Supplemental food program aims to help seniors

REED CITY — Can you afford all the food you need? If not, Mid Michigan Community Action Agency can help.

Food assistance is available for seniors ages 60 and older who meet income guidelines. Once per month, each eligible person will receive a box of food with essentials like cheese, juice, canned goods, powdered milk and more. Items vary per month.

Don’t wait to ask for help! Contact Mid Michigan by phone at (989) 386-3805 or email at

Local offices also are available to help. the Mid Michigan Community Action Mecosta County Office is located at 14330 Northland Drive, Big Rapids. The Mid Michigan Community Action Osceola County Office is located at 240 E. Church St., Reed City.