Gratiot Emergency Housing Corporation Our Mission is ……

To help residents of Gratiot County Michigan meet a sudden or unexpected home expense after other sources of funding have been exhausted.


Ways GEHC can help…..

  • Security Deposits for new residences

  • Past due rent payment or rent assistance

  • Home Repairs and Handicap access

  • Utilities and Heating costs, or utility shut-off

  • Temporary Lodging for Homelessness

  • Insurance and Property Taxes

  • Unusual Circumstances including Homelessness

Application Process

As the agency of “last resort” our clients are in need of being referred to us, or have exhausted their options at DHS, Eight CAP, Inc. and The Salvation Army.  When this has occurred a GEHC case-worker will begin the application process with you.  During the application process you will be asked to share information that validates you are eligible for assistance; present a picture ID; and sign a repayment agreement. and review some educational materials relevant to a family budget.  

Make a Donation(Move)

* Please call 989-466-0709 to contact a GEHC case-worker.

* Please find a sample application on page 6 of our website.


The mission and support that GEHC provides is made possible by the contributions of United Way of Gratiot & Isabella Counties; the Gratiot County Community Foundation; along with contributions from area churches, organizations, and citizens.  We greatly appreciate their support in helping  GEHC meet the needs of members of our greater Gratiot community.