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Main Resource

2-1-1 United Way Assistance

2-1-1 is a free and confidential service that helps people find the local resources they need.  To get help, simply dial 2-1-1 to speak with a community resource advisor that can provide you with information & referrals for everyday needs in times of crisis. If you are outside of Berrien and Cass Counties you can call 1-844-875-9211.

For a list of resources in your area you can also visit You can also talk to 2-1-1 in an online chat at or text your zip code to 898-211.

Every hour of every day, someone needs help. Whether it’s needing help with providing food for your family to job training, 2-1-1 is here.

Ways to Help

9 Ways to Help Others During the Coronavirus Pandemic
We understand that for most (if not all) of us, the novel coronavirus feels uncertain and scary. But in spite of those feelings, many of us have still been moved to ask, “How can I help?”
6 Ways to Help Others During the Coronavirus Outbreak
Some groups will feel this public health crisis more than others, including older people, workers who can’t call in sick, and those who can’t pay for quality health care or don’t have access to it.

Support Groups

Many non-profits and local organizations come together to offer support events and services to individuals and families in need in Berrien County.

SWMI Mutual Aid Public Group | Facebook
SWMI Mutual Aid has over  2,817 members. This group is designed to network those of us who are willing to offer goods (such as extra diapers, food,...)

Berrien Springs Support
Free for Families in need in Berrien County Michigan

Grocery Delivery/Pickup Services

Apple Valley Market (Berrien Springs Area)
Delivery services available on purchases of $100 or more plus $15.95 delivery fee.
Order takes 24 hours to fulfill. Email to place an order.

Aid & Assistance

Cora Lamping Center for Survivors of Sexual and Domestic Abuse
We are still here to offer services to survivors of domestic & sexual violence. If you or someone you know needs our services, please reach out.
Sexual assault hotline: 1-855-779-6495.
Domestic violence hotline: 269-925-9500