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

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New Survivors of Homicide Victims’ Support Group Dates! New Survivors of Homicide Victims’ Support Group Dates!

This FREE ten-session group features structured topics and guest speakers to provide support to those facing the loss of a loved one due to homicide.  This is a closed group after the second session so prior registration is helpful to ensure cohesiveness.  The new group begins February 8, 2017 and meets every Wednesday from 7 p.m. until […]

Legal Clinic Holiday Closures Legal Clinic Holiday Closures

The evening session of the Legal Clinic will be closed on Tuesday December 27, 2016 and Tuesday January 3, 2017. Please inform all callers to the crisis line seeking legal services or any other contacts through other means.
However, please note that the clinic will be open for the morning session, at the Oakland County Law […]

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 […]

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