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Resources - Parent/Family/Child Resources

Child Care

 

Child Care Aware
Phone: (800) 424-2246
*They are a clearinghouse and referral service for childcare services.
WWW.CHILDCAREAWARE.ORG/EN/

Child Day Care Licensing/ MI Department of Human Services
State Office: (866) 685-0006

Michiganís Child Development and Care Program
*The CDC Program is a section of Michiganís Department of Human Services working to help low-income families pay for child care while parents work, attend high school, or are receiving medical treatment. Check the website to see if you qualify.
http://www.michigan.gov/childcare

Macomb County


Child Care Coordinating Council
Macomb County 4C: (586) 469-6993 or (800) 621-8661
*4C provides resource and referral information, technical assistance, and consultation, child development and family life education, cooperative planning, community linkages, collaboration training, analysis of public policies and legislation, as well as emergency child care assistance.
http://macombcountymi.gov/msuextension

Oakland County


Oakland Family Services
Phone:  (248) 858-7766
*A wealth of Family Services, the following website includes useful information and resources 
http://www.oaklandfamilyservices.com

Oakland County Child Care Coordinating Council
Phone:  (248) 681-9192
http://www.oaklandchild.care.org

Washtenaw County


Child Care Network
Phone:  (734) 975-1840; (800) 777-2861
http://www.childcare.network.org

Family Support Network-Time for Tots serves only those in the FSN network
Ann Arbor
Phone: (734) 332-8687
http://www.soscs.org

Wayne County


Child Care Coordinating Council of Detroit/ Wayne County
(800) 722-6345
*4C provides resource and referral information, technical assistance, and consultation, child development and family life education, cooperative planning, community linkages, collaboration training, analysis of public policies and legislation, as well as emergency child care assistance.http://www.detroitwaynecounty4c.org

Child Day Care Licensing/ MI Department of Human Services
Wayne County:  (313) 456-0380

Family Independence Agency (referral only)
Inkster              (313) 277-4800
Romulus           (734) 595-9243

Henry Ford Community College Child Development Center (operated by Dearborn Public Schools)
All-Day Preschool Care
Phone: (313) 317-6527

Kids Kare at Home
(734) 936-8677
*For University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, Dearborn, or Flint campuses) faculty and staff: offered to help families at U of M who have sick children or who need back up emergency care for times when regular care is unavailable, for children 13 years or younger or for older children with special needs who cannot be left alone.
http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/worklife/kidskare/

UM-Dearborn Child Development Center
(313) 593-5424
lindalap@umd.umich.edu
*The University of Michigan-Dearborn Child Development Center is a teacher training and child development facility for children one to six years old. The Center is located on campus in the three stone cottages of the historic Henry Ford Estate.
http://www2.cehhs.umd.umich.edu/cdcweb

YWCA of Western Wayne County
Head Start
26279 Michigan Avenue
Inkster, MI  48141
Phone: (313) 561-4110 ext. 25
Fax: (313) 561-9854

Child Care Financial Assistance

Wayne County


4C Emergency Child Care Assistance Fund
Phone: (313) 259-4411

4C Home Stability Program
Phone: (313) 923-0421

Childrenís Hospitals

Oakland County


Childrenís Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center-Emergency and Outpatient
41935 West Twelve Mile Road
Novi, MI 48377
(248) 347-8000
After hours Care:  Mon-Fri. 5-9 p.m.; Sat. 10a.m.-6p.m.; Sun & Holidays 9a.m.-3p.m.
(248) 347-8116
*Specialty clinics, immunizations, baby-sitting classes, car seat safety checks, safety and prevention programs.

Washtenaw County


C.S. Mott Childrenís Hospital
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0253
(734) 936-4000

Wayne County


Childrenís Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University
*Specialty clinics, immunizations, baby-sitting classes, car seat safety checks, safety and prevention programs.

Childrenís Hospital of Michigan-Emergency
3901 Beaubien Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48201
(313) 745-KIDS

Detroit Medical Center Outpatient Center
3904 Beaubien Blvd. 3rd floor
Detroit, MI 48201
(313) 745-5635

In-Home Sick Child Care

Oakland County


Fairy Godmother Home Child Care Inc.
725 South Adams Road, Suite 182
Birmingham, MI 48009
(248) 644-2490
*Offers in home child care for a sick child. Costs run about $12.00 per hour with a minimum of 4 hours. They can respond within 24 hours and have a nurse on call 24 hours a day. They are registered and bonded and accept Mastercard and Visa.
http://www.fairygodmotherhomecare.com

Immunizations

Oakland County


Oakland County Health Division
Telephone: 

  • (248) 858-1305 (North Oakland)
  • (248) 424-7046 (South Oakland)
  • (248) 926-3361 (West Oakland)

*Immunizations are offered to infants, toddlers, preschoolers, children, teens, and adults. Annual flu shots begin in middle to late October each year.

http://www.oakgov.com/health/

Wayne County


Dearborn Health Department - General Immunization Clinics
Phone: (313) 943-2090
*School physical examinations and general immunizations are available.
http://www.cityofdearborn.org/departments/health/index.html

Wayne County Health Department Immunizations
Phone: (313) 876-4333

Pediatric Urgent Care

Macomb County


Wee Care/Pediatric Care Clinic
Henry Ford Sterling Heights Medical Center
(586) 977-9932 3500 15 Mile Rd., Sterling Heights

Oakland County


Beaumont Pediatric Urgent Care

44201 Dequindre Troy, MI 2888
(248) 964-7100
3601 W. 13 Mile Rd. Royal Oak, MI 48073
(248) 898-0222
*Under the M-Care Plan

Crittenton Pediatric After Hours Center
1101 W. University Dr. Rochester Hills, MI 48309
(248) 652-5494
*Under the M-Care plan

Wayne County


Child and Teen After-Hours Clinic
25614 Ford Road
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
(313) 561-4690
*Under the M-Care plan

Pediatric Care Plus
577 Inkster Rd. Garden City, MI 48135
(248) 477-7587
*Under M-Care plan

Special Needs Services


Detroit Family Support 360 Project
Phone:   (888) 978-4334
http://www.wayne.edu/ddi

Visiting Nurses Association of Southeast MI (VNA)
Phone: (248) 967-1440
http://www.vna.org

MI Association for Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Phone: (517) 487-0066; (800) 968-7327
http://www.madhh.org

Wayne County


Child Care Coordinating Council
Phone: (313) 259-4411

Childrenís Special Health Care Services
Phone: (313) 876-0180

Citizens Alliance to Uphold Special Ed (CAUSE)
Phone: (248) 424-9010; (800) 298-4424
http://www.causeonline.org

Detroit Family Support 360 Project
Phone: (313) 577-2654
http://www.DDI.wayne.edu   

Detroit Health Department
Phone: (313) 876-4513

Detroit Public Schools
Phone: (313) 873-3111
http://www.detroitk12.org

Health Emergency Lifeline Programs
Phone: (313) 832-3300; (888) 435-5655 

Wayne County Regional Education Service Agency
Phone: (313) 224-0810
http://www.resa.net