Local Services in Detroit, MI

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Tell friends, parents and community members to join DPSCD Sunday, July 22 from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. at the Northwest Activities Center to learn more about DPSCD schools on the Detroit Bus Loop and what it means for parents and children. There will be free food, raffles, gift cards, a bounce house and more! The event is an excellent way to spend a Sunday with family and community. We encourage parents interested in the free transportation to stop by the Northwest Activities…

The Michigan Humane Society will showcase 50 adoptable cats, kittens, dogs and puppies for thousands of Eastern Market shoppers. Photo Courtesy of Michigan Humane Join the Michigan Humane Society for

A Johns Hopkins Medicine analysis of information gathered for an ongoing and federally sponsored study of aging and disability adds to evidence that a substantial majority of older adults with probable dementia in the United States have never been professionally diagnosed or are unaware they have been.

Give Hope to Homeless and Neglected Animals
Your gift will be used to meet the urgent needs of homeless, abandoned and abused cats and dogs in Michigan.
Since 1877, the Michigan Humane Society has been the leading advocate for animal welfare in metro Detroit and beyond. Your support, along with the support of others in the community, allows us to continue providing medical care, investigating animal cruelty, rescuing and caring for tens of thousands of animals each year.
Ways to give

Event sponsorship is still available, along with various experience packages, perfect for businesses and groups
Visit us at matrixhumanservices.org/313sponsor to get started
Now in it's 5th year, #313intheD has raised more than $175,000 for The Matrix Center since inception. The Matrix Center is our thriving 60,000 square foot community center on Detroit's east-side that serves more than 4,500 children and adults monthly. We offer an amazing…

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DPSCD recently launched The Parent Academy – a program that promotes parental involvement that supports student and family success. Expected to serve over 7,000 parents and caregivers, The Parent Academy offers FREE classes, training and workshops in schools, libraries, community centers and faith-based institutions across Detroit. The mission of The Parent Academy is to provide the necessary tools and skills to build capacity and confidence in…

The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.

It required discipline and hard work to achieve her goals, along with help from her teachers.

Career opportunities are available for qualified and certified teachers in all core subjects, as well as physical education, art, music, CTE, school counselors and more.

Detroit expanded a program this year that gives some people a last-minute chance to avoid tax foreclosure, but its reach could be limited by time and money. The program involves the city buying foreclosed properties back from Wayne County through a process called right of first refusal. The city then passes them on at reduced price to the United Community …

Handlebars for the Homeless is a guided bike tour that highlights Detroit’s hidden treasures. The tour begins and ends at the NSO Bell Building located at 882 Oakman Blvd. in Detroit (former...

Guy O. Williams, President and CEO of DWEJ discusses current climate dilemmas facing Detroit and the role of private investment and government.

TV pundits keep repeating that we’re in a “trade war.” What does that even mean?

Scientists from The Australian National University (ANU) and overseas have discovered the oldest colours in the geological record, 1.1 billion-year-old bright pink pigments extracted from rocks deep beneath the Sahara desert in Africa.

The word "tariff" is popping up in the news a lot lately. Check out this short video that helps you understand what tariffs are and what impact they have on working people.

Developed in 2011, Team fEMR is now used by at least five medical relief organizations to aid continuity of care.

One of out every 10 adults in Florida is not eligible to vote because of a state law that prevents former felons from doing so without a lengthy process. There are efforts underway to change that.

The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine for another six months.

The Ann Arbor startup isn't trying to invent autonomous cars that can work in every scenario. Instead it has identified a niche to put autonomous vehicles on the road today, deploying self-driving shuttles to replace diesel buses in congested cities.

It’s firework season! We all look forward to the celebration and fun that is the Fourth of July, but for our furry friends, this day is far from exciting. In fact, more pets are reported missing during holidays where fireworks are present, which is why it’s important to ensure your pets are safe before any …

Greetings, Friends!! It’s General Convention time! By the time you are reading this, I will be riding Amtrak on my way to Austin, Texas! Some of you might wonder what the big deal is and why some …

On July 1st, race registration rates for the 3rd Annual Madonna 5K & KOC Oktoberfest goes up from $15 to $20
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So take a break from the beach, pool or BBQ and register for the…

Demonstrators gathered in cities across the US to protest the White House's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy that prompted family separations at the border. See highlights.

Extreme heat and humidity is coming back to the region this weekend. Here’s where to go to find air conditioning.