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Family Support Services

Haven (shelter for domestic violence and abuse)

AA - Alcoholics Anonymous - Oakland County

Facilities in Pontiac, Bingham Farms and Royal Oak. 24-hour crisis line 334-1274, Administration 334-1284,

Hotline (248) 332-3521

Oakland County Childrens Village

Al-Anon Family Groups - Central Oakland County Office (248) 706-1020

Birmingham African American Family Network (BAAFN)

Division of Oakland County under the authority of Family Courts. 1200 N. Telegraph, Pontiac 48341858-1150,


Information Centers

Birmingham Bloomfield Community Coalition

Area Agency on Aging 1-B

1525 Covington Rd., Bloomfield Hills 48301 203-4615

29100 Northwestern Highway, Suite 400, Southfield 48034 (800) 852-7795

Birmingham Bloomfield SCAMP

The Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber

Through the Bloomfield Hills Recreation Department. 433-0885 Five week summer camp, Mon. thru Thurs for children and young adults with disabilities ages 3-26 years old. Log on for specific registration requirements.

725 S. Adams, Suite 130, Birmingham 48009 • 644-1700

Birmingham Shopping District

Birmingham Youth Assistance

20300 W. 12 Mile, Ste. 202, Southfield 48076 • 223-9400

2436 W. Lincoln F102, Birmingham 48009 203-4300

Bloomfield Youth Assistance (BYA) 4174 Dublin Rd., Bloomfield Hills 48302 341-5680

Common Ground (Youth and Family Crisis Agency) 1410 S. Telegraph Rd., Bloomfield Hills 48302 24-hour hotline (800) 231-1127 Administration 456-8150

Driving for Life: A Guide For Older Drivers and Their Families Need information to cope with the driving challenges of older persons and help identifying when its time to put the keys to the car away? Check out this pamphlet published by the Michigan Secretary of State.

151 Martin St., Birmingham 48009 • 530-1200

Better Business Bureau Serving Southeast Michigan Franklin Community Association P.O. Box 250046, Franklin 48025 • 626-2231

Michigan State University Extension (Community and Economic Development Programs) (248) 858-0880

Oakland County Offices 1200 N. Telegraph Rd., Pontiac 48341 • 858-1000

Driver License, Auto Registration and License Plates, and State Park “Recreation Passports” MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF STATE Lansing 48918-0001 Information Center: (888) 767-6424 Website: You must title and register all motor vehicles immediately upon purchase or moving to Michigan. Residents can secure new driver licenses and auto license plates through any Michigan Secretary ofState branch office. State park permits can be purchased each year when updating your auto license plate registration. If you are 18 or older you must meet certain requirements before a Michigan driver license can be issued (drivers under the age of 18 are issued graduated drivers licenses that have various restrictions). 1. You must have proof of identity, residency and social security number 2. Pass a vision test and meet physical and mental standards set by the Secretary of State’s office. 3. Pass a written and driving skills test if a new driver. 4. Pay the license fee. There is a charge and a chart of various fees online under “Online Services and Information.” 5. Complete a minimum of 30 days of practice driving on a temporary instruction permit (TIP).* 6. Pass a road skills test, which is administered by an independent testing agency approved by the Secretary of State.* * A person with a valid out-of-state driver license may have the road skills test, knowledge test, and 30-day practice requirements waived. The Secretary of State will contact your previous home state to obtain your driver record, which then becomes part of your Michigan driver record. Four forms of ID are required, along with proof of no-fault auto insurance, before you can register your car.

LOCAL OFFICES OF THE MICHIGAN SECRETARY OF STATE Oakland County Supercenter – 1608 N. Perry St., Pontiac 48340 South Oakland County Plus – 25263 Telegraph Rd., Southfield 48034 East Oakland County Plus – 1111 E. Long Lake Rd., Troy 48085 West Bloomfield – 4297 Orchard Lake Rd., West Bloomfield 48323 For persons 65 years or age or older or anyone that can’t drive for either a physical or medical reason, a FREE State ID card is available throughthe Michigan Secretary of State ( and must be accepted by law as a form of personal identification.


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