Common Ground

About Common Ground

Common Ground is a non-profit community-crisis organization that has been in existence for 50 years. Our purpose: helping people move from crisis to hope. At Common Ground, we help individuals and families who are experiencing crises of any kind, from suicide to substance abuse, human trafficking, mental illness and more.

Through all of our diverse programs, we serve tens of thousands of people throughout the state of Michigan each year. We take pride in truly making a difference. Our organization offers over 15 different programs that work together to provide excellent, well-rounded help, regardless of an individual's situation. Common Ground is regarded as one of the top 10 comprehensive crisis providers in the country. In addition to being a leader in crisis services, the agency is involved in state-wide legislative and public policy crisis system advocacy, consulting and is on a major growth trajectory.


Administrative Support Intern

June 2018 - August 2018 Birmingham, MI
“I was exposed to a new population and it was also a laid-back position.”

Communications Intern

May 2018 Bloomfield Hills, MI
“The people! Common Ground has an amazing staff. Everyone works together to support one another and further the mission of moving people from crisis to hope. The energy is consistently upbeat and positive, focused on making positive changes in the community.”
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