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Upcoming Events

    Cody Rouge Networking for Change Community Luncheon
    Date: May 11, 2013
    Time: 11:30am - 1:30pm
    Karas House
    23623 Plymouth Road
    Redford, MI 48239
    Osborn Networking for Change Community Luncheon
    Date: May 18, 2013
    Time: 11:30am - 1:30pm
    American Serbian Memorial

    Annual Meeting
    Date: June 15, 2013
    Time: 8:30am
    Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

    The Obama Administration Announces 2011 Promise Neighborhoods Grant Winners

    "20 Communities Secure Funding to Plan, Implement Cradle-to-Career Education Model"

    Congratulations to the Detroit Promise Neighborhoods 2011 Planning Grant Recipient: Detroit Clark Park/Osborn Promise Neighborhoods. Black Family Development is the lead agency for Detroit's Promise Neighborhoods.

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CMO Hope Program


The CMO-HOPE program welcomes youths who identify a need for substance abuse and/or co-occurring disorders services.

HOPE Program provides culturally relevant, individualized, strength based, comprehensive and assessable outpatient (OP) substance abuse services to court ordered youth and their families. These services are provided in the least restrictive environment and in a manner that respects the dignity, worth and rights of the persons served and their families.

CMO Program Goal

(1) To reduce alcohol and drug abuse by promoting continued abstinence.

(2) To assist youth with adopting productive options to substance dependent lifestyles.

CMO Program Services

  • Individual and group substance abuse therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Case management
  • Relapse prevention
  • Life skills
  • Educational monitoring
  • Drug screen monitoring
  • Crisis intervention services
    And a variety of other services designed to promote abstinence from tobacco, alcohol and other drugs

    Eligibility Criteria
    Court ordered male and female youth, ages 12-18 years, who live in Wayne County, have been referred by CMO and are able to benefit from Outpatient (OP) substance abuse treatment services.