Community Resources

Community Resources for West Students, Parents, and Families

 

City of Taylor

 City of Taylor Main Number 734-287-6550

 City of Taylor website www.cityoftaylor.com

 Counseling Centers 

 Center for Individual and Family Therapy 313-291-7000 www.centerforfamilytherapy.com

 Community Care Services 734-955-3550 www.advancedcounseling.org

 Taylor Teen Health Center 734-287-2076 (ages 10-21) www.oakwood.org/Taylor-Teen-Health-Center

 The Guidance Center 734-287-1702 www.guidance-center.org

 Central Diagnostic & Referral Unit (CDR) – SEMCA 800-686-6543 www.semca.org

 Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center 734-729-3939 www.satruck.org

 Hegira (Next step Club House) 313-565-2200

 Community Information Services

 The Information Center 734-282-7171 www.theinformationcenter.info

 United Way – Call 211 (24 hrs for referrals) www.211.org

Crisis Service

 24 Hour Crisis Line (ETS) 888-711-5465

 The Guidance Center (24 hr crisis screening)734-287-1702 www.guidance-center.org

 Children’s Crisis Screening 734-785-7704 (888-711-5465 evenings, weekends, holidays) www.guidance-center.org

 Suicide Hotline 313-224-7000 www.suicidehotlines.com/michigan

 Rape Counseling 734-459-5900 – Taylor Police Dept – Barb Glasson, First Step Advocate (734)634-9292

 • Poison Control 313-222-1222 www.childrensdmc.org

 Poison Control 313-222-1222 www.childrensdmc.org

 Michigan AIDS Hotline 800-872-AIDS (2437) www.michigan.gov/mdch

 Children’s Protective Services (DHS) 855-444-3911 www.michigan.gov/dhs

 Adult Protective Services (18+) 855-444-3911 www.michigan.gov/dhs

 Crisis Pregnancy Center 313.386.4005

 First Step 734-459-5900 or 888-453-5900 http://dial.firststep.net

 My Sisters Place 313-921-1025 (24 hour crisis) or 313-962-4945

Domestic Violence Resources

 First Step 888-453-5900 www.firststep-mi.org

 First Step Legal Advocacy Project 888-453-5900

Emergency Family Shelters, Housing and Utilities

 Counterpoint Shelter and Crisis Center 866-672-4357 or 312-565-5005 www.starfishonline.org

 Wayne County Family Shelter 734-721-0590 www.lssm.org

 Homeless Hotline 313-963-STAY

 Christ-Net Warming Center 313-291-1221 www.christ-net.org

 Safe House (women & children) 734-242-SAFE www.safehousecenter.org

 Veteran’s Haven, Inc. 734-728-0527

Emergency Food

 Angel Food Ministry 734-287-4673 www.newhopeag.com

 West Mound United Methodist Church 734-374-0320 www.umc.org

 Gleaners Community Food Bank 734-946-6374 www.gcfb.org

 Fish and Loaves 734-442-0031 www.loavesfishes.org

 Salvation Army 734-282-0930 www.salvationargyrenton.org

 Downriver community food pantry 734-281-6733 (no website – must have referral from a church)

 City of Taylor Community Connection (free food) program 734-374-5887 www.freefood.org

 Liquid Nutrition/Meals on Wheels- senior meal program 734-727-7357 www.seniormealsonwheels.org

Grief Support

 Arbor Hospice 734-486-4060 www.arborhospice.org

 Community Hospice 734-522-4244

 Howe Peterson Funeral Home 313-561-1500 www.howepeterson.com

 Open Arms Children’s Program, a program of St. Johns 313-921-7983

 Sand Castles, a program of Henry Ford Health Systems 313-874-6881 www.aboutsandcastles.org

Mentoring Programs

 Big Brother/Big Sister 313-664-0468 www.bbbs.org

Substance Abuse Resources 

 Growth Works 734.795.1722

 Alcoholics Anonymous 313-831-5550 www.aa.org

 Al-Anon (support for family members of a person with alcoholism) 800-813-3105 www.al-anon.alateen.org

 Narcotics Anonymous (248) 543-7200 www.michigan-na.org

 Southeastern MI Office of Substance Abuse Services 734-283-9444 www.semca.org

 SEMCA 800-285-WORKS

 Maplegrove Day Camp (Camp for children who have a family member who is a substance abuser)  734-282-5497 or 248-661-6170 www.henryford.com/maplegrove

 The Guidance Center 734-287-1702 www.guidance-center.org

 Community Care Services 734-955-3550 www.comcareserv.org

Parenting Resources/Help

 Parent Help Line (24 hour) 800.942.4357

 Starfish Family Services 734-728-3400

 Parent-to-Parent Support Group 734-283-0710 www.p2pusa.org

 Family Resource Center 734-785-7705*7361

 National Parent Helpline (24 hour crisis line) 855-4A-parent

 The Guidance Center (Parent Infant Program) 734-287-1702 & 734-785-7705x7095 (Michigan School Readiness Program) www.guidance-center.org

 Parenting Matters Helpline 800-531-5151

 Grandparents raising Grandchildren 313-446-4444

Runaway

 Starfish Family Services Counterpoint 734-728-3400 (ages 10-17) www.starfishonline.org

 Runaway Assistance Hotline 800-292-4517 or 313-531-0111 (Teen Challenge) 313-873-0678 (Off of the Street)

Transitional Housing  

 Safe House 734-242-SAFE (women & children) safehousecenter.org/

 Ozone House 734-662-2222 ozonehouse.org

Bootcamps for Youth

 Michigan Youth Challenge Academy (Battle Creek) ngycp.org 269-963-1537

Inpatient Psychiatric Programs

 Kingswood Hospital 248-398-3200 mhweb.org

 Havenwyck Hospital 800-401-ASAP havenwyckhospital.com

 Hawthorn Center 248-349-3000 mhweb.org/wayne/hawthorn.htm

Medical Care

 Taylor Teen Health Center (ages 10-21) 734-942-2076

 Wayne County Health Department 734-727-7100  or 734-955-3900 (Taylor Clinic)

 Taylor Heath Center/Wayne County Health Center 734-955-3900

 MI Child Health Insurance 888-988-6300 michigan.gov

 Oakwood Heritage Hospital 313-295-5000

 Federally Qualified Health Center 269-963-4040

Dental Care

 Wayne County Health Department 734-955-3900

 Wayne County Community College 313-943-4040 wccc.edu

 Mobile Dentist (in all Taylor Schools) see school nurse or social worker

Transportation

 SMART 866-962-5515 smartbus.org

Unemployment

 MI Unemployment Agency 866-500-0017 michigan.gov/uia

 MARVIN (Mi Automated Response Voice Interactive Network) 866-638-3993

 MI Works in Southgate 734-362-3466 (can work with youth ages 16-18 on job skills) Michiganworks.org

Housing

 Apartment Search 800-272-7863

 Michigan Housing Locator 517-373-8370 michiganhousinglocator.com

Education & Training Services

 Department of Labor 866-487-2365 dol.gov

 Downriver Career Technical Consortium 734-782-3194 dctc-cte.org

 Focus Hope 313-494-5500 focushope.edu

 Free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) 800-433-3243 fafsa.ed.gov

 Mi Career & Jobs Portal – Job & Career Fairs 888-253-6855

Holiday Assistance

 Community Lutheran Church 734-782-0563

 Lighthouse Ministry 734-467-7540

Foreclosure Assistance

 Hope for Homeowners 800-225-5342 hopeforhomeowners.org

 Michigan State Housing Development Authority 313-456-3540 michigan.gov/mshda

 Save the Dream 866-946-7432

 Wayne County Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention Program 877-693-6199 fightmortgageforeclosure.com

Homeschooling

 Home schooling 517-373-1833 or, www.michigan.gov/mde

Other educational options

 Job Corps 800-733-JOBS or, www.jobcorps.gov

 Taylor Virtual Academy 313-295-5742 www.taylorschools.net

 Westwood Cyber High School 313-565-0016 westwood.chs.schooldesk.net

 Asher Adult Education 734-246-4633