Family Resources and Support Services

Company / Organization Name Description of Services Offered Contact Person / Number Weblink
Michigan Department of Community Health MIChild is a program for children of working families without other health care insurance. Eligibility is also based on family income 888-988-6300
United Way of Southeastern Michigan Find employment/job training, shelter, food pantries, rent assistances, medical services, etc. 211 or 800-552-1183
Local AFL-CIO Community Services Liaison Program   William Helwig II

J David Ivers

Detroit Workforce Development, Michigan Works Agency Assistance with job training and placement 800-285-9675
Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency If you have become unemployed or have had your hours of work reduced, you may file a claim for unemployment benefits. You may file your claim by telephone using the toll-free telephone number 866-500-0017, or file over the internet by accessing the website . Claimant Customer Relations Hotline

Accel 38505
Country Club Dr.
Suite 210
Farmington Hills, MI 483331
Members Financial Counseling David Barnett
Michigan First Credit Union
27000 Evergreen Rd
Payment Solutions Manager Robert P. LaPaime
Lathrup Village 48076
Wealth Management Group Matthew E. Smith
  Retail Sale Manager Mark T. Guimond
American Cancer Society
Great Lakes Division
Community Representative Chaira Clayton
248.663-3409 (fax)
DTE Energy – Case Management Program Help customers lowers their outstanding energy bills and independently manage bill payments Janke Tuner (35952)
State of Michigan Public School Employees Retirement System
P.O. Box 30171
Answer questions regarding retirement plan and benefits as you leave public school employment 800-381-5111
Cadillac Place
Social Security   800-772-1213
TTY 800-325-0778
Family Independence Program ( FIP) Michigan Department of Human Services (DHS) program that provides cash assistance to families in need, on a temporary basis.
Blue Cross Blue Shield – MyBlue Offers a variety of affordable health care plans. 877-4MY-BLUE
877-469-2583 Free Dialup Internet Service
Angel Food Ministries Angel Food Ministries is a non-profit, non-denominational organization dedicated to providing food relief and contributing to benevolent outreaches in communities throughout the United States.

Mission of Peace Affordable Housing, Bankruptcy, Budget and Credit Counseling (313) 967-0140

Toastmasters Receive practice and training on public speaking
KS Credit Education Solutions Free GMAC Financial Education Program

Kevin Butts

(313) 433-1089