Resources for those in Need 2020

Resources for Those in Need 2020

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


Welcome Inn – Monday – Friday, 7a – 7p ​ 248.850.3219 ​ 1717 W 13 Mile Rd Royal Oak, MI 48073

Lighthouse (South Oakland Shelter)

Pontiac Office:
46156 Woodward Avenue
Pontiac, MI 48342

Clarkston Office:
5850 Dixie Hwy
Clarkston, MI, 48346
248-920-6000 x4403

South Oakland Shelter
18505 W. 12 Mile Rd.
Lathrup Village, MI 48076
248-920-6000 x5500

Grace Centers of Hope


35 East Huron Street Pontiac, MI 48342

Hope Warming Center

249 Baldwin, Pontiac

(248) 499-7345

Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries

(313) 993-4700

Common Ground Shelter (Youth)

Community Housing Network

(866) 282-3119


Food: Groceries and Meals

Focus: HOPE

Westside Food Center 1300 Oakman Blvd, Detroit

Eastside Food Center 9151 Chalmers, Detroit

Open Hands Food Pantry, St. John’s Episcopal Church, 26998 Woodward, Royal Oak

Salvation Army, Royal Oak

St. Mary’s, Royal Oak

Yad Ezra,  2850 W Eleven Mile Rd, Berkley, MI 48072

Zion Lutheran Church Food Pantry, 143 Albany, Ferndale (248) 398-5510

Renaissance Vineyard Church, 1841 Pinecrest, Ferndale (248) 545-4664

The Carpenter’s House Church, 2740 Grange Hall Road, Fenton

Neighbor for Neighbor, 495 Broadway, Davisburg, Michigan 48350

First Baptist Church of Holly, 15030 N. Holly Rd. Holly, MI 48442

Meals on Wheels

Cares of Farmington Hills

Ortonville Community Emergency Fund

Lakeview Community Church Food Pantry, Goodrich


Brandon’s Community Closet, Ortonville

St. Mary’s, Royal Oak

Salvation Army, Royal Oak

St. Johns, Royal Oak

Catholic Charities of Southeast MI, Royal Oak, Southfield, Auburn Hills

Other Resources

Haven, 24 hour assistance for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

OLHSA, 196 Cesar Chavez, Pontiac.

United Way, Call 2-1-1. For information and resources on health care, child care, prescription expense assistance , food, utility assistance and more.

Financial Services Through Oakland County:

One-on-One Financial Counseling.

Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention.

0% interest forgivable loans to help homeowners catch up on past due property tax or mortgage payments.


FernCare Free Clinic
751 E. 9 Mile Rd., Ste. 2
Ferndale 48220
MAPI Clinic
28235 Southfield Rd.
Southfield, 48076
Burnstein Community Health Clinic
45580 Woodward Ave.
Pontiac, 48341
Cork Town Healthcare,
1726 Howard Street,
Oakland County Health Division, Southfield & Pontiac

    Oakland County Nurse On-Call: 1-800-848-5533

Oakland County Service Center: 248-858-1000

Disaster Distress Hotline: 1-800-985-5990

Crisis Textline: TEXT “HOME” TO 741741

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Veteran Crisis Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

The Trevor Project – TrevorLifeLine: 1-866-488-7386

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