Everyone needs a little help sometimes, but it isn't always easy to know where to turn. King Park Neighbors wants to be there for you. The listed agencies below are some major assistance or informational resource programs that serve our area. If there is something you need assistance with beyond those offered below, please feel free to contact us directly with your questions.
Kids' Food Basket Grand Rapids
Nourishing children living at or near the poverty level with critical evening meals to level the playing field for their academic achievement. Equipping children and families with greater access to fresh, locally grown food can help us build a more vibrant, healthier West Michigan.
1300 Plymouth Avenue NE Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Heart of West Michigan United Way
United Way has been an integral part of Kent County for over 100 years. They have always played a unique role in connecting community resources to pressing community needs through direct programming, community engagement, and partnerships with local nonprofit
agencies, companies, donors, volunteers, and numerous collaborations.
118 Commerce Avenue SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 459-6281 (For immediate assistance call 211)
Home Repair Services
Home Repair Services strengthens vulnerable Kent County homeowners, because strong homeowners build strong communities. They do this by offering educational and repair services for homeowners. Depending on your household size and income, you may qualify for home repair assistance.
1100 South Division Avenue Grand Rapids, Michigan 49507
LINC UP is a Community Non-Profit that is creating the infrastructure for resident-led change to occur in our neighborhoods by connecting Who You Know, What You Know, Where You Live, and What You Make.
1167 Madison Ave SE Grand Rapids, MI 49507
Disability Network West Michigan is committed to accessibility, inclusion and diversity while being consumer directed and accountable. The mission is to advocate, educate, empower and provide resources for persons with disabilities. We promote accessible communities, fulfilling our vision of ensuring that accessibility is an accepted civil right.
27 E. Clay Avenue Muskegon, MI 49442
Network180 connects adults, children and families to an array of services, resources and support for those experiencing mental illness, substance use issues, or an intellectual or developmental disability.
790 Fuller Avenue NE Grand Rapids, MI 49503
24 hour Access Center: (616) 336-3909 or 1-800-749-7720
Urban League of West Michigan
The Urban League--traditionally an African American organization, assists all people in achieving self-sufficiency and equality. It is a place where everyone is empowered through economic independence and is an organization that helps people help themselves to a better way of life. All are welcome at the Urban League and everyone belongs--a place where people come together to creatively solve issues and become champions of their own advancement and empowerment. Come join us as we work to change lives here at the Urban League. Together we can Be Empowered to make a difference.
745 Eastern Avenue SE Grand Rapids, MI 49503
NAACP Grand Rapids
Greater Grand Rapids NAACP strives to build a better system in which all citizens have equal access to political, economic, educational, and social resources. They also work with the local Youth Council to inform young generations and all members of the public of the adverse effects of racial discrimination and to eliminate it entirely throughout our community.
1530 Madison Avenue SE Grand Rapids, MI 49507
Hispanic Center of West Michigan
The Hispanic Center of Western Michigan is a non-profit organization serving the needs of the Latino and broader community. We strive to provide an avenue for education and openness to promote discussion of the distinctions and values of different nationalities and cultures.
We focus on the common thread that unites all people: a desire for understanding and respecting our differences. The way we do this is by advocating for the dignity of every individual, providing access to services that create equity, and investing in relationships within community, to ensure that our services continue to impact lives.
1204 Grandville Avenue SW Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
Grand Rapids Pride Center
The Grand Rapids Pride Center aims to be at the center of a vibrant and inclusive community that supports all LGBTQ individuals
343 Atlas Avenue SE Grand Rapids, MI 49506
YWCA West Central Michigan
The YWCA West Central Michigan transforms lives with leadership programs for girls, prevention classes, and our community’s most comprehensive services to address domestic and dating abuse, sexual assault, child sexual abuse, and stalking against all people.
25 Sheldon Avenue SE Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women (GROW)
GROW is a service focused on current and aspiring business owners at various stages of business ownership. We are the entrepreneurial resource to help with the next steps, empowering and supporting with professional expertise for a lifetime.
25 Sheldon Boulevard SE Suite 210 Grand Rapids, MI 49503