The bridge to where you want to be

We help people across metro Detroit lead more stable and fulfilling lives through career development, behavioral health, and residential services.

More than meets the eye

At Gesher Human Services, we are dedicated to measurably improving quality of life and livelihood by giving every person an equitable opportunity to succeed at work, at home, and in the community.

Our mission is you.

Careers
& Employment

Gesher helps people across metro Detroit find personal fulfillment and financial stability through meaningful employment.

Residential
Services

Gesher helps people with disabilities across metro Detroit get access to supportive housing and care services from trained professionals.

Community
Integration

Gesher helps people across metro Detroit get involved in their community through a wide range of enrichment programs and activities.

Next Event

15July
The Lois Zussman Golf Classic
11:00 am

The Lois Zussman Golf Classic

Life Skills & Education

The Lois Zussman Golf Classic is an annual fundraiser supporting the Clubhouse for the Common Good housed in the Lois and Milton Y. Zussman Center. The Clubhouse for the Common Good provides enrichment, educational, and employment opportunities for adults living with mental health challenges.

Franklin Hills Country Club
31675 Inkster Road | Franklin, Michigan 48025

11:00 AM – Registration and Lunch
12:30 PM – Shotgun Start
5:30 PM – Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction
7:00 PM – Dinner ~ Program ~ Live Auction

Join us at 5:30 PM for a cocktail reception, auctions, and dinner!
$175 per person

For more information, contact Lindsey Fox at [email protected] or 248.233.4343.

Enter for a chance to win a Passport to Paradise!

One raffle ticket for $100 or three for $250!

Your stay, your way. The world is at your fingertips with a selection of trending travel experiences curated by our destination specialists, including:

  • Your choice of over fifteen extraordinary experiences worldwide (CLICK HERE to view the winner’s choices)
  • Handpicked private accommodation and exclusive guest amenities with every stay
  • A curated selection of global destinations reflecting the hottest trends in travel
  • Premium guest services for trip planning to ensure once-in-a-lifetime experiences wherever the world takes you

Note: Experience must be booked within 12 months of purchase date. Flights, transportation, and food are not included.

All proceeds from this raffle go to the Lois Zussman Golf Classic. Need not be present to win.

The winner will be announced at 8 p.m. on Monday, July 15, 2024, at Gesher’s Annual Lois Zussman Golf Classic at Franklin Hills Country Club.

More information: Lindsey Fox 248.233.4343 or [email protected].

Raffle License #R75031

Thank you to our 2024 Lois Zussman Golf Classic sponsors!

2024 Lois Zussman Golf Classic Committee

Harold Dubrowsky
Amy Folbe
Kristen Gross
Adam Jacob
Paige Lustig
Jonathan Modiano
Mike Orlando
Dan Serlin
Charlie Shaw
Adam Zussman
Rick Zussman

Upcoming Events

16July
Computer Basics Class - AM Class
1:24 am - 12:00 pm

Computer Basics Class - AM Class

Life Skills & Education

Computer Basics Class
Students will learn basic computer skills needed for work, school and life. Each student will also receive a workbook and a portable flash drive to transport files. Classroom time is 12 hours total. (Six 2-hour sessions)

Computer Basics Class topics include:
Creating, editing, naming, saving and moving files
Keyboard, mouse and trackpad usage
Navigating the internet
Tech terms translated
The Cloud
Safety

Workshop Dates:

July 16th, 18th, 23rd, 25th, 30th, and August 6th

Time: AM Class 10 a.m. – noon

Location: Gesher Human Services | 29699 Southfield Rd., Southfield, MI 48076

Fee: FREE to all unemployed job seekers (normally $199).
Registration is required!

Click here to download a printable flier.

For more info and to register, contact Dave Rotter to sign up: [email protected] or 248.233.4243.

16July
Un-Retiring
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Un-Retiring

Life Skills & Education

This interactive workshop explores the growing trend of “un-retiring” – returning to work after retirement but with your schedule and preferences. We’ll delve into the benefits and challenges of this approach. Join us and discover how to craft a work life that fits your goals in this new chapter!

Date and Time: Tuesday, July 16 at 11:30am

Location: Virtual

Registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMrd-ugrDgiGNJMV41Eui3Nj4SUL2IoMXFF

16July
Computer Basics Class - PM Class
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Computer Basics Class - PM Class

Life Skills & Education

Computer Basics Class
Students will learn basic computer skills needed for work, school and life. Each student will also receive a workbook and a portable flash drive to transport files. Classroom time is 12 hours total. (Six 2-hour sessions)

Computer Basics Class topics include:
Creating, editing, naming, saving and moving files
Keyboard, mouse and trackpad usage
Navigating the internet
Tech terms translated
The Cloud
Safety

Workshop Dates:

July 16th, 18th, 23rd, 25th, 30th, and August 6th

Time: PM Class 1:00p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location: Gesher Human Services | 29699 Southfield Rd., Southfield, MI 48076

Fee: FREE to all unemployed job seekers (normally $199).
Registration is required!

Click here to download a printable flier.

For more info and to register, contact Dave Rotter to sign up: [email protected] or 248.233.4243.

16July
Retirement Reemployment - Getting Back Into the Game
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Retirement Reemployment - Getting Back Into the Game

Life Skills & Education

This workshop dives deep into the exciting (and sometimes daunting) prospect of working after retirement. We’ll explore the key considerations for crafting a financially feasible, fulfilling and fun return. This time, on your terms!

Date and Time: Tuesday, July 16 at 2:00-3:30pm

Location: Held in person at Gesher Human Services in Southfield.

Registration: https://jlive.app/events/8095

Registration is required.

17July
Savvy Savers
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Savvy Savers

Life Skills & Education

Savvy Savers is a program that is designed to assist you with becoming a saver or help you get started with learning how to save and begin investing. Each monthly meeting will include topics related to improving your savings skills.

Date and Time: Join Our Savings Support Group! Monthly meetings held on Wednesdays: July 17, August 21, and September 18, at 12:00 PM.

Location: Virtual

Registration:

To register for this free, virtual program: email [email protected] or call 248-233-4299.

News and Announcements

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Help Make a Difference

Last year, more than 26,000 of our family, friends, and neighbors were helped by Gesher Human Services. Your support ensures these services are there for all who need them.

Take the first step toward a more stable and fulfilling life