Updated Support Group Meeting Schedule Now Available Updated Support Group Meeting Schedule Now Available

Common Ground hosts the Survivors of Suicide Loss Open Support Group on the first and third Mondays of the month (unless there is a national holiday or inclement weather).  The group begins at 7 pm and is held at the Resource & Crisis Center at 1200 N. Telegraph Rd., Building 32E in Pontiac.  To... Read More

2015 Birmingham Street Art Fair 2015 Birmingham Street Art Fair

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Fall, 2015 Volunteer Crisis Training Schedule Now Available Fall, 2015 Volunteer Crisis Training Schedule Now Available

  Saturday, September 19                    *Introduction/Communication Skills                       9:00am- 5:00pm Thursday, September 24                  *Crisis Theory                                   ... Read More

2016 Crisis to Hope Mission Tour Schedule Now Available 2016 Crisis to Hope Mission Tour Schedule Now Available

Take a closer look at the many life-changing programs & services Common Ground offers to the community, through stories and testimonials. Learn why Common Ground was named the Best Managed Non-Profit by Crain’s Detroit! This informative and inspirational program will be the best hour of your day!... Read More

Updated Schedule of SOS Support Group Sessions Now Available Updated Schedule of SOS Support Group Sessions Now Available

Common Ground’s Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Groups provide outreach, support and information to those who have lost a loved one to suicide.  The Open Group provides comfort, strength and hope in an open group setting with fellow survivors and trained peer facilitators. This group meets the... Read More

Consumer Advisory Council Meetings Consumer Advisory Council Meetings

Common Ground’s Consumer Advisory Council (CAC) meets the first Wednesday of each month from 11am-1pm at the Resource and Crisis Center.  Guests are welcome.  Please call Sean Sylvester at 248-451-3789 for more information.   Wednesday, May 7 Wednesday, June 4 Wednesday, July 2 Wednesday,... Read More

Next Session of Support Group Begins in March Next Session of Support Group Begins in March

The next ten-week session of the Survivors of Homicide Victims Support Group is set to begin March 19.  The support group will meet every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. at Common Ground’s Resource & Crisis Center located on the Oakland County Campus in building 32E at 1200 N. Telegraph Rd. in Pontiac.   This... Read More

Birmingham Street Art Fair Birmingham Street Art Fair

Common Ground’s major fundraiser is scheduled for Saturday, September 21 -Sunday, September 22, 2013 in downtown Birmingham along Old Woodward Ave.  It will feature the artwork of more than 160 artists from across the country and a silent auction, which will benefit Common Ground.  To volunteer... Read More

Fundraisers Fundraisers

     Legacy of Hope Breakfast Benefit–Visit this site again soon for information about Common Ground’s Legacy of Hope Breakfast Benefit for 2015!  Read More →

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myStrength App from Oakland County Community Mental Health Authority myStrength App from Oakland County Community Mental Health Authority

We all struggle with our moods at times. Anxious or depressive thoughts can weigh us down. Some of us may struggle with drugs or alcohol. Seeking help and focusing on your mental health is important.
Now you can use web and mobile tools to help you get better and stay mentally strong.
myStrength is confidential – just […]

InTouch Fall 2015 Edition InTouch Fall 2015 Edition

Sometimes, when individuals arrive at Common Ground for help during a mental health crisis, their only expectation is to be hospitalized. But according to Lynne Stillwell, associate manager of OACIS, the agency offers much more than that.

In fact, Common Ground provides a broad continuum of programs and services that are designed especially to help individuals learn to manage their own challenges, develop coping strategies and continue to live independently in the community.

Common Ground Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement Common Ground Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement

Common Ground Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement
 Pledges to Expand the Hours of Operation for Crisis Text Service
 BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI, NOVEMBER 23, 2015 – Common Ground has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. This year, Common […]

Common Ground Welcomes New CEO Heather Rae Common Ground Welcomes New CEO Heather Rae

Rae will help Common Ground continue to grow and innovate.

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