Next Survivors of Homicide Victims’ Support Group Dates! Next 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 March 23, 2016 and... Read More

Parent Information and Resource Center Parent Information and Resource Center

  Resource & Crisis Center Map Conferences & Training Helping Behaviorally Challenging Students Workshop Positive Behavior Supports Training Educational Support Types of Learning Disabilities Special Ed Timelines OS Guide To Services Modified Music-ation Resources Open Support Group... Read More

Crisis Residential Unit Serving Adults Crisis Residential Unit Serving Adults

Common Ground’s Crisis Residential Unit serving adults provides a short-term (1-14 days) alternative to inpatient psychiatric hospitalization for people agreeing to actively participate in a recovery oriented treatment environment.  Services include psychiatric medication review, group therapy,... Read More

Oakland Crisis Intervention & Recovery Team (OCIRT) Oakland Crisis Intervention & Recovery Team (OCIRT)

  Oakland Crisis Intervention & Recovery Team (OCIRT) provides recovery oriented, trauma informed crisis intervention to those requiring/desiring additional supports between the crisis and the onset of treatment. This service is provided to Community Mental Health eligible persons in Oakland... Read More

Victim Assistance Program Victim Assistance Program

Common Ground’s Victim Assistance Program provides 24-hour access to counselors and advocates for victims of crime, domestic and sexual abuse and workplace violence.  Assistance includes on-site advocacy, death notification, personal protection order assistance and accompaniment of victims to hospitals,... 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

Support Groups Support Groups

Love & Logic Support Group – Six week program for parents of teens and pre-teens that combines discussion, video, support and guest speakers. Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group– Provides outreach, support and information to those who have lost a loved one to suicide.  We provide... Read More

SaYes Theatre Troupe SaYes Theatre Troupe

SaYes Theatre Troupe is a prevention based theater program comprised of trained peer mentors ages 15-25.  The SaYes Theater Troupe does performances on issues facing children, teens, young adults and families.  Topics include, but are not limited to:  peer pressure, bullying, teasing, substance abuse,... Read More

Counseling Program Counseling Program

Common Ground offers out-patient and in-home counseling for individuals and families with 10-17 year olds for up to three months, with the goal of helping families draw on their own resources and abilities to get through a crisis.  To find out more about counseling services, call our 24-hour  Resource... Read More

Graduated Apartment Program Graduated Apartment Program

Common Ground’s Graduated Apartment Program provides homeless adults 18-23, with housing subsidies and supportive services for up to two years.  The program is designed to reach each client where they are and help them develop a greater level of self-sufficiency, interpersonal skills and housing... Read More

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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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