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Blueprint for Successful Aging Report Shows Needs of Oakland County Seniors

December 13th 2021

Physical and electronic versions of the blueprint will be provided to local stakeholders including administration, senior centers and libraries. 

Hungry for a Slice? Here are 29 Pizza Choices in Oakland County

December 11th 2021

Metro Detroit has some amazing locally-owned pizza choices, and we’ve had the chance to try a nice variety of them.

Dec 7, 8 & 9 – Oakland County Mental Health Counseling & Resource Events

December 6th 2021

The Oakland Cares Mental Health Counseling & Resource Events will be in various locations to make it accessible to residents throughout the county.

Older Driver Safety Awareness Week Tips and Resources

December 6th 2021

SEMCOG’s Regional Forecast projects that the number of people age 65 and older will grow substantially, by 67% from 2015 to 2045.

Minimum Wage Goes Up In Michigan Starting Jan. 1

December 2nd 2021

Michigan’s Improved Workforce Opportunity Wage Act of 2018 establishes the annual schedule and increases.

Several Oakland County School Districts Closed Thursday Due to Threats

December 1st 2021

Several Metro Detroit area school districts have opted to close school on Thursday, with some closing Friday as well.

OCHN Shares Resources for Dealing with Crisis

November 30th 2021

Oakland Community Health Network (OCHN) is releasing tips for families and individuals to manage stress or trauma associated with a local crisis, such as the recent shooting in Oxford, Michigan.

MML #2 – Beyond Diversity: Understanding and Leveraging Inclusion

November 22nd 2021

“Diversity without inclusion is just for optics,” said Steve Robbins of Steve Robbins and Associates.  “You gotta do the Inclusion piece before you can leverage the value of diversity.”

Upcoming Events in Oakland County

November 19th 2021

Here are upcoming events in Oakland County. Email event information to editor@oc115.com for consideration.

Nov 18-19 –Area Agency on Aging 1-B Hosting Listening Sessions about Senior Needs

November 14th 2021

“We want to hear about priorities and needs of older adults and caregivers in our community,” says Katie Wendel, director of Planning and Advocacy.