Annual Disability Summit -

Come and join an active group of disability advocates and learn about the latest topics facing people with disabilities.

Community Outreach Event -

If you have questions about how the Friend of the Court works or how to have a criminal record expunged, this event is what you're looking for.

Open Enrollment for People Receiving Mental Health Services -

Receiving services through Community Living Services? Please read this important information.

Important Prescription Drug Information -

Covering the cost of prescriptions just got a little easier with a list of resources that was just released.

RESOURCES FOR PRESCRIPTION SAVINGS

  • Family Size: This program works with pharmacies to provide members with prices similar to those that large insurance companies and employers receive. All Food and Drug Administration-approved brand name and generic drugs are included in the program. Anyone is eligible for the free prescription card: people with and without insurance, plus those on Medicare or Medicaid. The card has no expiration date. familywize.org, 1-800-222-2818.
  • GoodRx: This website and smartphone app compares prescription drug prices at pharmacies nationwide, so you can fill yours wherever it’s cheapest. Get pharmacy coupons and a free savings card that’ll help you get medication discounts at many U.S. pharmacies. goodrx.com, 1-888-799-2553.
  • Needy Meds: This organization provides information on pharmaceutical and health care assistance programs.needymeds.org, 1-800-503-6897.
  • Partnership for Prescription Assistance: This service helps people find the best public or private prescription assistance programs for discounted or free medications. pparx.org, 1-888-477-2669.
  • Rx Assist: This site houses a comprehensive database of pharmaceutical assistance programs that may be able to provide you with discounted or free prescription medications. rxassist.org.
  • Rx Hope: This group acts as an advocate to help you get your prescription medications for free or for a small co-payment. rxhope.com, 1-877-267-0517.
  • Together RX Access: This free program helps reduce a percentage of medication costs for eligible members. Togetherrxaccess.com, 1-800-444-4106.

Artists Get TV Coverage for Upcoming Event -

There is a big art show in town this Sunday, August 23rd and special guest artists include two wonderful, local artists.

Emily Monroe and Noofi Makadsi are special needs artists who are quickly gaining popularity, and their talents just landed them a spot at an Auburn Hills art show.

Monroe's craft is photography. Her mother saw a bunch of photos on her camera roll one day and didn't know where they had come from. After realizing Emily took the photos, her parents decided to foster her talent.

Read the full article and watch bideo Click on Detroit