Capital Area Community Services Inc. is hiring multiple positions in Ingham, Eaton, Clinton, and Shiawassee County. CACS offers medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance after 60 days of employment. We also offer very generous paid time off and a 403(b) retirement savings plan with a matching contribution. Apply now by clicking the link below. 

Free Thanksgiving meals

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching. Where can people go for a free hot thanksgiving meal? We have that information! 

Ingham County:

Salvation Army

701 W Jolly Rd, Lansing, MI 48910

(517) 394-6945

Dinner will be on Wednesday, Nov. 24, from 4 – 6 p.m.

People must pre-register starting Nov. 10 by calling (517) 394-6945 and asking to be registered for the dinner. Limited spots for the sit-down dinner, however, if you aren’t able to pre-register you can still pick up a free meal to-go as long as it is before 6 p.m. 

New Hope Community Health Center

430 N. Larch St, Lansing MI 48912

(517) 253-5000

Thursday, Nov. 25 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 

No registration needed

Cristo Rey 

1717 N High St, Lansing, MI 48906

(517) 372-4700

Thursday, Nov. 25, 12 – 2 p.m.

To-go dinner available for pickup, no I.D. or forms necessary. Just pick up a dinner! 


Eaton County:

St. Gerard Parish 

4437 W. Willow Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917 


Thursday, Nov. 25

Meals will be delivered starting at 12 p.m.

Limit of 450 meals so call as soon as possible to be registered! 


Clinton County: 

Clinton Community Dinner

St. John’s Lutheran Church

511 E. Sturgis, St. Johns, MI


Thursday, Nov. 25, 12 – 3 p.m.

Registration is required. Register online at https://clintoncommunitythanksgivingcelebrationanddinner.org/ or by calling. 


Shiawassee County: