Resource Guide

 

Oakland County Agencies

Lighthouse
46156 Woodward Ave
Pontiac MI 48342
248-920-6000
www.lighthouseoakland.org

Emergency food, utility and housing financial assistance when available
Employment and budgeting classes - PATH housing program for single mothers


Salvation Army
469 Martin Luthur King Jr S
Pontiac MI 48342
248-334-2407
www.centralusa.salvationarmy.org

Emergency food, hot meals, after school and senior programs, summer day camp, utility and housing financial assistance when available


OLSHA
196 Ceasar Chavez
Pontiac MI 48342
248-209-2600
248-479-6516*
www.oshla.org

Senior, disabled,early childhood, energy, counseling, free tax prep, housing, utility

*Call this number to schedule an appointment for OLHSA


DHHS
www.mich.gov/dhhs
235 N Saginaw Pontiac
248-975-5200

30755 Montpelier MH
248-583-8700

Food assistance SNAP, SER assistance for housing, car repairs, utilities 

Healthcare medicaid, child care WIC


Secretary of State
888-767-6424
www.mich.gov/sos

Rochester Hills Office:
2250 Crooks

Pontiac/Auburn Hills Office:
1270 Pontiac Rd.


Social Security
800-772-1213
www.ssa.gov

Sterling Heights Office:
7385 Triangle Dr.

Pontiac/Auburn Hills Office:
1280 Pontiac Rd.


Quick Resources

Housing
Community Housing Network
248-928-0111
www.communityhousingnetwork.org

Homeless, eviction diversion, housing programs in Oakland and Macomb Counties


Shelters

South Oakland Shelter
248-809-3773
www.southoaklandshelter.org
Homeless shelter Oakland County - assists with housing programs

Grace Center of Hope
248-334-2187
www.gracecentersofhope.org
Homeless shelter in Pontiac

HOPE Shelter
248-499-7345
www.hopewarmingpontiac.org
Low barrier homeless shelter in Pontiac

The Refuge
810-441-9990
www.therefugelapeer.org
Homeless shelter in Lapeer County

McRest
586-415-5101
www.mcrest.org
Homeless shelter in Macomb County

Wraparound
248-209-2430
www.tinyurl.com/h65tgp5
Oakland Schools Homeless Student program assists families with school age children


Domestic Violence

HAVEN
855-922-1274
www.haven-oakland.org
Domestic violence shelter in Pontiac; also assists with sexual assault - offers counseling advocacy legal services


Mental Health

Commonground
800-231-1127
www.commongroundhelps.org
Encompassing all mental health referrals for Oakland County; suicide prevention, crisis calls, substance abuse


Food

God's Helping Hands
248-852-7400
www.ghhmichigan.org
Food and clothing for Oakland County
Located in Rochester Hills
Call for hours


Legal

Lakeshore Legal Aid
888-783-8190
www.lakeshorelegalaid.org
Free legal services for low income
Oakland / Macomb / Wayne Counties


Healthcare

Gary Burnstein Health Clinic
248-309-3752
www.garyburnsteinclinic.org
Free medical, dental, meds, lab, specialists fo runinsured or underinsured

Nurse on Call Oakland Co
800-848-5533
www.oakgove.com/health/services/Pages/Nurse-On-Call
Offers medical and dental referrals for all services in Oakland County


Veterans

Oakland County Vet Trust
248-655-1250
www.oakgov.com/veterans
Financial assistance for emergencies located in Troy


Pregnancy

Crossroads Pregnancy Center
248-293-0070
www.crossroadspregnancy.org
Free pregnancy tests, childbirth classes, parenting classes in Auburn Hills


GED

Oakland Literacy Counsil
248-253-1617
www.oaklandliteracy.com
Programs to asses level for GED training and resources
Herman Proby


Furniture

Habitat Restore
248-338-8392
www.habitatoakland.org/restore
Least expensive resource for appliances in Oakland County
Located in Pontiac

Local St Vincent dePaul
www.svdpdet.org
Call closest Catholic church for more information

Furniture Bank
248-332-1300
www.furniture-bank.org
Must have agency referral to access emergency furniture for low income households


Seniors

Area Agency on Aging
248-357-2255
www.aaa1b.org
Referrals for all senior services in Oakland County
Located in Southfield

OPC
248-656-1403
www.opcseniorcenter.org
Rochester area only
Transportation, medical, food, resources, activities

Auburn Hills Senior Center
248-370-9535
www.auburnhills.org/departments/senior_services


Transportation

Freedom Road
248-232-1259
www.freedomroadtransportation.org
Volunteer driver program and low income transportation assistance incentives


Resources for Outside of RANH Area - Oakland County or Call United Way 211

Washington Twp. Area

Samaritan House
248-336-9956
www.samaritanhousemichigan.org
Food, clothing, utilities, housing, furniture, holiday programs, other financial assistance
Villages of Romeo and Armada, Townships of Ray, Bruce, Armada, and Washington, and both Shelby and Macomb Townships north of 23 Mile Rd.


Waterford

Open Door
248-360-2930
www.opendooroutreachcenter.com
Food, clothing, occassional crisis funding
Waterford, White Lake, West Bloomfield, Keego Harbor, Sylvan Lake, Commerce, Walled Lake, and parts of Wixom


Davisburg

Neighbor to Neighbor
248-634-0900
Food and clothing, emergency crisis funding
Springfield, Holly, Groveland and Rose Townships, and limited areas of Independence and White Lake Townships


City of Troy

Troy People Concerned
248528-9199
www.tinyurl.com/j8fkhrt
Referrals to other agencies and may at times be able to assist financially with housing and utilities
Holiday prgrams for children & seniors
Limited transportation


Lake Orion

Love, Inc.
248-693-4357
www.lakeorion.loveincofnoc.org
Food, clothing, car repairs, counseling, career and budeting classes, gas cards
Lake Orion/Oxford - N to Lapeer, West to M-15, SE to 1-75/M-59 and E to Dequindre


City of Pontiac

Catholic Community Response Team
248-499-9621
www.pontiacareavicariate.org/ccrt
Food, clothing, utilities, housing, furniture, ID/birth certificates