These organizations can help you coordinate your access to multiple types of services for complex situations.
United Way Hotline
Gateway to all community resources in Washtenaw County. This includes:
- Utility assistance
- Food pantries
- Health care
- Legal assistance
- Elder services
- Family supports
Offers a range of housing options – from emergency shelter to permanent supportive
housing – in addition to essential comprehensive services, including individual and
family therapy, case management, and youth leadership opportunities.
Address: 1705 Washtenaw, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone: 734-662-2222 available 24/7
Great Start to Quality
For off-campus child care, visit Great Start to Quality for a comprehensive list of
licensed child-care facilities in the State of Michigan.
Domestic and sexual violence
Michigan Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence
Membership organization that serves as the statewide voice for survivors of domestic
and sexual violence and the programs that serve them.
Provides support for those impacted by domestic violence or sexual assault. SafeHouse
provides free and confidential services for any person victimized that lives or works
in Washtenaw County. Our services include emergency shelter for those in danger of
being hurt or killed, counseling, legal advocacy, support groups, and especially,
Address: 4100 Clark Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
National Sexual Assault Hotline
Phone: (800) 656-HOPE
Call 24/7. Free and confidential.
Support groups and workshops on grief and loss
Grief recovery support group where you can find help and healing for the hurt of losing
a loved one. Find a GriefShare group meeting near you
The Kite Network
Provides resources and support to adults in grief, free of charge.
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Bereavement Services
Bereavement counseling (Individual, Group and Phone)
Ann Arbor: 734-712-3800 or Livingston: 517-540-6368
Academic Internal Medicine-Reichert Health Center
Address: 5333 McAuley Drive, Suite 4001, Ypsilanti, MI
Make an appointment online: IHA Cares Their financial navigator can help you find insurance.
VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Outpatient services include mental health, substance abuse, post-traumatic stress,
and healthcare for homeless veterans.
Address: 2215 Fuller Road Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Phone: 734-769-7100 or 800-361-8387 x53471
Washtenaw Health Plan
The Washtenaw Health Plan provides free personal assistance when navigating healthcare
and health insurance options.
Provides temporary shelter for families up to 3 months. We move families with children
from the chaos of homelessness directly into a home and offer caring, intensive supportive
services to help families become stable. To access shelter, please call the Housing
Access for Washtenaw County.
GLBT National Youth Talkline
Phone: (800) 246-PRIDE (7743)
4pm - 12am EST, Monday to Friday
12pm - 5pm EST, Saturday
Staffed by volunteers who are all trans identified and educated in the range of difficulties
transgender people experience. Operators are generally available 24 hours a day, 7
days a week.
Phone: U.S.: 877-565-8860
Fresh Start Clubhouse
An intentional community for adults living with mental illness that focuses on wellness
and abilities. The Clubhouse promotes recovery through opportunities for members to
work, learn, and contribute their talents to our community of mutual support.
Community Mental Health Services of Livingston County
In collaboration with Washtenaw County, the agency operates as the Substance Abuse
Coordinating Agency for children/youth/individuals of Livingston County with Medicaid
or no insurance. Services are available to youth and to adults who live in Livingston
HelpLine staff and volunteers are prepared to answer your questions about mental health
Monday - Friday, 10am–6pm, ET
Phone: (800) 950-NAMI (6264)
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
If you are in crisis or just need to talk about suicidal thoughts, call (800) 273-TALK (8255). It is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline.
Project Outreach (PORT)
Provides ongoing psychiatric services, including assessments, consultation, and medication
management to individuals who are homeless and those in the justice system who need
mental health assistance.
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) - National Military Survivor Helpline
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Phone: (800) 959-TAPS (8277)