An Intern’s Experience Working at Common Ground An Intern’s Experience Working at Common Ground

Walking into the Telegraph Administration Building for the first time since I interviewed, I was admittedly a little nervous.  Though I had interned before, I was new to the environment of a non-profit agency.   As it turns out, the day could not have served as a better introduction to the agency,... Read More

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Common Ground Salutes Fallen Warrior Common Ground Salutes Fallen Warrior

Gabriel Werba, former board member and longtime supporter of Common Ground passed away recently after a brief illness.  He played a key role in defining the vision, direction and longevity of the agency.   Volunteers are the foundation upon which Common Ground was built more than 40 years ago. ... Read More

November is National Runaway Prevention Month November is National Runaway Prevention Month

It’s National Runaway Prevention Month!At Common Ground, the Sanctuary’s 3-week residential program helps youths avoid running away by giving them a safe environment while working to reunify them with their families.  Another residential program, A Step Forward, provides transitional living... Read More

The Fall Newsletter Is Now Available The Fall Newsletter Is Now Available

The Fall edition of In Touch, Common Ground’s community newsletter, is now available in print and online. Some of the informative articles in this issue include:   Second Annual Circle of Hope Breakfast Engages Community Special Gift Made by Clients a Hit with Breakfast Attendees CG Staffer... Read More

Common Ground News

No Legal Clinic Sessions on 11/22 and 11/24 No Legal Clinic Sessions on 11/22 and 11/24

Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday, there will be no legal clinic sessions this week. Next week, the clinic will resume normal operations.
Have a great holiday!

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day is November 19th International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day is November 19th

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day  is an annual community gathering that brings together suicide loss survivors seeking comfort and understanding as well as individuals seeking to share stories of healing and hope. The program starts at 10 a.m. with a welcoming from Karen Marshall of American Indian Health and Family Services. There will be […]

Community Resource Day is November 16th Community Resource Day is November 16th

Community Resource Day (CRD) is an annual event that brings together over 40 local non-profit organizations, businesses, civic groups, and local government to provide vital resources for those at-risk or experiencing homelessness in our community. Transportation will be provided at designated sites including in Pontiac. Last year the event served over 200 individuals in our […]

Oakland County Youth Suicide Prevention Community Forum Oakland County Youth Suicide Prevention Community Forum

Please join the Oakland County Youth Suicide Prevention Task Force on Friday May 20 from 8:30 am – 12:00 pm for a Community Forum. Click HERE to register.

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