs, MI 49103
269-471-7725
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Bethany Christian Services
185 E Main St, Suite 700, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-372-8800
Child and Family Resources
Big Brother Big Sisters
19 S 18th St, PO Box 194, Niles, MI 49120
269-684-1100
Child and Family Resources
Birthright
2700 Niles Ave, St. Joseph, MI 49085
269-983-0700
Child and Family Resources
Blossomland Learning Center
711 St. Joseph Ave, Berrien Springs, MI 49103
269-473-2600
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Bronson Lakeview Family Care
451 Health Pkwy, Suite A, Paw Paw, MI 49079
269-657-2550
Healthcare Resources
CARES
185 E Main St, Suite 600, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-927-2437
AIDS/HIV Resource and Education
Carol’s Hope
4032 S M-139, St. Joseph, MI 49085
269-556-1526
Healthcare Resources
Cass County Council on Aging
60525 Decatur Rd, Cassopolis, MI 49031
269-445-8110
Home Maintenance and Weatherization
Cass County Youth Council
PO Box 334, Cassopolis, MI 49031
Child and Family Resources
Cassopolis Adult Education
63700 Red Brick/Church Rd, Cassopolis, MI 49031
269-445-0536
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Cedar Lane Alternative High School
2301 Niles-Buchanan Rd, Niles, MI 49120
269-684-9554
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Child Protective Services - Van Buren
57150 CR 681, Hartford, MI 49057
269-621-2800
Domestic and Sexual Violence Resources
Children Protective Services - Berrien
401 8th St, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
855-444-3911
Domestic and Sexual Violence Resources
Children Protective Services - Cass
325 M-62, Cassopolis, MI 49031
855-444-3911
Domestic and Sexual Violence Resources
Children’s Advocacy Center
4938 S Niles Rd, St. Joseph, MI 49085
269-556-9640
Domestic and Sexual Violence Resources
Community Healing Centers
1225 S 11th St, Niles, MI 49120
269-684-7741
Healthcare Resources
Cora Lamping Center
2450 M-139, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-925-9500
Domestic and Sexual Violence Resources
Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children
120 N Broadway St, Cassopolis, MI 49031
269-445-4431
Child and Family Resources
Decatur Human Services
102 S Phelps St, Decatur, MI 49045
269-423-6474
Clothing Assistance
Disability Network of SWMI
2900 Lakeview Ave, St. Joseph, MI 49120
269-345-1516
Disability Services
Domestic Violence Coalition
303 Paw Paw St, Paw Paw, MI 49079
269-655-9008
Domestic and Sexual Violence Resources
Domestic and Sexual Abuse Services (DASAS)
PO Box 402, Three Rivers, MI 49093
800-828-2023
Domestic and Sexual Violence Resources
Emergency Shelter Services
645 Pipestone Rd, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-925-1131
Various Purposes
Family Empowerment Program
490 S Paw Paw St, Lawrence, MI 49064
269-657-7626
Child and Family Resources
First Presbyterian Church of Niles
13 S 4th St, Niles, MI 49120
269-683-7600
Clothing Assistance
Girls and Boys Club
600 Nate Wells Sr Dr, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-926-8766
Child and Family Resources
Girls on the Run of SWMI
PO Box 440, St. Joseph, MI 49085
269-281-4277
Child and Family Resources
Goodwill – Benton Harbor
1550 Mall Dr, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-926-8161
Clothing Assistance
Goodwill – Niles
918 Silverbrook Ave, Niles, MI 49120
269-684-5452
Clothing Assistance
Goodwill – South Haven
340 73 ½ St, South Haven, MI 49090
269-767-7030
Clothing Assistance
Great Start Cass Parent Coalition
61682 Dailey Rd, Cassopolis, MI 49031
269-446-6283
Child and Family Resources
Harbor Habitat for Humanity
2302 Plaza Dr, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-927-0006
Home Maintenance and Weatherization
Hartford Adult/Alternative Ed
115 School St, Hartford, MI 49057
269-621-7139
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Hope Resources
262 N Paw Paw Ave, Coloma, MI 49038
269-202-6050
Child and Family Resources
Hospice Care of SWMI
222 N Kalamazoo Mall #100, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
269-345-0273
Healthcare Resources
Junior Achievement
www.jani.org
260-341-9237
Child and Family Resources
Juvenile Center Ed Program
6414 Deans Hill Rd, Berrien Springs, MI 49102
269-429-2351
Adult Education/Job Readiness
KeyStone Place
505 E Market St, Centreville, MI 49032
269-467-7078
Various Purposes
Kinexus
330 W Main St, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-927-1064
Adult Education/Job Readiness
LOGAN
1651 E Nickerson Ave, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-983-5833
Disability Services
Lake Michigan College
2755 E Napier Ave, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-927-8100 ext 5031
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Lewis Cass ISD
61682 Dailey Rd, Cassopolis, MI 49031
269-445-3891
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Lighthouse Christian Childcare
30402 M-62 W, Dowagiac, MI 49047
269-782-1193
Child and Family Resources
Lighthouse Education Center
379 W Glenlord Rd, St. Joseph, MI 49085
269-429-2351
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Meals on Wheels - Van Buren
540 Williams St, South Haven, MI 49090
269-906-0469
Food and Nutrition
Michigan Works! - Dowagiac
601 N Front St, Dowagiac, MI 49047
800-782-9864
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Michigan Works! – Benton Harbor
499 W Main St, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
800-285-WORKS
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Michigan Works! – Niles
3890 US-12, Niles, MI 49120
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Michigan Works! – Paw Paw
32849 E. Red Arrow Hwy, Paw Paw, MI 49079
269-657-7014
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Mosaic CCDA
38 West Wall St, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-932-3557
Child and Family Resources
Mother to Mother Program
769 Pipestone St, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-927-5687
Child and Family Resources
Napier Clinicare
3881 N M-140, Watervliet, MI 49098
269-463-4800
Healthcare Resources
Neighbor to Neighbor
9147 US-31, Berrien Springs, MI 49103
269-471-7411
Clothing Assistance
Opportunity Center
1286 Pipestone Rd, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-926-2430
Adult Education/Job Readiness
OutCenter
132 Water St, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-925-8330
LGBTQ Support
Pathfinders Adult Education
501 N Paul St, Dowagiac, MI 49047
269-782-4471
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Paw Paw Adult Education
555 Cedar St, Paw Paw, MI 49079
269-657-8831
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Planned Parenthood
4201 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008
269-372-1200
Child and Family Resources
Pokagon Dept. of Education
58620 Sink Rd, Dowagiac, MI 49047
269-782-0887
Adult Education/Job Readiness
Polly’s Place
1915 N US-31, Niles, MI 49120
269-687-9822
Shelters
Region IV Area Agency on Aging
2900 Lakeview Ave, St. Joseph, MI 49085
269-983-0177
Senior Services
Rural Development (USDA)
1035 E Michigan Ave, Ste A, Paw Paw, MI 49079
269-657-7055
Home Maintenance and Weatherization
SWMI Human Trafficking Task Force
PO Box 414, St. Joseph, MI 49085
269-470-7917
Domestic and Sexual Violence Resources
Salvation Army - Cass
202 Center St, Dowagiac, MI 49047
269-782-2631
Shelters
Salvation Army – Men’s Shelter
233 Michigan St, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-927-1353
Shelters
Salvation Army – South Haven
417 Abell St, South Haven, MI 49090
269-637-1888
Child and Family Resources
Spectrum Health Lakeland Services
1234 Napier Ave, St. Joseph, MI 49085
269-983-8300
Healthcare Resources
Teen HOPE
901 S Bailey Ave, Suite 1, South Haven, MI 49090
269-872-3172
Child and Family Resources
Telamon Corporation
37458 W Red Arrow Hwy, Paw Paw, MI 49079
269-459-2300
Various Purposes
United Way of SWMI
2015 Lakeview Ave, St. Joseph, MI 49085
269-982-1700
Various Purposes
Van Buren Tech
250 South St, Lawrence, MI 49064
269-539-5256
Adult Education/Job Readiness
WIC Program
181 W Michigan, Paw Paw, MI 49079
269-655-8900
Child and Family Resources
We Care, Inc
06321 Blue Star Hwy, South Haven, MI 49090
269-637-4342
Clothing Assistance
Women’s Care Center of Niles
621 E Main St, Niles, MI 49021
269-684-4040
Child and Family Resources