Chelsea – Community Services

Community Services
Community Services

Al-Anon

(734) 995-4949, helpline

Al-Anon Family Groups is a worldwide fellowship for friends and families of problem drinkers. AFG Nooner Group meets Fri. noon at First United Methodist Church, 128 Park St., rm. 207. ais@afgdistrict5.org, afgdistrict5.org

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Alcoholics Anonymous

Helpline & Meeting Info: (734) 482-5700; Office: (734) 482-0707

12-step support groups for anyone who desires to stop drinking. In-person meetings (Sun. 7 p.m., Mon. 8 p.m., Tues. noon, Thurs. 8 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.) are at the First United Methodist Church, 128 Park St. See website for up-to-date status on Zoom, in-person, and hybrid meetings. office@hvai.org, hvai.org

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Chelsea Area Friends for Recreation

PO Box 359, Chelsea 48118

Enhances and supports recreational and cultural activities for people of all ages in the greater Chelsea community. cafrbod.wixsite.com/cafr/about

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Chelsea Community Foundation

PO Box 83, Chelsea 48118

(734) 475-9891

Promotes individual, family, and corporate philanthropic giving to support the Chelsea community. Makes grants ($5,000-$25,000) to programs in the arts, education, health, human services, neighborhood and regional economic development, and environment and land use. rross@cfsem.org, chelseafound.org

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Chelsea Community Garden

Sibley by Timbertown Park

(734) 719-0035

Members tend 20×20-foot organic plots. $20/plot with a $20 deposit (refundable). Orientation for new members. info@chelseacommunitygarden.org, chelseacommunitygarden.org

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Chelsea Senior Center Meals on Wheels & Senior Cafe programs

512 E. Washington

(734) 475-9245 (Chelsea & Manchester)

Delivers nutritious noontime meals to homebound participants and provides lunch daily at the Chelsea Senior Center. For both programs, a $3 suggested donation for people age 60 and above; no one turned away for inability to pay. People under 60 may purchase a meal for $5. connected@chelseaseniors.org, chelseaseniors.org/daily-lunch-home-delivered-meals/

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Faith in Action

603 S. Main (near Chelsea Hospital)

(734) 475-3305

Community resource agency meeting emergency needs, and fighting hunger and poverty primarily in the Chelsea and Dexter School District areas, and food pantry access to Scio Farms and anyone in the Grass Lake zip code. Programs include a food pantry, laundry, shower, free durable medical equipment, free clothing and household supplies room. Qualified clients can access financial assistance such as utility shut-off prevention, eviction prevention, advocacy and online public program (SNAP/Medicaid, etc.) benefits navigation, employment counseling, school supplies, Thanksgiving baskets, and holiday sponsorship. Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (Wed. until 7 p.m.), Fri. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. sherimontoye@faithinaction1.org, faithinaction1.org

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Five Healthy Towns Foundation

14800 E. Old US-12

(734) 433-4599

Works to foster sustainable improvements in community health by operating wellness programming in Chelsea, Dexter, Grass Lake, Manchester, and Stockbridge. info@5healthytowns.org, 5healthytowns.org

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SASHA Farm (Sanctuary and Safe Haven for Animals)

(734) 428-9617

The largest farm animal sanctuary in the Midwest. Check website or Facebook page for updates to volunteering and upcoming events. info@sashafarm.org, sashafarm.org