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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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Wraparound is a process: As a client of Wraparound, our job is to create a plan and support, based on one family at a time. You and your family will create a plan based on your input with the help of your Facilitator, and others you choose to be on your team. Based on your choice, you will be connected with resources to assist you in achieving the goals of your plan.

Wraparound Program Goal

The goal of Wraparound is to help your family and you find better ways to be a family. We will only be around for a short time, but we will help you find ways to be better so that strangers will not have to come in again.

Wraparound Program Services

  • Weekly Family Contact
  • Linking and Coordinating Resources
  • Support and 24/7 Availability
  • Positive Family Activities and Outing 4 Times Per Year

    Eligibility Criteria
    Age Requirements:
  • 12 - 16 Years of Age
    Geographic Area/Zip Code Boundary/County/City:
  • On the Eastside of Wayne County.
    Clients are eligible for Wraparound when they are:
  • Linked with the Court system.
  • In danger of being removed from home.
  • Have a mental health diagnosis, and are in need of mental health services.
  • Being placed back into the community after being away from home.