Summer Resources & Program Information

 

  • Know someone with limited resources who is choosing between food and other necessities? The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) helps eligible individuals and families.  Please click on the SNAP link for more information.

 

  • Macomb County has a number of locations offering free preschool.  Click on the Free Preschool Flyer link for information and locations.

 

  • Fifth Third Bank is having a FREE Healthy Lifestyle and Financial Empowerment Resource Fair on Thursday, September 1st from 10 am – 3 pm in Mt. Clemens.  For more information, click on the Resource Fair link.

 

  • Annual Camp PEACE Prevention Rally on Friday, August 12th at Winans Academy in Detroit.  For location and more information click on the Camp PEACE Prevention Rally link.

 

  • As we enter into the last month of the summer, we are expecting a few days with temperatures reaching into the 90s and a heat index nearing 100.  The combination of hot temps and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat related illnesses are possible.    Please click on the Extreme Heat link to learn how to stay safe in the summer heat.     For a list of cooling centers near you, please click on the Cooling Centers link.

 

  • A free workshop on the principles of positive behavior interventions and support is being help on Tuesday, September 20th from 9 am to 11:45 am in Clinton Township. For more information and to register, click on the Behavior Interventions and Support link.

 

 

  • Resources available for those in need of clothing and diapers.  Click on the Clothing & Diapers link for location and additional information.

 

  • Free healthy food to fuel your summer!  Mondays – Fridays from 11:45 am – 12:15 pm at Lighthouse of Oakland County.  Click on the Meet Up & Eat Up link for location information.

 

  • Your old bikes can open doors.  Bring your bikes that are collecting dust, but in good riding condition, to us and we will provide them to the homeless in the community.  For more information, please click on the Bikes for the Homeless link. For information on how this program helps the homeless, click on the Bikes for the Homeless Brochure.

 

  • Click on the $30 Food Package link for information on food packages for children through the summer months.  Click on the Food Package link for information about the Summer EBT for Children – a program in which you could receive $90 in groceries per child this summer.

 

  • Everyone is welcome to the Block Party on Friday, August 12th from 1 pm – 5 pm. Food, fun and activities for all.  Click on the Block Party link for more information.

 

  • Community Health Fair in Taylor on Wednesday, August 10th from noon until 4 pm.  Click on the Health Fair link for more information.

 

 

 

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