(313) 881 - 6900

Community Links

State of Michigan and County Health Departments

Providers of community health education and materials on various topics by county. Please contact your local health department for information about available service.

Michigan Department of Community Health
Capitol View Building
201 Townsend Street
Lansing, MI 48913
http://www.michigan.gov/mdch
(517) 373-3740

Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion
(City Health Department)
Herman Kieffer Health Complex
1151 Taylor
Detroit, MI 48202
http://www.dethealth.org
(313) 876-4000

Macomb County Health Department
43525 Elizabeth Road
Mt. Clemens, MI 48043
http://www.macombcountymi.gov/publichealth
(586) 469-5235

Oakland County Health Department
1200 North Telegraph, Building 36 East
Pontiac, MI 48341
http://www.oakgov.com/health
(248) 424-7172

Wayne County Health Department
22020 Van Born Road
Wayne, MI 48184
http://www.waynecounty.com/hhSvcs
(734) 727-7000

Family Resources

Coalition on Temporary Shelter (COTS)
Provides emergency housing, food, case management and literacy services to those in need in Michigan
26 Peterboro
Detroit, MI 48201
http://www.cotsdetroit.org
(313) 831-3777

Poison Control Center | Children’s Hospital of Michigan
For advice on possible poisoning, toxic substance or any other environmental hazard emergency, you can call us toll-free, 24 hours a day, seven days a week to talk to one of the nurses, pharmacists or doctors at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Regional Poison Control Center

https://www.childrensdmc.org/for-parents/health-advocacy/poison-control-center
1-800-222-1222

Child Abuse and Neglect Countil of Oakland County, Inc.
Abuse prevention education program for families with children ages 5 to 11.
44765 Woodward Ave.
Pontiac, MI 48341
http://www.carehouse.org
(248) 332-7173

Children’s Hospital of Michigan
Supports multiple programs, such as an adolescent social work and a poison control center for children of all ages.
3901 Beaubien
Detroit, MI 48201
http:///www.chmkids.org
(313) 745-KIDS (313-745-5437)

Links to Other Health-Related Sites

Center for Disease Control
CDC has been dedicated to protecting health and promoting quality of life through the prevention and control of disease, injury, and disability.
1600 Clifton Rd
Atlanta, GA 30333

http://www.cdc.org
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636)

The American Heart Association of Southeast Michigan
The local branch of the AHA, specializing in the education and prevention of heart disease and stroke, healthy lifestyle education for adults and children, CPR and First Aid courses.
24445 Northwestern Hwy, Suite 100
Southfield, MI 48075
http://www.americanheart.org
(248) 827-4214

American Dietetic Association
Provides information about healthy eating to achieve optimal health.
120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
http://www.eatright.org
(800) 877-1600

Safety and Emergency Preparedness Resources

Safety Council of Southeast Michigan
Provides safety information, education and training to members of the community.
43636 Woodward Ave. Suite 100A
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
http://www.safetycouncilsemi.org
(800) 263-7130

Substance Abuse Resources

Prevention Network of Southeast Michigan (specializing in smoking cessation)
A statewide organization specializing in substance abuse prevention
P.O. Box 4458
East Lansing, MI 48826
http://www.preventionnetwork.org
(800) 968-4968

The Agape Center
Provides a web-based listing of substance abuse treatment facilities.
http://www.theagapecenter.com/Treatment-Centers/Michigan.htm