Community Services/Resources

Internet Access and Cell Phone Assistance

Cell Phone Provider COVID-19 offers and updates: https://files.constantcontact.com/dd0692b5101/365c95b0-f571-497c-a9b5-796cf59ab5cd.pdf

Up-to-date offers for your area: https://www.everyoneon.org/find-offers

Comcast has Internet Essentials for 60 days for free. After 60 days it's $9.95/month https://www.internetessentials.com/

Charter will offer free Spectrum broadband and Wi-Fi access for 60 days to households with K-12 and/or college students
who do not already have a Spectrum broadband subscription at any service level up to 100 Mbps. To enroll call 1-844-488-8395.
Installation fees will be waived for new student households. https://corporate.charter.com/newsroom/charter-to-offer-free-access-to-spectrum-broadband-and-wifi-for-60-days-for-new-K12-and-college-student-households-and-more
*Charter will partner with school districts to ensure local communities are aware of these tools to help students learn remotely.
*For eligible low-income households without school-aged children, Charter continues to offer Spectrum Internet Assist, a low-cost broadband program delivering speeds of 30 Mbps
*Charter will open its Wi-Fi hotspots across our footprint for public use
*Spectrum does not have data caps or hidden fees.

ISP Management (wireless access in this area): Gladwin Office: 989-426-3610 Alma Office: 989-466-6104

Breakfast & Lunch Registration During Closure

Sign up for Food Distribution is available using the form here through 4:00 p.m. on Thursdays during School Closure. Food will be provided to all children 18 and under, or students with IEPs through age 26, regardless of whether they are a Coleman student or not during this closure. This includes those who are students who receive Free or Reduced lunches AND those who do not. It also will include weekdays and weekends. Please read the following carefully. The Google Link that was available earlier is closed.So as not to waste food, those who have already signed up earlier are all set. For any whohave not already registered, please do one of the following by Thursdays at 4:00 p.m. for the following week. You can take a picture, scan or just send all the information on the form:

1) via email to jmccormack@colemanschools.net including ALL necessary information on the formattached (this is the preferred option and be sure to leave your phone number);
2) via PM on Facebook under Jennifer McCormack with all theinformation asked for on the formattached; be sure to leave your phone number;
3) via phone 989.465.6060
All information will be kept confidential. If all information is not included, it may delay the process.

School Closure Information/Resources

Coleman Community Schools COVID-19 Community/School Closure Information

City of Midland closure information: https://cityofmidlandmi.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=2543

Midland Daily News “Where Can I Get Help” article:


Medicaid Outreach Statement: Free or low cost health coverage for children under the age of 19 or pregnant women of any age. Go to MIBridges atwww.mibridges.michigan.gov/access or call the MI Child and Healthy Kids number: 888.988.6300.

Midland County Resources for information and referral https://www.211nemichigan.org/ or call 211

Counseling Services - Community Mental Health 989.631.2320; Crisis HotLine 1.800.317.0709

Isabella County Resources for information and referral https://www.211nemichigan.org/ or call 211

Counseling Services - https://www.listeningear.com/; Community Mental Health 989.772.5938; Crisis HotLine

Ok2Say (https://www.michigan.gov/ok2say/)
Ok2Say is a confidential way to report threats to student safety and school personnel. The information collected will ensure that we have the details necessary to initiate a timely, appropriate response.