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. 

Utility Assistance

During the year, various utility programs may be available based on funding. Applicants must be income-eligible and participate in an educational workshop/session before the release of the payment to the utility company. 

Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program:

LIHWAP funds will be used to assist income-eligible residents in Clinton, Eaton, Ingham, and Shiawassee counties with water and sewer bills, shut-offs, and reconnection fees.

Organizations with clients that have over-due balances are responsible for contacting CACS directly to apply for assistance. 

For CACS to make payments to your organization on behalf of any of your customers applying for LIHWAP assistance, you will need to:

  1. Submit a fully completed MOU (template attached)

2. Submit a completed W-9 (blank form attached)

3. Register with the MDHHS in SIGMA Vendor Self Service (VSS) to receive LIHWAP SER payments, if not a currently registered vendor:

You may return the completed MOU and W-9 either of the following ways:

Email:  CO-Admin@cacs-inc.org

Regular Mail or In Person:  Attention – LIHWAP/Pam Elise

Capital Area Community Services, Inc.                              

1301 Rensen Street

Lansing, MI 48910


CARES Act or CERA Funders:

Go to CARES Act or CERA for more information on the utility and rental assistance.