What we do


For 40 years, Common Ground has been dedicated to helping youths, adults and families in crisis. The agency provides a lifeline for runaway and homeless youths, families in crisis, victims of crime, people with mental illness and others in critical situations.

Common Ground serves more than 40,000 individuals per year through various programs and is supported by state and federal grants and contracts, individual and corporate contributions, the Oakland County Community Mental Health Authority and United Way for Southeastern Michigan.

Common Ground News

New Schedule Set for “Becoming a Love and Logic Parent” New Schedule Set for “Becoming a Love and Logic Parent”

Support group helps parents and children.

Save the Date: 2015 Parent Conference & Resource Fair Save the Date: 2015 Parent Conference & Resource Fair

Free conference to support families scheduled for March and April.

2015 Crisis to Hope Mission Tour Schedule Now Available 2015 Crisis to Hope Mission Tour Schedule Now Available

Learn all about Common Ground’s programs and services during a one-hour “tour” of the agency’s mission.

Heather Rae Appointed New CEO of Common Ground Heather Rae Appointed New CEO of Common Ground

The board of Trustees of Common Ground has announced the appointment of Heather Rae as the new chief executive officer.

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