Resources 

Below are external organizations that provide additional support services

Organization: Autism Speaks 

Services: Resources and ASD support services 

Contact:800-552-4821

Free Challenging Tool Kit Download Here:  https://www.autismspeaks.org/sites/default/files/2018-08/Challenging%20Behaviors%20Tool%20Kit.pdf

Website: http://www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org

Emergency Crises

Organization: NSO Emergency Telephone Services

Services: Emergency Mental Health Services, Suicide Prevention and Substance Abuse

Available: 24 hours/7 days a week

Contact Information: 313-224-7000

Cost: Free

Organization: The Children's Center

Services: A variety of mental health services

Contact Information: (313) 831-5535

 

Organization: Haven

Services: Emergency Shelter for Domestic and Sexual Assaults (no residency requirement) ; Counseling Services

Available: 24 Hours/ 7 Days a week

Contact Information: 877-922-1274

Cost: Free

 

Organization: Open Arms Grief Support, St. Johns Providence Hospital, 4777 E. Outer Drive, Detroit, Michigan 48234

Services: Free Grief Counseling and Children’s Grief Program

Available: Monday- Friday 8am-6pm

Contact Information: 313-369-5780

Cost: Free

Organization: Autism Alliance of Michigan

Services: Autism Support Services 

Contact Information: (877) 463-2266

Website: https://autismallianceofmichigan.org/

Organization: Early-On of Michigan

Services: Child's Developmental Delays

Contact Information: 1-800- Early-On

Website: https://www.1800earlyon.org/

Organization: First Step Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, and Advocate

Services: Domestic Violence Support and Counseling

Available: 24 hours hotline

Contact Information: 734-722-6800

Cost: Free

 

Organization: National Suicide Prevention

Services: Suicide Prevention

Available: 24 hours/ hotline

Contact: Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK(8255) or email them at www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Cost: Free

 

Online Support Groups/Trainings

Family Support Groups

https://namimi.org/our-programs/family-support-group

 

Emotional Support Collaborative (313) 415-9622

Meets weekly to provide an atmosphere of understanding and support

 

Headspace is science-backed meditation and mindfulness

https://www.headspace.com/mi