LAC VIEUX DESERT

sOCIAL sERVICES dEPARTMENT


Upcoming Events

Full Moon Women's 

Ceremony

When: Thursday, June 24, 2021

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Where: Spiritual Center

Please bring a dish to share

Please contact Melissa at 906-287-0130 for questions.

Tie Dye T - Shirts

When: Thursday, June 3, 2021

Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Where: LVD Social Services

Small Snacks and Juice will be provided.

Please call to be registered

Stepping Stone 

Painting

When: Thursday, June 17, 2021

Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Where: LVD Social Services Garage

Snacks Provided

Call Melissa or Crystal at Social Services to register.

(This event is for Children & Parents)


Full Moon 

Schedule

June 24, 2021
July 23, 2021
August 22,2021
September 2021
October 20, 2021
November 19, 2021
December 18, 2021

Time/Location TBA

 Any questions: Please call Melissa McGeshick at (906) 287-0130

Services in Social Services Department include but are not limited to the following:

  • ITC Low Income Energy Applications
  • Community Action Applications
  • Community Food Applications
  • State Welfare Applications
  • Disability Applications/Case Management

  • LVD Food Pantry
  • Unemployment Compensation Filing
  • Prevention Case Planning
  • Budgeting/Resume Assistance
  • Work Clothes Assistance (when available)

  • Social Services Program Transports per grant criteria
  • Tribal Medical Program
  • Culturally Specific Underserved Activities
  • Other emergency services as needed


Baraga Commodity Schedule

          EVERY WEDNESDAY

June 23, 2021

July 28, 2021            Aug 25, 2021

Sept 22, 2021           Oct 27, 2021

Nov 24, 2021            Dec 29, 2021


LVD Food Pantry Schedule

          EVERY THURSDAY

June 17, 2021

July 15, 2021            Aug 19, 2021

Sept 16, 2021           Oct 21, 2021

Nov 18, 2021            Dec 16, 2021


Michigan Department of Health & Human Services Application provides Healthcare coverage, Food Assistance Program, Cash Assistance, Child Development, and State Emergency Relief. Submit your application for one ore more programs. It will be sent to your local MDHHS office for review and follow-up. You may need to interview with a MDHHS Specialist. 


MEET OUR TEAM

Dee Dee McGeshick

Social Services Director

dee.mcgeshick@lvd-nsn.gov

Melissa McGeshick

Victim Advocate

melissa.mcgeshick@lvd-nsn.gov

Wendy Thrasher

Protective Service-Children

wendy.thrasher@lvd-nsn.gov

Crystal Bittner

Criminal Victims Advocate

crystal.bittner@lvd-nsn.gov


CONTACT US


Office: (906) 358-4940

Fax: (906) 358-9920

Address: P.O. Box 249, Watersmeet, MI 49969

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. CST