Community Resources

FOOD ASSISTANCE

Food Bank Council of Michigan

1-800-552-4483

www.fbcmich.org

 

EYE GLASS ASSISTANCE

Lions Club

Financial help, payment for eye exams and glasses

Contact:  Celia Domalewski

(248) 765-6929

cdomalewski@comcast.net

 

Lenscrafters

Rochester has a "Gift of Sight" program.

248-853-4141.

 

                DENTAL ASSISTANCE

Oakland County Dental Program

248-858-1306

1-888-350-0900 ext. 81306.

 

PRESCRIPTION ASSISTANCE

NeedyMeds  http://www.needymeds.com/    

The Medicine Program  http://www.themedicineprogram.com

NAMI Prescription Drug Patient Assistance Program  www.nami.org/helpline/freemed.htm

 

Kroger

www.kroger.com

*offers a generic prescription program on select medications

            $4.00 for a 30 day supply

            $10.00 for a 90 day supply

*a list of approved generic medications can be found on the website

 

Wal-Mart

www.walmart.com/pharmacy

*Wal-Mart Pharmacy $4.00 Prescription Program

*a list of approved generic medications can be found on the website

 

Sam’s Club

www.samsclub.com

*quality generic prescriptions for $4.00

*a list of approved generic medications can be found on the website

*local participating clubs are located in Auburn Hills,

Farmington Hills, and Waterford

            DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ASSISTANCE

HAVEN (Help Against Violent Encounters Now)

P.O. Box 431045

Pontiac, MI

(248) 334-1284

www.haven-oakland.org

Crisis and support:  (877) 922-1274

*Locations in Pontiac, Southfield, Farmington, Royal Oak

 

Common Ground Sanctuary

(248) 456-8150 or 1-800-231-1127

www.commongroundsanctuary.org

1410 South Telegraph, Bloomfield Hills

 

 

            PARENTING CLASSES

Systematic Training for Effective Parenting (STEP)

Oakland Family Services

130 Hampton Circle, Ste 100

Rochester Hills

(248) 853-1604 x203

Barbara Barnes, MSW, ACSW

 

Common Ground Sanctuary

1410 South Telegraph

Bloomfield Hills, MI  48302

(248) 456-8150

Free parenting class 1-2x per year on “Being a Love and Logic Parent”

Call to see when it is offered

 

MENTAL HEALTH ASSESSMENTS

Common  Ground

                1-800-231-1127

 

Kingswood Hospital

10300 W. 8 Mile Rd.

Ferndale, MI  48220

(248) 398-1682

Partial hospitalization for primary mental health

 

Harbor Oaks

35031 23 Mile Road

New Baltimore, MI  48047

(586) 725-5777

Psychiatric hospital-mental health-3-5 inpatient, partial/IOP for children ages 5-12, and adolescents ages 13-17

*Do not need insurance.  Accepts Medicaid

Havenwyck

1525 University Drive

Auburn Hills, MI  48326

(248) 373-3366

Residential, short and long-term, mental health, assessment for life threatening issues

*Need insurance/Medicaid

 

SOCIAL SKILLS GROUPS

                Northland Clinic in Rochester Hills

Angela Lijewski, MA, TLLP

248.854.1608

Looking to start a social skills group this winter for middle school students

 

LOCAL RESOURCES

Rochester Youth Assistance

Located at Adams High School

(248) 656-3558

Great resource for at-risk youth/family with limited income or resources

 

DIVORCE GROUPS

Rainbows

Space for Changing Families

248 355-3300, Ext. 0

Call for information and to register

Divorce support group for parents and children (though 8th grade)