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Covid-19 Resources

No one should be without the essential resources, especially during these times.

See below for local resources in our area. Contact us if you need additional help accessing essential resources.

General Resources

  • Visit detroitmi.gov/covid-19 or covid313.org  for a list of local resources
  • Call 211 to ask about a range of services
  • Text “Detroit” to 73224 to ask for resources based on your address
  • Financial support is available from Wayne Metro for utilities, income, emergency plumbing repair, food, income, and funeral support. Call 313-388-9799

Relevant Announcements

  • Learn about the current status of our state’s Stay Home Order here.
  • Coronavirus testing is available in Detroit and Hamtramck
    • Detroit- Coronavirus Community Care Drive-Thru 313-230-0505
    • Hamtramck- Wayne County Healthy Communities- 313-871-1926

Water

  • If you do not have water service due to an account issue, call DWSD (313-267-8000) right away and ask about the Covid-19 Water Restart Plan.
  • If you cannot have water service due to a plumbing issue, apply for Wayne Metro‘s Emergency Water Plumbing service
  • If you need water delivery, contact We The People of Detroit (844-429-2837) https://www.wethepeopleofdetroit.com/get-help

Food

  • Contact Gleaners 866-GLEANER (453-2637), or visit this page for resources specific to families with children, seniors, and others.

Housing

  • There is a moratorium on evictions in the 36th District Court through June 12. If you need eviction prevention assistance, contact UCHC’s eviction hotline: 313-355-3352
  • No tax foreclosures will occur in Wayne County for the year 2020. Taxes are still due and can be made payable to the Wayne County Treasurer. Contact UCHC’s foreclosure hotline: 313-405-7726
  • If you need help making rent, land contract, or mortgage payments, call Wayne Metro 313-388-9799
  • If you want to find out if your mortgage qualifies for forbearance under the Cares Act, call your bank or visit this site to learn more: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau