Resources for Those in Need 2019
Oakland County, MI – Here is a list of resources for shelter, food, medical care and more. This list will be updated if other resources are found. If you know of any please email email@example.com.
Welcome Inn—Covenant Presbyterian Church
21575 W Ten Mile Rd, Southfield 48075 (248) 677-8757.
Open December 19 through March 17. Hours: Mon-Fri 6:30am – 8pm. Food, shelter, showers, laundry, computers and telephone access.
South Oakland Shelter 18505 W. 12 Mile Rd, Lathrup Village (248) 809-3773 Call Sunday through Friday at 10 AM for possible intake. Lodging, food pantry, clothing closet, case management, health services, and laundry.
35 E. Huron St. Pontiac MI 48342 1-855-435-7424.
Providing emergency food, shelter and clothing to the homeless in the community.
Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries
(313) 993-4700. DRMM provides emergency, transition-al and permanent shelter.
Food: Groceries and Meals
Focus: HOPE 1355 Oakman Blvd, Detroit (313) 494-4600 Food and basic needs.
Open Hands: St. John’s Episcopal Church Emergency Food Pantry 26998 Woodward, Royal Oak (248) 546-1255 Phone first. Must present photo ID showing Oakland County residence. Mondays: 12:30pm – 2:45pm. Saturdays: 9:30am-11:45am. The pantry will be closed on the following dates: December 24, 26, 31. January 2.
Salvation Army 3015 N. Main St., Royal Oak, (248) 585-5600 Monday to Friday: 8:30 AM—12:00 PM, 1:00 PM—4:30 PM
South Oakland Community Lunch Program Genesis: The Church. 309 N. Main, Royal Oak Call for dates. (248) 542-2266
St. Mary’s Rectory 730 S. Lafayette (corner of Lincoln), Royal Oak Must be Royal Oak resident, show photo ID. Mon, Tues & Thurs: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Yad Ezra 2850 W. 11 Mile, Berkley (248) 548-3663 Must show photo ID, proof of income, and Social Security card for each member of the household. Mondays & Wednesdays: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Tuesdays & Thursdays: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Zion Lutheran Church Food Pantry 143 Albany, Ferndale (248) 398-5510 Photo ID and registration coupon required. 3rd Wednesday of the month. 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM.
Saint Paul Lutheran Church
202 E. Fifth St., Royal Oak (248) 541-0613
Food Pantry for low income individuals and families on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month. Hours: 9 AM to 11 Am. And 1 PM to3 PM. Must present driver’s license or photo ID.
Renaissance Vineyard Church 1841 Pinecrest, Ferndale Food pantry by appointment: (248) 545-4664
Royal Oak First United Methodist Church Sack Lunch Program 320 W. 7th, Royal Oak (248) 541-4100 Sack lunches and hot lunches offered : Monday – Friday: 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
The Carpenter’s House Church – Christ’s Cupboard Food Pantry
Holly, MI – 48442
Neighbor for Neighbor
St. Rita Catholic Parish – St. Vincent de Paul
Holly, MI – 48442
First Baptist Church of Holly
Holly, MI – 48442
Center of Hope
3015 N. Main St., Royal Oak (248) 585-5600
By appointment only. Food pantry, utility assistance, clothing, furniture, rent/mortgage assistance, shelter and holiday assistance. Assistance based on need. Photo ID, proof of income, and other documentation required. Mon, Wed, Thurs: 8:30am—12:00pm; 1:00pm-4:30pm. Tues: 10:00am-12:00pm; 1:00pm-4:30pm.
Meals on Wheels
Cares of Farmington Hills
Common Ground Shelter for Runaway Youth
1222 S. Washington, Royal Oak (248) 547-2260. 1(800) 231-1127. Short –term shelter for runaway and homeless youths aged 10-17. Counselling and substance abuse education available. No court wards; voluntary program: parental consent required. Call first.
St. Mary’s Rectory 730 S. Lafayette (corner of Lincoln), Royal Oak. Food pantry and clothing closet. Must be a Royal Oak resident and show photo ID. No phone calls. Mon, Tues & Thurs : 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Salvation Army 3015 N. Main (near 13 Mile), Royal Oak (248) 585-5600 Mon, Wed, Thurs: 8:30AM– 12:00PM; Tues: 10:00AM-12:00PM ; 1:00PM– 4:30PM By Appointment Only
Royal Oak First United Methodist Church
Call (248) 541-4100
Free clothing closet—Last Monday of every month. 10:30 AM –11:30 AM.
Lighthouse of Oakland County
Call (248) 920-6100 ext. 2200
Offers emergency food, housing, medical, utility help to those in need.
Community Housing Network
One stop shop with answers to housing questions for peo-ple facing a housing crisis, people with disabilities, and those who are homeless.
Catholic Charities of Southeast MI
1424 East 11 Mile Road Royal Oak. Call (855)882-2736 for information about programs and services.
The Metropolitan Detroit Diaper Bank
(313)478-4420 Providing infant, children and senior citizen diapers for those who qualify.
(248) 334-1274 (staffed crisis line) (877) 922-1274 (toll free) (248) 334-1284 (business number) 24 hour assistance for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. www.haven-oakland.org
Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency South
Call for assistance. Must live in Oakland County.
(248) 542-5860. www.olhsa.org
Call 2-1-1. For information and resources on health care, child care, prescription expense assistance , food, utility assistance and more. www.211.unitedwaysem.org
(248) 334-1274 (Staffed crisis line)
(877) 922-1274 (toll free)
(248) 334-1284 (business number)
24 hour assistance for victims of domestic abuse and sexual assault. www.Haven-Oakland.org