Common Ground

Common Ground provides a lifeline for individuals and families in crisis, victims of crime, persons with mental illness, people trying to cope with critical situations and runaway and homeless youths. Helping people in need for more than 40 years, Common Ground serves more than 70,000 individuals per year. The majority of services are free of charge and 93 percent of every dollar received goes to direct service.

Experiencing a personal or family crisis or know someone who is?
We can help. Call our 24-hour Crisis and Resource Hotline at 1.800.231.1127 for free and confidential counseling, information and referrals.
  • Common Ground News

    Crisis Residential Unit has New Home Crisis Residential Unit has New Home

    Facility on Hendrie Street in Royal Oak is now closed. Those seeking service should call 800-231-1127.

    2012-13 Annual Report Now Available 2012-13 Annual Report Now Available

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    Register Now for Next MHFA Training Register Now for Next MHFA Training

    Do you live in Oakland, Macomb or Wayne County? The MHFA training course is FREE until September 30!

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    Mental Health News

    Stress, Depression May Boost Stroke Risk, Study Finds

    Anger didn't seem to have an effect, researchers noted.

    Kids With ADHD More Likely to Abuse Drugs: Analysis

    But researchers also found that medications used to treat disorder not part of increased risk.

    Health Tip: Communicate With an ADHD Child

    Shouting doesn't help

    No Sign That ADHD Meds Raise Suicide Risk: Study

    'Rigorous' Swedish research compared behavior when patients were on or off the stimulant drugs.