Midland County Disaster Resources

As COVID-19 and flooding continue to impact our community, a coalition of philanthropy, government, educational, and business partners have come together to provide a collective response to disasters in Midland County.

This site serves as a centralized disaster resource hub for the community. Here, you can learn updates on COVID-19 and flooding news, volunteer opportunities, ways you can help and more.

FLOOD RESOURCES
WAYS TO HELP
For the latest ways to help please follow United Way of Midland County and the Midland Area Community Foundation on Facebook.

  
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Needs are being assessed minute by minute with the Midland County Emergency Management team. At this time we are working to register people for volunteer alerts so that help can be deployed quickly and efficiently as needed, please click the button below to sign-up.

If your group or organization needs volunteers, please fill out our volunteer request form.

RESPONSE FUNDS
To aid in providing short-term and long-term resources please consider a donation to United Way of Midland County or the Midland Area Community Foundation

CORPORATE SUPPLIES DONATIONS
For corporate donations, please fill out this survey to help us efficiently connect the resources where they are needed most.

INDIVIDUALS SUPPLIES DONATIONS
We are currently accepting the following items personal protective equipment, cleaning supplies, food, water, personal care items and household goods. Clothing is NOT being accepted at this time.

Items can be dropped off at the following locations 9 am-4 pm starting on Wednesday, May 27:

  • West Midland Family Center, 4011 W. Isabella Road
  • Coleman High School, 4951 N. Lewis Road
  • Sanford Senior Center, 3243 N. West River Road
  • Meridian Elementary School, 3343 N. Meridian Road
  • North Family Center, 2601 E. Shearer Road
  • Gladwin downtown – parking lot behind Forge Fitness, 237 W. Cedar, Gladwin; corner of Arcade & Grout
  • Midland High School, 1301 Eastlawn Drive

GET HELP
If you are in need of life-threatening emergency assistance, please call 911. Click the button below to view current flood updates for Midland County. For other non-emergency resources please contact 2-1-1 directly.

 

HOUSING ASSISTANCE
If you are displaced due to flooding and need housing assistance, contact the American Red Cross at 1-833-583-3111

RESOURCE DISTRIBUTIONS
Personal protective equipment (PPE), cleaning supplies, food, water, personal care items, and household goods. Will be available at the following locations 9am-4 pm starting on Wednesday, May 27:

  • West Midland Family Center, 4011 W. Isabella Road
  • Coleman High School, 4951 N. Lewis Road
  • Sanford Senior Center, 3243 N. West River Road
  • Meridian Elementary School, 3343 N. Meridian Road
  • North Family Center, 2601 E. Shearer Road
  • Gladwin downtown – parking lot behind Forge Fitness, 237 W. Cedar, Gladwin; corner of Arcade & Grout
  • Midland High School, 1301 Eastlawn Drive

COVID-19 RESOURCES


HEALTH & WELLNESS INFORMATION

BASIC NEEDS
For additional help with basic needs click the 2-1-1 logo on the top of the page to search or talk to a representative.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES & UNEMPLOYMENT

EDUCATION RESOURCES

SUPPORT FOR ESSENTIAL WORKERS

  • CHILDCARE Essential Workers needing child care due to COVID-19 please fill out this request form or contact Midland County ESA. Program Director, Barb Monroe, at 1-517-336-3767 or at bmonroe@midlandesa.org or Kim Clark, Director of Early Childhood and Family Services at 989-492-7702 x1188 or at kclark@midlandeas.org.
  • HOTEL DISCOUNTS FOR ISOLATION Great Lakes Bay Regional CVB

SUPPORT FOR BUSINESSES