The Hamtramck Drug Free Community Coalition (HDFCC) was founded by the Piast Institute in 2007 in response to rising rates of substance abuse among Hamtramck youth. The coalition has grown since then to include many active community leaders from all areas of our city. These stakeholders help the coalition to host numerous exciting events for youth in Hamtramck, including the annual Hamtramck Health Hike, pre-prom events, speakers on substance abuse issues, and other signature programs.
The Coalition for Healthy Youth and families is committed to providing services and support to youth and their families. Our goals are to prevent violence, bullying, alcohol and other drug use, and to advocate good public policy that strengthens families and communities.
The Family Center provides mental health and drug prevention resources to our community and schools.
Our mission is to bridge the gap between law enforcement and the community through sports practices, mentorship, art, and college readiness programs.
The MIchigan Department of Health and Human Services offers many assistance programs for individuals in need such as: Medical, Food Assistance, Cash Assistance, Child Daycare, State Emergency Relief, Children’s Services, Adult Services and Foster Parenting.
MSU Extension provides tools to help parents and caregivers get children ready for school and promote social and emotional health in young children.
The Michigan Poison & Drug Information Center is the only nationally accredited poison control center serving all residents in the state of Michigan. Specialists in Poison Information can be reached around the clock and every day of the year by calling 1-800-222-1222. Board-certified clinical toxicologists are available to consult with healthcare providers caring for poisoned patients who are being cared for in medical facilities in Michigan. Community education outreach services and resources are available by request on our website or by calling the Poison Helpline.
PTA is the oldest and largest child advocacy association in America, comprised of over 24,000 local PTAs and nearly 4 million members. As part of this nationwide network, parents have a voice in decisions that impact children in their individual schools, and at the district, state and national levels.
PTA’s mission is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.
DWIHN are a healthcare safety net organization that provides access to a full array of integrated services that facilitate individuals to maximize their level of function and create opportunities for quality of life.
Jamie Daniels Foundation grants funds to support community partners that provide programs, resources, and solutions that address the ongoing drug epidemic in our country. The foundation also advocates for legislative change as it relates to drug use and prescribing. Our primary focus is on children, young adults (up to age 24), and their families who are battling Substance Use Disorder through three key initiatives: Prevention, Recovery, and Stigma Reduction.
I provide holistic health services using the principles of homeopathy to facilitate health and wellness for individuals and families since 2005. Licensed and board-certified practitioner.
Nurture the Future – a program of The Guidance Center – provides free resources and preventative education in the Downriver area to develop strong families and inspire and assist parents as they raise children.