CityLinC is a non-profit, faith-based organization in Battle Creek, Michigan. We help children, teenagers and families during times of crisis or transition. Our primary service area is Calhoun County, Michigan, though we also work with families from throughout Michigan. All people are welcome here regardless of background, affiliation or belief. We invite you to visit us at 70 Calhoun St. in Battle Creek or call our office at (269) 969-9181. Volunteers are always needed!
History and Background
Established in 1968 as Battle Creek Area Youth For Christ, CityLinC has grown over the years to become a major part of the community. The acronym LinC in our name stands for “Living in Christ.” We believe that we are called to serve others with competent care, compassionate commitment and Christ-like character.
Programs and Services
Click on one of the links below to learn about our many programs and services:
Youth Guidance Foster Care & Adoption
Pathways Counseling Center
Second Wind Mentoring
Women's Resource Center
Pregnancy Help Center
Faith Community Network
Affiliations and Memberships
CityLinC is a member of the Nonprofit Alliance, the Coordinating Council and the Battle Creek Area Chamber of Commerce. CityLinC has a vibrant history as the leading organizer of significant service projects that have united youth groups and churches from all across the Battle Creek area. We also sponsor community-wide seminars involving ministry training, spiritual life and personal enrichment, as well as a variety of interdenominational programs. Our pastor and youth pastor support groups provide much-needed fellowship for those in ministry. Click here for more partner information.
To ask a question or send us an e-mail message, please click here now. To learn more about us, we invite you to read our latest newsletter or call our office at (269) 969-9181. We also invite you to volunteer your time or make a tax-deductible contribution to support our continuing mission to the community. And don't forget to visit our online photo gallery! Thank you!
Our quarterly newsletter is a great source of news about CityLinC programs, services and partnerships. Click here now to read the latest issue of "The LinC" in PDF format. To sign up for a free subscription, please click here now.
For a listing of upcoming events, programs and meetings, please visit our online Calendar.