New Annual Report Available for Online Viewing New Annual Report Available for Online Viewing

Common Ground’s 2011-12 Annual Report has been published and is now available to view online.  Supporters should receive their copy in the mail in the next week or so.   Take a few moments to get up to speed on the agency’s activities in the last year, including  updates on finances, programs... Read More

Next Survivor’s of Homicide Support Group Set for February 20 Next Survivor’s of Homicide Support Group Set for February 20

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 20, 2013 and... Read More

Legacy Society Legacy Society

Multiple Year Giving Program Helps Agency Build Solid Financial Foundation Common Ground is grateful to all who support us—whether it is giving their time, or sharing their talents and treasure, donors provide Common Ground the ability to help people move from crisis to hope. They help us carry out... Read More

Agency Offers Mental Health First Aid Training to the Community Agency Offers Mental Health First Aid Training to the Community

Recent tragedies have prompted meaningful discussions about mental health issues and how to get care and treatment to those who need it before a situation turns into a crisis. The stigma surrounding mental illness often prevents people from seeking help or even acknowledging that they need help.  When... Read More

Common Ground  Seeks Kitchen Supplies for New Wellness Program Common Ground Seeks Kitchen Supplies for New Wellness Program

Common Ground understands the importance of integrating physical and mental wellness.  In fact, wellness is one of the agency’s core values.  That’s why Common Ground is launching the Wellness Through Food program for the people it serves. Board member Rita Patel, who is a health coach... Read More

Make A Difference Program Honors Common Ground Make A Difference Program Honors Common Ground

Genisys Credit Union, in partnership with the Detroit Pistons, recently selected Common Ground as an honoree of its Making a Difference program.  Part of the recognition included highlighting Common Ground’s youth programs in a video, which was shot at the Sanctuary.  Volunteers, staff members... 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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