*You can find similar resource categories for your county (This is primarily for Washtenaw County)

Housing: 

  • Housing Waiting List  for Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) or Affordable Housing (units owned by AAHC)

  • Eviction Prevention call HAWC at 734-961-1999. Call Legal Aid at 734-665-6181 or visit Michiganlegalhelp.org to understand your options & how to protect yourself.

  • Donations  for Support Services for Affordable Housing Projects (includes youth summer and after-school programs, community building such as community gardens and art programs, food programs, eviction prevention, job programs, and health programs) 

  • Community Presentation about the AAHC, local affordable housing market, and local housing development initiatives

  • Current and Historic Plans

  • Freedom of Information Request - SummaryProcedure and GuidelinesItemization

  • Supportive services study  analyzing the impact of tenant supportive services offered at eight Housing Commission properties in 2020-21

 

Free Phone for bridge card/SSI/Medicaid etc. recipients (Laquaia Thomas: 313-770-8065)

Inquire since you may need it for finding your work, information for your education and many other necessities for your day to day duties. Contact Laquaia to see if you can receive a phone.

 

Providing friend to friend conversation which some may say counseling/therapy:

Nayeema Ahmed (email to schedule)

Katie M. Wyss, LMSW (private pay)

218 N Fourth Ave, Suite 207

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

734-926-9189 

katiemwysslmsw@gmail.com

*Other therapists could assist you too who would take your insurance at Psychologytoday.com

 

Disability counselor and benefits:

connect@law-ws.com

 

Ann Arbor Thrift Shop:

3500 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

734 662 6771

*House by the side of the Road and Salvation Army are good resources too.

Friends indeed:

1196 Ecorse Road, Ypsilanti, MI 48198

734 484 5357

 

Alcohol and Drug rehabilitation center:

SAMSHA (Substance Abuse and mental Health Services Administration)

1 800 662 Help (4357)

Washtenaw Alano Club

Alcoholics Anonymous

Dawn Farm Spera Recovery Center

Cares program /CMH (community mental health): 

734 544 3050

 

Holistic Medicine:

Natural Balance Wellness medical Center

734 929 2696

Legal Aid:

Family Law Project (FLP)

15 S. Washington St.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 998-9454

Fax: (734) 998-9125

Website: http://www.lsscm.org

U of M pediatric and other law clinics

michigan.law.umich.edu

Hope Center: health clinic for uninsured and other services for less income

518 Harriet St., Ypsilanti ,MI 48197

734 484 2989

 

WIPA/TTW (Ticket to work): transition out of disability or maintaining work while disabled:

Christina Oliver

Washtenaw Association for Community Advocacy

coliver@washtenawaca.org

(734) 662-1256 Ext. 209

Fax: (734) 662-2699

 

Parenting class MSU:

Kylie Rymanowicz, CFLE

Extension Educator

Michigan State University Extension

723 Emerson Street

Saginaw, MI 48607

Rymanow1@msu.edu

www.msue.msu.edu

 

Michigan Works:

304 Harriet St., Ann Arbor, MI 48197

734 714 9814

 

Transportation (Ann Arbor area):

Bus and flex ride, contact Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (AATA)

734-996-0400

 

Permanent/Extended Rotation Home: (Women United):

Our future shelter/shelters

Court Clerk (Washtenaw County):

734-222-3001

 

Caregiver and daycare for employment:

Google this category for employment in your area.

 

GED:

Inquire information from a high school.

Higer Education: 

Contact WCC (Washtenaw Community College)

 

Child Protective Service (CPS)/Adult Protective Service (APS)/Ombudsman/Guardian:

DHHS (Department of Health and Human Services)

Probate Court

A Guardian Contact: Karen Wilson

kwilson@arcmuskegon.org

The Arc Muskegon

 

Tax expert:

U of M clinics

michigan.law.umich.edu

 

Case management:

Nayeema/Community Mental Health/Cares Program

DV Shelters:

You could google DV shelters in your area in case you need urgent shelter for you and your family. You could speak to the shelters and go through the in take process for you transition.

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