Marine Toys For Tots Foundation - Toys for kids
Adopt A Family - A family christmas program are available Sept 10th to Nov. 9th
Coats of Kids - Winter coats for adults and kids
American Red Cross Holiday Mail for Heroes - deadline for sending cards Dec. 7th
Thanksgiving & Christmas Holiday Assistance  - Holiday assistance in MI
Sterling Heights Holiday Assistance Program  - for residents only, Oct 24 deadline for signing up
Homeless Services - Homeless person/s only living at Macomb county area
Connecting Citizens with Caring Resources:

Come and meet with organizations that can assist with
Homeless Prevention
Utility Arreatages
Mortgage Foreclosures
Emergency Shelter
Housing Programs
Youth and Student Services
Legal Services - Workshop Renters Rights
Adult Flu, Pneumonia, TDAP Shots
Children's vision screening and immunizations
Mock Job Interviews
Workshop for State of Michigan Employment
School Supplies
Winter Hats/Gloves

October 16, 2012
2 - 6PM
Macomb Intermediate School District Building (MISD), South Entrance
44001 Garfield Rd., Clinton twp. (South of Hall Rd.)

Free Immunizations, haircuts, face painting, Raffles, Prizes and Much More!!!

Email: familyconnection@macombhomelesscoalition.com
Fax: 586.285.0404
Phone: 586.285.0400

For more information, to volunteer, or to donate goods, visit Macombhomelesscoalition.

St. Mark Catholic Church
Gathering Space/Main Entrance
4401 Bart, Warren 48091
(1 block north of 9 Mile; 1 block east of Ryan)
Monday, October 15, 2012, 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Thursday, October 18, 2012, 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Monday, October 22, 2012, 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Thursday. October 25, 2012, 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Who? What Area is Served?
and parts of Warren
Area NOT served:
Warren and Centerline: 8 Mile to 11 1/2 Mile and Mound east to Hayes
**Families who live in Center Line should call 586.772.1290
**Families who live from the east side of Mound Road to the west side of Hayes, and who live between 8 Mile Road to 11 1/2 Mile Road (Martin Rd) should call 586.772.1290
What Documentation to Bring?
Picture ID
Birth Certificates
Current Utility Bill
Medicaid Cards
Bridge Cards
or CALL 2.1.1 (800.552.1183)
Only Families with Children in Michigan
17 yrs and under are eligible to register
Sponsored by: The Good Shepherd Coalition
For Families Needing Thanksgiving and Christmas Help
Registration Requirements:
You must bring the following documentation to register for Holiday Assistance
  1. Proof of Residency - You must have Photo ID with current address and a current utility bill (sept or oct 2012)
  2. Proof of Income - You must have a current Bridge Card or provide proof of income from all applicable sources such as: current pay stub, unemployment statement, social security statement, ssi statement, child support statement
  3. Proof of Family Size - You must have birth certificate(s) for your child(ren) or you must have guardianship papers if you are not the parent
We service the following communities:
Shelby Township - 48315, 48316, 48318
Clinton Township - 48035, 48036, 48038
Utica - 48317
Sterling Heights - 48310, 48312, 48313, 48314
Fraser - Thanksgiving only, Goodfellows Christmas Provider
Harrison Township - 48045
Macomb Township - 48042, 48044
Mount Clemens - 48043
Saint Clair Shores - 48080, 48081, 48082
Registration Location:
Good Shepherd Coalition, 33222 Groesbeck, Fraser, MI 48026, 586-415-8100
(Located on the east side of Groesbeck, 4 buildings north of 14 Mile Rd.)
Dates & Times:
Mondays: October 1, 8, 15  (9:00AM - 2:00PM)
Wednesdays: October 10, 17 (3:00PM - 6:00PM)
There are no exceptions to the above. If you do not have the necessary documentation, we will not be able to assist you. In order that all needing help may receive holiday assistance, families cannot be registered with any other agencies/organizations for holiday assistance.
Good Shepherd participates with 211 and several cities and agencies in coordinating our sign up lists. PLEASE...only sign up with one (1) program. Those that have signed up for more than one program will be dropped from the Good Shepherd Holiday Program.
The Coalition is a group of Churches and agencies working together to assist those in need in Central Macomb County.