Resources - Emergency Needs
Phone: (313) 964-5070
Detroit Housing Commission
Phone: (313) 877-8000
Detroit Non-Profit Housing Association
Phone: (313) 972-1111
Detroit Rescue Mission Ministry
Detroit, MO 48206
Phone: (313) 883-5614
*Is a six month to two year program designed to meet the needs of homeless women (with or without children). This program provides a safe, clean, nurturing environment where women are able to determine the primary and secondary reasons why they are homeless and address those issues. The goal of the program is to address the individualís needs and help them to resolve the reasons for homelessness, enabling them to become independent and establish themselves and their families as productive, self-sufficient members of the community.
Macomb Coalition for Emergency Shelter
P.O. Box 856
Mt. Clemens, MO 48046-0856
Phone: (586) 783-0916
*Advocacy group for placement services
Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA)
Detroit: (313) 456-3540
Outside Detroit: (800) 552-1183
MSHDA provides financial and technical assistance through public and private partnerships to create and preserve safe and decent affordable housing.
The Michigan Housing Locator is Michigan's primary source for marketing affordable housing.
North Bloomfield Properties
Phone: (248) 366-8484
*Provides a list of rental properties for low-income individuals.
Oakland County Housing/ Counseling
Phone: (248) 858-5402
*Tenants rights advocacy, information and resources related to housing, first time buyer clinics and mortgage counseling.
Pontiac Housing Commission
Phone: (248) 338-4551
*Section 8 Housing Office and voucher program
Travelerís Aid Society
Contact: Richard Anderson
Phone: (313) 962-6740
*Provides emergency and crisis assistance to people moving into, out of or within metropolitan Detroit.
United Community Housing Coalition
Phone: (313) 963-3310
United Way Community Services 24/7 helpline
Home Phone: 211; Cell Phone: 1-800-552-1183
Wayne County Neighborhood Legal Services
Phone: (313) 964-1975