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All services are listed in order by National, Statewide, Regional, County & City. National, State, and Regional links are verified annually with the latest verification date at the bottom of the page. County/City links are not verified annually due to volume. If you find that a County/City link is broken or a service is no longer available, please message the page so that it can be corrected for future use.


Services are available for free to low-income patients. Service providers may offer help in broader areas/regions than the physical location listed. Many service providers offer case management.


Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory

National- healthcare financing- Care Credit

National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast

National- free clinic directory- Free Clinics

National- free/sliding fee dental clinic directory- Free Dental Care

National- prescription discounts- Good Rx

National- medicine assistance search engine- Medicine Assistance Tool

National- eyeglasses assistance- New Eyes

National- birth control, emergency contraception- Nurx

National- vision care- One Sight

National- patient assistance programs- Rx Assist

National- prescription assistance- Rx Outreach

National- free clinic directory- Volunteers in Medicine


Statewide- free clinics- Directory

Statewide- medical equipment loans- Great Lakes Loan Closets

Statewide- prescription drug discount card- MiRx

Statewide- uninsured dental- My Community Dental Centers

Statewide- health department directory- NACCHO


Southeast Michigan- behavioral health- Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan


Ann Arbor- health care- Ann Arbor Shelter

Dearborn- medical and behavioral help- ACCESS

Detroit- prescription assistance, limited medical- Cass Community Social Services

Detroit- sliding fee- Institute for Population Health

Detroit- free clinic- St. Frances Cabrini Clinic

Detroit- preventive healthcare- Say Detroit

Detroit- mental health- Southwest Solutions

Grand Rapids- vision, dental, chiropractic- Mel Trotter Ministries

Kalamazoo- vision assistance, medical equipment assistance, prescription assistance- Ministry with Community

Lathrup Village- health care- South Oakland Shelter

Pontiac- health care- North Oakland Health Center

Southfield- health care- South Oakland Health Center

Washtenaw County- health clinic- SAWC

Wayne County- health care access- Wayne Metro

Westland- medical and dental- Hope Clinic

Ypsilanti- medical and dental- Hope Clinic


Most service providers offer case management. Listings range from emergency to permanent. Many providers offer additional services in conjunction with housing; including childcare, healthcare, etc. Service providers may offer help in broader areas/regions than the physical location listed.


National- Affordable Housing

National- search sublets- Airbnb

National- CoAbode

National (age limits)- Covenant House

National- Family Promise

National- For Rent By Owner

National- ICNA Relief

National- Low Income Apartments

National- housing authority directory- Public Housing

National- rent assistance directory- Rent Assistance

National- multiple rental platforms- RentPath

National- find a roommate- Roomies

National- housing locator- Socialserve

National- search rooms ro rent- Spare Room


Statewide- Michigan State Housing Development Authority



Adrian- Samaritas

Allegan- Sylvia’s Place

Alpena- Sunrise Mission

Ann Arbor- Ann Arbor Shelter

Ann Arbor (domestic abuse)- Safehouse Center

Battle Creek- Battle Creek Housing Commission

Battle Creek- Inasmuch House

Benton Harbor- Benton Harbor Housing Commission

Dearborn- ACCESS

Detroit (ages 15-22)- Alternatives for Girls

Detroit- Cass Community Social Services

Detroit- COTS

Detroit (ages 18-24)- Covenant House

Detroit- DRMM

Detroit- Housing Commission

Detroit- ICNA Relief

Detroit- Matrix Human Services

Detroit- NSO

Detroit- Sara’s House

Detroit- Southwest Solutions

Detroit- Transition 123 INC

Ferndale- Housing Commission

Flint- Shelter of Flint

Grand Rapids (ages 18-24)- Covenant House

Grand Rapids- Family Haven

Grand Rapids- Grace’s Table

Grand Rapids- Grand Rapids Housing Commission

Grand Rapids- Inner City Christian Federation

Grand Rapids- Mel Trotter Ministries

Highland Park- DRMM

Kalamazoo- Eleanor House

Kalamazoo- Housing Resources Inc.

Kalamazoo- Kalamazoo Gospel Mission

Kalamazoo- LIFT Foundation

Kalamazoo- Open Doors

Kent County- Genesis Non-Profit Housing Corporation

Lansing- Homeless Angels

Lathrup Village- South Oakland Shelter

Livingston County- OLHSA

Macomb County- Community Housing Network

Monroe- Samaritas

Oakland County- Community Housing Network

Oakland County- OLHSA

Pontiac- Grace Centers of Hope

Pontiac (domestic violence)- Haven

Rockwood- St. Mary, Our Lady of the Annunciation Parish

Romulus- Housing Commission

Roseville- McRest

Southfield- Volunteers of America

Sterling Heights- Abigayle Ministries

Taylor- ChristNet Services

Washtenaw County- SAWC

Wayne County (domestic abuse)- First Step

Wayne County- Housing Commission

Wayne County- Out Wayne County Continuum of Care

Wayne County- Samaritas

Wayne County (age limit)- TIPS

Wayne County- Wayne Metro

Ypsilanti- SOS Community Services

Affordable Childcare

Service providers range from national to local. Local listings have been searched by services including but not limited to: 24 hour care, extended hours, discounts, crisis nurseries, tuition assistance, scholarships, and sliding fees.


National- extended hours- Care.com

National- child care search- Care Lulu

National- newborn, temporary, permanent- Caring Nannies

National- campus-based child care services- CCAMPIS

Nationwide Directory- Childcare Center

National- Childcare Co-Op- Komae

National- Mom Trusted

National- emergency, sick child, postpartum, etc.- Nanny Poppinz

National- temporary or permanent- Sittercity

National- child care search- Tootris

National- temporary or permanent- Trusting Connections

National- child care search- Winnie

National- emergency child care- YMCA


Statewide- Great Start Readiness Program

Statewide- National Head Start Association



Ann Arbor- scholarships- Child Care Network

Dearborn Heights- 24 hours- Awesome Childcare & Learning Center

Dearborn Heights- 24 hours- Bright Christian Child Care

Detroit- 24 hours- Creative Hearts Childcare

Detroit- 24 hours- Early Start Childcare

Detroit- transportation, extended hours- Helping Hands Child Care

Detroit- 24 hours- LACC Child Care Academy

Detroit- 24 hours- Symurff and Symurffette
Early Childhood Enhancement Center

Detroit- scholarships- Village of Shiny Stars Child Care Center

Detroit- 24 hours- Wonder Years Child Development Center

Kalamazoo- scholarship program- Bread and Roses Childcare Center

Kalamazoo- scholarship program- YMCA

Redford- 24 hours- Caring Hands and Childcare Preschool

Redford- 24 hours- Tiny Bliss Child Care

Wayne County- Focus: Hope

Government Programs

Programs Explained: Terms

ACA Marketplace

Child Care Assistance

CHIP (MIChild)

Emergency Rental Assistance Program


Food Assistance Program (SNAP)


IRS Free File Program

Job Corps

Lifeline Program


Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

National School Lunch Program

Section 8 Housing



Unemployment Insurance

Utility Assistance


Baby Care

Most Crisis/Resource Pregnancy Centers will encourage and refer for adoption. Please do your research before accepting or pursuing adoption materials. Adoption is a lifelong commitment to grief. Visit the Voices and Experience pages on the website for more accurate information. A permanent solution should not be applied to a temporary problem.


National- car seat distribution directory- 800 Buck-L-Up

National- baby item discounts- Amazon Family

National- material assistance directory- Baby2Baby

National- free baby items- Buy Nothing Project

National- cloth diapers- Cloth for Every Bum

National- portable crib directory- Cribs for Kids

National- free formula samples & coupons- Enfamil

National- family-focused support- Healthy Families America

National- cloth diapers- Jake’s Diapers

National- baby care package- Little Llamas USA

National- specialized virtual doula services- Love Above Doula Services

National- National Diaper Bank Network

National- one time free formula sample- Nature’s One

National- first time mom assistance- Nurse Family Partnership

National- trade baby clothes/items- Rehash

National- car seat distribution directory- Safe Convertible Car Seats

National- (Not all, but some locations may be affiliated with a national adoption entity. For transparency, please be advised. Please read Voices and Experience before accepting or pursuing adoption material) – family preservation assistance- Safe Families for Children

National- cloth diapers- Share the Love

National- rewards program- Similac

National- car seat trade-in events- Target Brands, Inc.

National (ages 13-23)- family support programs- Teen Mother Choices

National- crib alternative- The Baby Box

National- cloth diapers- The Cloth Option

National- parental leave grant- The Mom Economy


Statewide- free baby items- Freecycle

Statewide- car seat distribution- Michigan State Police

Statewide- car seat events- Safe Kids


Central Michigan- diaper bank directory- The Diaper Alliance

Metropolitan Detroit- diaper bank- Metropolitan Detroit Diaper Bank

Mid-Michigan- diaper bank- Mid-Michigan Diaper Bank

Southeast Michigan- diapers, baby items, parent education- Babies R Precious LLC

Southeast Michigan- diaper assistance- Diaper Bank of Detroit

Southeast Michigan- parent education, resource access- Help Me Grow

Southeast Michigan- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material) diapers, clothing, parenting education, etc.- Project Hope


Adrian- children’s clothing- God’s Closet

Battle Creek- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material) maternity & baby clothes, diapers, baby items, earn as you learn, etc.- Alternatives Care Center

Battle Creek- diapers, formula, baby items- Maple United Methodist Church

Battle Creek- diaper bank- St. Luke’s Diaper Bank

Belleville- children’s clothing- God’s Closet

Clinton Township- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material) material assistance, parent education- Compassion Pregnancy Center

Detroit- doula and breastfeeding services- Black Mothers Breastfeeding Association

Detroit- parenting support program- Crossroads of Michigan

Detroit- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material) -parenting classes, material support- Image of God Crisis Pregnancy Center

Detroit- parenting progams- Institute for Population Health

Detroit- diaper bank- Metropolitan Detroit Diaper Bank

Detroit- prenatal education and material support- Stork’s Nest of Detroit

Detroit- prenatal, doula, and infant care- The Luke Project 52 Clinic

Detroit- cloth diaper bank- The Natural Momma Me Initiative

Grand Rapids- parent support programs, diapers, etc.- First Steps Kent

Kalamazoo- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material) maternity & baby clothes, diapers, baby items, earn as you learn- etc.- Alternatives Care Center

Kalamazoo- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material) diapers, maternity & baby clothes, baby items, etc.- Catholic Charities

Kalamazoo- diaper bank directory- St. Luke’s Diaper Bank

Lincoln Park- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material) limited material assistance- Lincoln Park Pregnancy Center

Pontiac-(refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material) -parenting program, material support- Next Step Pregnancy Center

Redford- baby items- Christ Church of Redford

Redford-(refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material) -material support- Redford Pregnancy Care Center

Taylor- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material) material assistance- Guiding Hand Pregnancy Center

Wayne- diapers, formula, bottles, etc.- Swaddling Clothes

Wayne County- pregnancy and parenting education- Focus: Hope

Wayne County- parenting program- Starfish Family Services

Wayne County- parent education, home visits, resource access- Wayne County Home Visiting Network

Wayne County- diaper bank, car seats, material assistance, etc.- Wayne Metro Healthy Baby Resources

Westland- diapers, wipes, formula, etc.- Hope Clinic

Ypsilanti- diapers, wipes, formula, etc.- Hope Clinic

Child Support

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General Assistance

Most service providers offer case management. Help may be available in broader areas/regions than the physical location listed. Services include: food and clothing assistance, car repair and donation, employment services, case management, rent and utility assistance, transportation, holiday assistance, school supplies, homeless prevention, etc.


National- women scholarships- AAUW

National- feminine hygiene products- Alliance For Period Supplies

National- garden fresh food assistance directory- Ample Harvest

National- cell phone assistance- Assurance Wireless

National- car donation programs- Cars 4 Christmas

National- poverty relief program- Circles USA

National- internet discount- Comcast Internet Essentials

National- location-based resources- Community Action Partnership

National- professional clothing, workforce assistance- Dress for Success

National- school supply events- Eventbrite

National- scholarship database- Fastweb

National- backpack program- Feeding America

National- food bank directory- Feeding America

National- food assistance- Food Finder

National- food pantry directory- Food Pantries

National- education financial aid- Frank

National- car donation program- Free Charity Cars

National- job search- Glassdoor

National- mortgage & lease assistance- Gradient Gives Back Foundation

National- food assistance, family services- ICNA Relief

National- job search- Indeed

National- on a budget meal plans- Kids Eat in Color

National- employment agency- Labor Finders

National- jobs access program- Lyft

National- financial assistance- Modest Needs

National- various assistance- Net Wish

National- workforce staffing- PeopleReady

National- trade clothes- Rehash

National- wireless service- SafeLink

National- various assistance- Society of St. Vincent de Paul

National- education grants- Soroptimist

National- food assistance for summer- Summer Food Rocks

National- food assistance- The Little Free Pantry

National- job search for moms- The Mom Project

National- various assistance- The Salvation Army

National- school supply events, rent assistance, etc.- United Way

National- food assistance database- Why Hunger

National- car donation programs- Working Cars for Working Families

National- location based assistance- YMCA


Statewide- public transit directory- American Public Transportation Association

Statewide- food bank directory- Food Bank Council of Michigan

Statewide- resource directory- MI Bridges

Statewide- children’s bed assistance- Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Statewide- mortgage assistance- Step Forward Michigan

Statewide- energy assistance- The Heat and Warmth Fund

Statewide- Operation Backpack- Volunteers of America


Central Michigan- free menstrual products directory- Helping Women Period

Eastern Michigan- food, daily meals, clothing, household items- Capuchin Soup Kitchen

Eastern Michigan- food bank directory- The Food Bank of Eastern Michigan

Metro Detroit- basic needs assistance- Jewish Family Services

Metro Detroit- period supplies- Metropolitan Detroit Diaper Bank

Northern Michigan- car donation program- Goodwill Industries

South Central- food bank directory- South Michigan Food Bank

Southeast Michigan- emergency assistance- Here to Help Foundation

Southeast Michigan- energy assistance, life planning, weekly meals, etc.- St. Vincent de Paul

Southwest Michigan- public transit- Federal Transit Administration

Southwest Michigan- employment services- Michigan Works


Ann Arbor- transportation assistance, meals, etc- Ann Arbor Shelter

Barry County- emergency assistance, weatherization- Community Action Agency

Battle Creek- educational scholarships- Battle Creek Community Foundation

Battle Creek- food pantry- Love Thy Neighbor Ministries

Battle Creek- food pantry- Maple United Methodist Church

Belleville- food assistance- Nourishing Gardens

Berkley- kosher food assistance- Yad Ezra

Branch County- emergency assistance, weatherization- Community Action Agency

Calhoun County- emergency assistance, weatherization, GED program- Community Action Agency

Calhoun County- car donation program, job training, etc.- Goodwill Industries

Canton- food pantry- Abundant Life Church of God

Canton- food pantry, job training- Open Door Ministry

Davisburg- basic needs assistance- Neighbor for Neighbor

Dearborn- food assistance, employment skills, etc.- ACCESS

Dearborn Heights- food pantry, clothing closet- Help’s on the Way

Detroit- food pantry, daily meals- All Saints Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry

Detroit- food pantry, clothing closet- Brightmoor Connection Food Pantry

Detroit- food and job assistance- Cass Community Social Services

Detroit- various social services, summer lunch program, employment services- Crossroads of Michigan

Detroit- food pantry- Exodus Food Pantry

Detroit- food pantry- Gleaners

Detroit- career clothing and training- Jackets for Jobs Inc.

Detroit- workforce development, social mobility, resource referrals- Matrix Human Services

Detroit- wraparound and safety net services- NSO

Detroit- public transit- SMART

Detroit- food pantry- St. Christine Christian Services

Detroit- food assistance, clothing, financial assistance, etc.- St. Vincent de Paul

Detroit- rent assistance- Stay Midtwon

Detroit- food & clothing assistance- Westminster Church of Detroit

Detroit- water assistance- WRAP

Garden City- food assistance, financial education- Garden City Community Coalition

Garden City- food assistance- Good Hope Lutheran Church

Garden City- food assistance- Maplewood Community Center

Grand Rapids- daily meals, job readiness, etc.- Mel Trotter Ministries

Hamtramck- food pantry- Friendship House

Highland- emergency financial assistance, food assistance, clothing- Community Sharing Outreach Center

Highland Park- education services- DRMM

Kalamazoo- daily meals- Kalamazoo Gospel Mission

Kalamazoo- food pantry- Kalamazoo Loaves & Fishes

Kalamazoo- food assistance, clothing, bicycles, bus tokens, employment assistance, laundry, showers, daily meals, etc.- Ministry with Community

Kalamazoo- employment assistance- Urban Alliance

Lake Orion- clothing closet, household items, daily meals, etc.- Love, Inc.

Lathrup Village- food pantry, clothing closet, laundry, showers, etc.- South Oakland Shelter

Lincoln Park- food pantry, counseling- Blessed Hope Church

Livingston County- food assistance, utility assistance, emergency financial assistance, etc.- OLHSA

Oakland County- food assistance, utility assistance, emergency financial assistance, etc.- OLHSA

Pontiac- food pantry, utility & general assistance- Lighthouse of Oakland County

Redford- food & clothing assistance, household items- Christ Church of Redford

Redford- food & clothing assistance, resource referrals- Redford Interfaith Relief

Rochester Hills- rent & utility assistance, transportation services, food assistance, clothing, etc.- Neighborhood House

Rockwood- food pantry, clothing closet, hot meals, etc.- St. Mary, Our Lady of the Annunciation Parish

Roseville- job training and placement- McRest

Royal Oak- food pantry- Open Hands Food Pantry and Garden

St. Joseph County- emergency assistance, weatherization- Community Action Agency

South Lyon- food pantry, clothing, etc.- Active Faith Community Services

Taylor- job skill development- ChristNet Services

Waterford- food pantry, financial assistance, clothing vouchers- Open Door Outreach Center

Washtenaw County- daily meals, showers, laundry, mail, etc.- SAWC

Wayne- food pantry, emergency assistance- The Salvation Army

Wayne County- workforce development, financial classes- Focus: Hope

Wayne County (southeast)- food pantry- Michigan’s Downriver Fishes and Loaves

Wayne County- eviction and foreclosure prevention- United Community Housing Coalition

Wayne County- utility assistance, employment skills, food access, etc.- Wayne Metro

Westland- food & clothing assistance- Full Gospel Temple

Westland- food pantry- Harvest Bible Church

Westland- laundry, food pantry, etc.- Hope Clinic

Westland- food assistance- St. Michael Lutheran Church

Westland- food pantry, emergency assistance- The Salvation Army

Ypsilanti- laundry, food pantry, etc.- Hope Clinic

Ypsilanti- food pantry, transportation, utility assistance, etc.- SOS Community Services

Support Groups

All support groups listed are aimed to provide support in parenting. National organizations may provide local chapter listings.


National- CoAbode

National- La Leche League International

National- Meetup

National- Moms Club International

National- MOPS

National- Motherhood Redefined

National- pregnancy and post partum- My Red Tent

National- Parents Without Partners

National- Peanut

National- Postpartum Support International

National- support group directory- Psychology Today

National- Single and Parenting

National- Single Mom

National- The Life of a Single Mom




Barry County (fatherhood program)- Community Action Agency

Calhoun County (fatherhood program)- Community Action Agency

Detroit- Black Mothers Breastfeeding Association

Detroit- Detroit Parent Network

Detroit- Win Network

Grand Rapids- First Steps Kent

Kalamazoo- ASK Family Services

Pontiac- Haven

St. Joseph County (fatherhood program)- Community Action Agency

I Don’t See My City

Don’t worry. There are resource links added to the website every day and it’s possible that your area has not been researched yet. If the administrator is not currently working on other projects, your city can be made a priority. Please contact the page here.

Putative Father Registry

Establish paternity here.

Father’s Rights Support- Sky is the Limit Foundation

Putative Father Registry explained here.

Adoption Law/Revocation

This page does not provide legal services or advice. Adoption law and revocation is listed as a courtesy. The page attempts to link to the latest adoption codes in the respective state. Laws can change. Verify your adoption laws and revocation timeframes before signing termination of your parental rights.

Consent has many stipulations and the law can be found here.

A request for revocation in writing to the adoption attorney or child placing agency that accepted the out-of-court release not more than 5 days, excluding weekends and holidays, after the out-of-court release was signed.

End An Adoption Plan

If you are looking for help in severing your relationship with an adoption facilitator, revoking your legal consent to an adoption, or learning more about the adoption process and long-term effects, please contact Saving Our Sisters

Pay It Forward

If you have been a recipient of help, you know firsthand how essential volunteers and/or donations were to your success. Please consider volunteering for or donating to any of the vital organizations on this page.

Recommend a Service

Know a service applicable to moms and children in this state, but it’s not listed? Please share it by contacting the page: Here.

*This page does not provide legal advice

*Verified 2/21