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Community Resources


Beaumont Children’s Hospital adolescent eating disorders

Hough Center for Eating Disorders

31815 Southfield Road, Suite 22

Beverly Hills, MI 48025



Carson Academic Consultants, LLC - ACT/SAT & AP test coaching

Karen Carson



Catholic Social Services Oakland - various services

715 North Lapeer Road
Lake Orion, MI


Common Ground Sanctuary

Our mission is to provide a lifeline for individuals and families in crisis, victims of crime, persons with mental illness, people trying to cope with critical situations and runaway and homeless youth.



Eastwood Clinics-mental health, chemical dependency outpatient services, takes Medicaid

3950 South Rochester Road

Rochester Hills, MI 48307

Suite 1400

(248) 844-6234


Dennis & Moye Associates PC

Children, adults, adolescents and older adults.  Emotional, developmental and relationship issues.

1750 S Telegraph Rd Suite 101

Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302



Heron Ridge Associates - Personal counseling, psychology evaluations, ADHD/ADD evaluations and treatment, grief and loss, depression

3694 Clarkston Road

Clarkston MI, 48348



Hospice of Michigan - 248-701-8250
43097 Woodward Ave., Suite 102
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302

24-hour admissions and referral line: 888-247-5701


Keller Clinic - Academic support/counseling

43902 Woodward, Suite 110

Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302



Joe Kort and Associates- Sexual issues, behavioral and relationship issues

25600 Woodward Ave, STE 218

Royal Oak, MI 48067



Love, Inc. - Love in the Name of Christ-food, clothes closet, shelter, bill paying, money, car repair, emergency situations to individuals and families that need immediate assistance


Maximum Living Consultants, Inc - bereavement after care

Dr. John D. Canine, President
3604 Clarkston Road

Clarkston, MI 48348
248-814-0706 • 866-540-0047 (toll-free)

Oakland Family Services- mental health or substance abuse treatment, behavioral health services
Central Administration
114 Orchard Lake Road
Pontiac, MI 48341
248-858-7766 or 877-742-8264 (toll-free)
Fax: 248-858-8227

Oakland Family Services
130 Hampton Circle, Suite 100 
Rochester Hills MI 48307
866-903-8955 (toll-free)
Fax: 248-853-0792


Prior Authorization and Central Evaluation (PACE) - substance abuse treatment services for low income/Medicaid residents of Oakland County, all age groups; Appointments are required

250 Elizabeth Lake Road

Suite 1520
Pontiac, MI 48341

248-858-5200 OR 888-350-0900 ext. 85200 (toll-free)


Perspectives of Troy- Christian based counseling, depression, ADD, substance abuse, mental health issues, cutting/self-mutilation
888 W. Big Beaver Ste. 1450
Troy, MI  48084
Fax: 248-244-1330


River's Bend, adults/teens, substance abuse, behavior issues

800 Stephenson Highway

Suite 210

Troy, MI 48083

(248) 585-3239


Rochester Center for Behavioral Medicine – clinical trial for ADHD, teen smoking, psychological evaluations, adults/teens/family/individual/group counseling,

441 South Livernois, Suite 100

Rochester Hills, MI  48307



Sand Castles-Bereavement- grief and loss, family support (must call in order to initiate phone intake and obtain locations)



SEHS Counseling Center
Department of Counseling
Oakland University, School of Education and Human Services (no cost)

456 Pioneer Dr.

Pawley Hall Room 250A

Rochester, MI, 48309-4494
Fax: 248-370-4141


Treeside Psychological Clinic

41 N Lapeer Street

Lake Orion, MI 48362



Triad Associates PC - full range of mental health services

8062 Ortonville Rd.

Clarkston, MI  48348



WillowsEdge Counseling & Art Center - family, adolescents, and young adult counseling

Amanda Gibson

2B S Washington St

Oxofrd, MI 48371


Food / Clothing / Utilities

FISH Oxford-Orion               


A FISH member can be reached 24hr/day for help with food.  No Fee


Lighthouse Emergency Services 

248-920-6100 or 248-920-6000     

46156 Woodward Pontiac, MI 48342

  • Lighthouse North 248-620-6116
  • Emergency Food, Housing, Utility Assistance, Baby Needs


Love, Inc.


Food, Shelter, Bill Paying, Money, Car Repair, Immediate Emergency Situations

Nonprofit, cooperative effort that links churches, volunteers and service agencies and helps to organize their efforts to help those in need.


Oakland Schools Homeless Student Education Program      



Clothing, Supplies, Free and Reduced School Lunches


Salvation Army

469 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. South
Pontiac, MI 48342 

Food and clothing  

Any emergency considered – No Fee Mon-Thurs 9am-11:30am and 1pm-3pm, Fri 9am-11:30am


Community Housing Network


Free foreclosure prevention counseling

Help homeless find housing


Food Assistance Program with the State of Michigan 1877-522-8050 ex. 49925 Lynda Lewis

Families with Financial Need

Resources for Families with Financial Need

Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency 

Variety of services including utilities, food, weatherization (help with home repairs, windows, roof, etc.), when at risk for home eviction, etc.

248-209-2600 or 248-542-5860

196 Cesar E. Chavez
PO Box 430598
Pontiac, MI 48343


Lake Orion United Methodist Church

248-693-6201 Ext 210

140 E Flint St

Lake Orion, MI 48362

Variety of services including school supplies, medicine, eyeglasses, clothing



  • All About Animals                  248-212-0781
  • Humane Society
    248-852-7424 (vet center Rochester Hills)
  • Oakland County Animal Control       248-391-4100

Counseling Services

Counseling Services

Catholic Social Services

248-693-7526 715 N. Lapeer Rd, Lake Orion MI 48362

  • Counseling for anxiety, stress, depression, eating disorders, child/teen behavior issues, family conflict, relationship issues, post-trauma, anger management, grief/loss, alcohol/drug addiction, etc.
  • Limited sliding scale for those experiencing financial hardship, also accepts insurance

Common Ground        

248-456-0909 or 800-231-1127         

(24 hours / 7 days a week)

  • Crisis Counseling, Suicide Prevention, Legal Help, Community Resources
  • Mental health screening and assessment, community resources/referrals, eligibility determination, advocacy and support

Easter Seals

248-451-2900   or 1-866-99 CHILD

1105 N. Telegraph 

Waterford, MI 48328

Crisis intervention, family centered planning, Spanish/Russian counseling, parent education, respite care, psychological and neuropsychological testing, psychiatric evaluation




Domestic and Sexual Assault, treatment and prevention services

Women and children, 24 hour emergency care


Jewish Family Service


25900 Greenfield Rd. #405    Oak Park, MI 48237

  • Adoption, crisis intervention/suicide prevention, depression, divorce, domestic violence, grief & loss, HIV/AIDS, gender issues, interfaith issues, single parenting, special needs parenting, substance abuse, addiction recovery, marital


Oakland Family Services      

  • Sliding Scale, Ability to Pay, Medicaid


130 Hampton Circle #100, Rochester Hills, MI 48307  

  • 114 Orchard Lake Rd, Pontiac, MI 48341    



Oakland University Counseling Center


  • Free, SEHS Counseling Center 250 Pawley Hall,  Rochester, 48309
  • Career Exploration, Stress, Anxiety, Grief and Loss, Depression, Life Transitions, Relationship Issues, Time Management


PACE  (Prior Authorization and Central Evaluation)  

248-858-5200 or 888-350-0900 ext.85200

Eligibility—Oakland County Resident

Medicaid benefit from Oakland County OR low income/no insurance (sliding fee scale)

All age groups, all inclusive care, also substance abuse services


We Can Help Counseling  


Professional Counseling Service 6130 Cochise Drive, West Bloomfield, 48322

  • Accepts DHS and other 3rd party billing including Medicaid HMOs
  • Offers in-home services for youth, adults, and families especially for clients who are homebound, have limited transportation or multiple family members needing services.
  • Anger management, impulse control, decision making skills, conflict resolution, self esteem, assessment testing, communication/cooperation skills, grief and loss, situational depression, stress reduction, coping skills, parenting skills, divorce effects counseling.

Dental Services


Baker College of Auburn Hills Dental Hygiene Clinic         


Routine cleanings $25 per adult and $15 for children 14 and under (including fluoride treatment).

Also reduced prices for X-rays, gum disease treatment, sealants, etc. 


Donated Dental Services       


Provides free dental care to approved applicants who are disabled, elderly, or medically compromised and who have no way to pay for treatment. 

Visits are at the offices of volunteer dentists who donate the treatment


Garry Burnstein Clinic   


45580 Woodward Ave, Pontiac, MI 48341

Underinsured program hours Tues. 9am-12pm, Thurs. 6-9pm

9 a.m-12 p.m. second Saturday of every month

Will have to show proof of income, even though services are at no cost, and photo ID.

Office Hours M-F, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Oakland Community College 

Dental Hygiene Clinic (Highland Lakes Campus)


  • Provides cleanings and x-rays at a low cost. 
  • Open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 8am-4pm (closed for lunch 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
  • It’s a teaching/learning clinic, so appointments will be longer.


Oakland County Dental Services       


  • General dentistry services for low income Oakland County residents who have no dental insurance 
  • Monday through Friday 8:30am-4:30pm 
  • To qualify for this service the qualifications are very similar to MIChild.  No fee to apply.  Once approved, you are referred to a dentist at no cost.


Tri-County Dental Health                 


  • Dental referrals for low-income, Medicaid families, special needs patients, and dental emergencies
  • Location will vary by dentist who provides services.

Medical Care



  • MICHILD is a low-cost health coverage program for children under age 19.

Healthy Kids is a free health coverage program for children under age 19 and pregnant women of any age.


Lake Orion Lion's Club

Nick Coccia 

Vision and Hearing Assistance for Lake Orion or Orion Township residents


St. Joseph Outpatient Clinic  248-858-3069

Sliding Fee


Mercy Place


Free outpatient clinic


McLaren Children’s Clinic

673 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Pontiac, MI

  • $5 sports physicals

Free health care to uninsured including well exams, immunizations, and acute and chronic illnesses.


Prescription Assistance

  • Meijer Stores—free antibiotics
  • Kroger, Sams, Walmart--$4.00 prescriptions besides antibiotics
  • United Way First Call for Help 248-456-8800 or dial 2-1-1
  • Oakland County Prescription Discount Card-No enrollment form, no membership fee and up to 20% savings on prescription drugs.  8 out of 10 pharmacies participate.  1-877-321-2652



Oakland County Community and Home Improvement Division


They will provide a home improvement loan to qualified homeowners and will also provide service to assist you in the home improvement process.  They also provide counseling on other homeowner issues.



  • Charity Motors          888-908-CARS
  • Mother Waddles         313-WADDLES
  • Purple Heart               877-743-1628

Support Groups

ADHD Support GroupFor individuals with ADHD and their family members.  All meetings led by professional therapist.  

Haven Support Line, 248-334-1274

Adolescent Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse, Adult Sexual Assault & Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Assault Support Groups

801 Vanguard Dr

Pontiac, MI 48341

Michigan AIDS Hotline 800-872-AIDS 

Alanon/Alateen Family Groups:  248-706-1020

Alcoholics Anonymous: For meeting days, times & locations in Oakland County 248-332-3521

Alliance for the Mentally Ill: North Oakland contact 248-706-0591 OR 248-557-6440 

Bereavement Support Groups

  • Self-help groups for people going through the bereavement/grieving process.

Michigan Hospice & Palliative Care Organization 517-668-6396 


Bereavement (Compassionate Friends- Troy): 7-9:00PM on the third Thursday of the month

St. Paul's Methodist Church, 620 Romeo Street, Rooms 128 & 129, Rochester


Birth Control/Pregnancy, STD

Oakland Primary Health Services 248-322-6747 46156 Woodward Ave, Pontiac, MI 48346

Problem Pregnancy Center 248-969-2177
46156 Woodward Ave, Pontiac, MI 48346

Cancer Support Groups:  American Cancer Society for support group meeting times and locations.

Child Abuse and Neglect

Protective Services 855-444-3911


Community Mental Health Services; Helpline Resource/Crisis

800-231-1127 OR 248-858-1210


Crisis Assessment- psychiatric, substance abuse treatment

Havenwyck Hospital – inpatient services and evaluations

1525 University Dr

Auburn Hills MI 48326



Crittenton Hospital

1101 West University Dr

Rochester Hills, MI


Common Ground - Crisis Resource Center

Doctors Hospital, Seminole Building, Suite 100
1200 N Telegraph Road
Pontiac, MI  48341


Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance: Peer-led support groups. For meeting times/locations in Auburn Hills, Rochester Hills, Royal Oak


Domestic Violence/Rape


248-334-1274 (24-hr support)

877-922-1274 (toll free)


Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender National Help Center: A non-profit, tax-exempt organization that is dedicated to meeting the needs of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community and those questioning their sexual orientation and gender identity. 800-246-7743 

*Online support chat

Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG): Groups for parents of Gay & Lesbian loved ones; gays, lesbians, bisexuals, straight or gay spouses also welcome. 248-656-2875 



Pontiac 248-858-5416 

Toll free 1-888-350-0900 ext. 85416.

HIV Trainings are provided by the Oakland County Health Division Office of Substance Abuse 248-975-9739

HIV/Aids Referral 1-800-872-2437


Immunizations- Oakland County Department of Human Services

248-858-1305 (Pontiac/North Oakland area)  


Kleptomaniacs and Shoplifters Anonymous:

Terry 248-358-8508


Legal Help

Common Ground 248-456-0909


Narcotics Anonymous



Stop Smoking (Freshstart):

American Cancer Society 1-800-ACS-2345 

Tobacco Control Research Branch of the National Cancer Institute 

SmokeFree offers an online step-by-step cessation guide, local and state telephone quit lines, NCI's national telephone quitline, NCI's instant messaging service and publications.

Survivors of Suicide Support Groups

Suicide Information & Prevention