Help Within the Community - General
In these tough economic times, many families are facing or have experienced the loss of jobs, health care and other necessary supports. The following is a list of agencies to contact if you or someone you know is feeling the effects of this economic crisis:
- Care of Southeastern Michigan
1.586.541.CARE - 1.586.541.2273
Provides personal and family support, offers parenting workshops, anger management classes, employee assistance proframs, substance abuse referrals
- Heat for your home
The Heat and Warmth Fund (THAW) pays toward heating bills
800.866.8429 or www.thawfund.org
- The Right Connection
A comprehensive, user frinedly directory to assist families in locating a wide array of free or low-cost community services.
- United Way
211 or 800.552.1183
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Provides information about community services including food, clothing, rent and utility assistance, physical and mental health.