LAC VIEUX DESERT

sOCIAL sERVICES dEPARTMENT



UPCOMING EVENTS

OIL PAINTING CLASS WITH TOM


When: Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Where: Gathering Place


Please Call Social Services at (906) 358-4940 or Tiffany (906) 287-0035 to sign up. only 10 spots available.


Full Moon 

Schedule

November 19, 2021
December 18, 2021

Time/Location TBA

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


LOW INCOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (LIEAP) 


This program is "First Come First Serve."

Applications are available at LVD Social Services Department

Please bring Bill(s), SS Card(s), and ID(s).

Provided by: Intertribal Council of Michigan, Inc.

Please call Social Services at 906-358-4940 for more any questions.


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. 

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

October 27, 2021

November 24, 2021

December 29, 2021


 LVD Food Pantry Schedule

        EVERY THURSDAY 

          October 21, 2021 

           November 18, 2021 

           December 16, 2021



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