LISTEN to the 105.19 interview by Dr. Paul Kilgore and Ron Beford with the Detroit Area Agency on Aging concerning vaccines for adults.
NAMI Metro – Oakland, Wayne and Macomb counties of Michigan exists to provide excellence in support, education and advocacy as a grassroots volunteer organization dedicated to maximizing the quality of life for all who are impacted by mental illness and eliminating the associated stigma. Our purpose is to provide updated information and support to those affected by serious mental illness in the counties we serve. NAMI Metro is a leading voice on service related issues that impact the mentally ill. We educate families, professionals and the public about the scientific evidence that shows serious mental illnesses are neurobiological brain disorders. NAMI Metro works to ensure there is a strong, coherent system of services provided that offers a continuum of care for the persistent, long-term needs of people with mental illness.
Fresh Corner Café Offers a Fresher Healthier Detroit
Fresh Corner Café is a mission-driven food service provider working to contribute to a fresher, healthier, and even more delicious Detroit. We believe that good food has the power to heal, nourish, and inspire, so we connect an expansive network of schools, community centers, cafes, and workplaces to delicious locally produced healthy foods. Our services include Fresh Market Pop-ups, Workplace Wellness Cafe, and Healthy Lunchbox Catering. We envision a future in which affordable healthy foods are conveniently available to all residents of Detroit and its surrounding areas. For more information, please visit our website at freshcornercafe.com
Headquartered in the City of Detroit, New Center Community Services is a private non-profit community mental health center committed to providing and promoting quality behavioral health services in a caring and safe environment. This commitment is reaffirmed daily by more than 150 employees, including psychiatrists, professional mental health workers, certified peer support specialists, and nurses. Founded in 1979, NCCS has five locations and offers more than 7,100 children and adults a full-spectrum of mental health services ranging from highly intensive and complex therapeutic and medicinal interventions to low-intensity socialization and support programs. Accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC) since the 1987, New Center Community Services is also recognized by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as a Certified Community Mental Health Center.
Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan (CCSEM) is a nonprofit human services organization serving individuals and families. Our services include operating the All Saints Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry in southwest Detroit, the Project Hope Prolife ministry, Adoption and Foster Care, Behavioral Health, Christian Service and Health Care Ministries, Hispanic Outreach, Immigration and Refugee support and Senior services. CCSEM annually assists more than 20,000 people of all faiths, races, and cultures throughout the six-counties in metro Detroit.
Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority Annual Report
The Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority takes very seriously its commitment to serve the citizens of Wayne County living with a mental illness, developmental disability and substance use disorder. Please take the time to review this Annual Report which offers highlights of some of the accomplishments that we have achieved together to benefit individuals served throughout Wayne County.
Find MI Care
Find MI Care was created by the Greater Detroit Area Health Council, a non-profit health care coalition, to help you find local and low-cost health care. It is a free tool that helps you find a clinic near you that meets all your health care needs.
Is your family getting the best care possible?
The Greater Detroit Area Health Council’s Choosing Wisely Campaign
Choosing Wisely is an initiative of the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation. More than 60 medical specialty societies have joined the campaign and created lists of “Things Providers and Patients Should Question.” The lists include evidence-based recommendations that should be discussed by providers and patients to help make wise decisions about the most appropriate care based on a patients’ individual situation.
ACCESS launches new Mobile Clinic to bring health services directly to the community
The ACCESS Mobile Clinic, a project of the ACCESS Community Health and Research Center (CHRC) is on the move! The Mobile Clinic, whose launch was made possible thanks to a donation from AstraZeneca Pharmaceutical Company, began its work on April 1, 2016 as part of an effort to ensure that the health needs of even the most difficult to reach parts of our community are addressed.
ACCESS’ Mobile Clinic team has set up medical stations at the Islamic Center of America and the Islamic House of Wisdom, both in Dearborn, and currently provides an array of services, including physical examinations and blood pressure, glucose, and hemoglobin tests. These medical services, along with educational resources, have been provided, free of charge, to dozens of community members.
Information about the Mobile Clinic’s summer programming will be available soon. For more information about the Mobile Clinic, or to request that it visit a community space near you, contact Dr. Kamal Khalil at 313-216-2228 or KamalKhalil@accesscommunity.org.
HOW TO GET AND USE YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE
A presentation from Cabrini Clinic
How to enroll in the Healthy Michigan Plan
Better understanding of your health insurance
Nuts and bolts of how to use your health insurance
Health Insurance Marketplace Navigators are here to help!
Health insurance can be difficult to understand, residents no longer have to feel that they are alone in the challenge. If you have questions about health insurance or need to enroll our Health Insurance Navigators are available to help you year round.
Last year the City of Garden City was awarded funding to make this service available to the Wayne County community. The Health Insurance Marketplace Navigator program’s mission is to assist residents with enrolling in a health plan that fits their budget and best meets their
The City of Garden City, the City of Dearborn Heights and Westland have joined together to help the residents of their communities get the health insurance coverage they need.
The services are housed in a variety of municipal buildings in the three communities; in Garden City at the Maplewood Community Center, in Dearborn Heights at the Eton Senior Center and the City Hall, and in Westland at the City Hall and the Jefferson Barns Community Vitality Center.
Phone: 810 923-6940
Service Area: All of Southeast lower Michigan including the entire Detroit Metro Area
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