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

Mark Your Calendars:  41st Annual Birmingham Street Art Fair is Sept. 19-20 Mark Your Calendars: 41st Annual Birmingham Street Art Fair is Sept. 19-20

Join us for a weekend of fun that raises funds to help support our programs and services!

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

Contact Crisis Volunteer coordinator Melissa Hope for information at 248-451-2614.

Certified Peers Provide Support to People on Journey to Recovery Certified Peers Provide Support to People on Journey to Recovery

Peer support is about getting help from someone who has been there. Peers share with one another their experiences, strength and hope–a powerful combination for recovery.

The Next Chapter– Check Out CG’s 2013-14 Annual Report The Next Chapter– Check Out CG’s 2013-14 Annual Report

New Common Ground CEO Heather Rae takes over September 27, 2015.

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