Board Leadership

Board of Trustees
Kay White, Chair
Doug Wright, Chair-Elect
Judy Christie, Secretary
Laurie Marshall, Treasurer
Cathy McNamara, Immediate Past Chair

Barbara Belkiewicz
Gary Dembs
Eric Dobrusin
Fred Fechheimer
Myron Frasier
Eric Hawkins 
Bob Horstman
Paula Jorne
James Kohlenberg, M.D.
Darren Lubbers, PhD
Lisa Mason
Sharon R. McMurray
Gregory Moore
Rita Patel
Gary Robb
Chris Ruen
Al Sasson
Nicole Sherard-Freeman
Colette Stimmell
Kathy Walgren
Kevin B. Williams
Advisory Board
Maggie Allesee
Richard Astrein
Sheriff Michael Bouchard
Edith S. Briskin
Jerry Cavellier 
Joe Donovan
John Erb
Maxine Frankel
Eugene Hartwig
Howard Hertz
Helen Holmes
Rita Margherio
Hon. Fred Mester
Jerome Moceri
Hubert Price
John Roberts
Shelley Roberts
Hon. Edward Sosnick

Common Ground News

Common Ground Saving Taxpayers Money Common Ground Saving Taxpayers Money

Common Ground saves taxpayers’ money by providing other options for people that require mental health services. 40% of adults with mental illness are arrested at some point in their life – almost half of them had not committed a crime! In 2015, Common Ground helped 431 people avoid unnecessary incarceration and thus, saved Oakland County […]

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!

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