Divorce Assistance Directory

Divorce Assistance Directory

Central Information for Alcoholism and Substance Abuse
  • Prevention Information - call 248-858-8745 or 248-858-9598
  • Treatment Information - call 248-464-6363 or if after hours, call Common Ground at 1-800-231-1127
Credit & Debt Counseling Services, 1-800-547-5005
Common Ground (Crisis Intervention), 248-456-0909 or 1-800-231-1127 
The HAVEN (domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse), 248-334-1274

Help with Employment:

Job Link Center (Pontiac), 248-276-1777
Job Placement Center (Friend of the Court), 248-858-0590
High School Diploma or GED, Contact Your Local School District

Legal Help:

Common Ground, 248-456-0909

Lawyer Referral Service, 248-338-2100
Oakland County Legal Aid Society, 248-456-8888

Lighthouse Community Development,     248-920-6200
(Foreclosure Counseling, Homebuyer Education, information on Down Payment Assistance and grants for first-time homebuyers as well as credit and debt counseling.)

Women's Survival Center, 248-335-2685

Missing Children, 1-800-843-5678

Oakland County Family Independence Agency (financial assistance to eligible residents and to access Protective Services) 
Madison Heights, 248-583-8700
Pontiac, 248-975-5400
Walled Lake, 248-669-7600

Protective Services, 855-444-3911(child abuse and neglect hotline after 5 p.m.)

Oakland County Friend of the Court, 248-858-1565 or 248-858-0424 (enforcement of child support, custody and parenting time orders for cases filed in Oakland County)

Oakland County Youth Assistance, 248-858-0050
(family/parent education classes; counseling for youth, ages 17 and under, and their families)

United Way Community Services, 313-226-9888
(human services in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties)

United Way First Call For Help, 248-456-8800
(to locate specific emergency help)

Women's Divorce Resource Center, 248-707-1564

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