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 www.michigan.gov/michild
United Way of Southeastern Michigan Find employment/job training, shelter, food pantries, rent assistances, medical services, etc. 211 or 800-552-1183 www.uwsem.org/211
Local AFL-CIO Community Services Liaison Program   William Helwig II
313-226-9216

J David Ivers
313-802-7777

 
Detroit Workforce Development, Michigan Works Agency Assistance with job training and placement 800-285-9675 www.michigan.gov/careers
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 www.michigan.gov/uia . Claimant Customer Relations Hotline

800-638-3995

www.michigan.gov/uia
Accel 38505
Country Club Dr.
Suite 210
Farmington Hills, MI 483331
Members Financial Counseling David Barnett
248-488-0171
 
Michigan First Credit Union
27000 Evergreen Rd
Payment Solutions Manager Robert P. LaPaime
248-443-4227
 
Lathrup Village 48076
www.michiganfirst.com
Wealth Management Group Matthew E. Smith
248-443-4619
www.lpl.com/matthew.smith
  Retail Sale Manager Mark T. Guimond
248-443-4261
 
American Cancer Society
Great Lakes Division
Community Representative Chaira Clayton
248-663-3420
248.663-3409 (fax)
 
DTE Energy – Case Management Program Help customers lowers their outstanding energy bills and independently manage bill payments Janke Tuner (35952)
866-200-0386
800-545-8046
 
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
313.456-4010
www.michigan.gov/ors
ORSCustomerService
Social Security   800-772-1213
TTY 800-325-0778
www.socialsecurity.gov
Family Independence Program ( FIP) Michigan Department of Human Services (DHS) program that provides cash assistance to families in need, on a temporary basis.   www.michigan.gov/dhs
Blue Cross Blue Shield – MyBlue Offers a variety of affordable health care plans. 877-4MY-BLUE
877-469-2583
www.bcbsm.com/myblue
dialinfree.net Free Dialup Internet Service   www.dialinfree.net
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.  

www.angelfoodministries.com

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

www.missionofpeace.com

Toastmasters Receive practice and training on public speaking   http://kahnwetalk.freetoasthost.net
KS Credit Education Solutions Free GMAC Financial Education Program

Kevin Butts

(313) 433-1089

http://www.smartedgebygmac.com/SmartEdge/en/