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

21June
Secrets to a Dynamic Resume
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Secrets to a Dynamic Resume

Life Skills & Education

Join this resume workshop to learn the secrets to writing a dynamic, compelling, and effective resume from a Certified Professional Resume Writer.

Date and Time: Friday, June 21 at 11:00 am – Virtual

Registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZElf-murDoiGtZX6IzfPoG5n5aWPhN43otD

Upcoming Events

24June
Level Up Your LinkedIn and Slay the Resume Game Post-Grad
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Level Up Your LinkedIn and Slay the Resume Game Post-Grad

Life Skills & Education

 Adulting 101: Feeling lost in the resume abyss? We got you, fam. Learn how to craft a fire resume that’ll get you noticed by recruiters & land you that dream job.

Date and Location: Monday, June 24 at 10am on Zoom

Registration Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIvdeyvpzwiH9Cf-SPF9vyw334DkTtRvn8j

24June
A Home isn’t a Home Until You Purchase It: Homeownership Week
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

A Home isn’t a Home Until You Purchase It: Homeownership Week

Life Skills & Education

A home isn’t a home until you purchase it” will highlight the importance of homeownership. The transition from renting to owning a home brings a sense of stability, a substantial investment opportunity, the potential for building generational wealth, and significant tax benefits. This workshop will explore why purchasing a home is a critical step toward achieving these goals and why it makes a house truly feel like a home.

Date and Time: June 24th noon-1:30pm
Location: Virtual

Registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYpcOyspjgpHdIdhF00HGLy1mV8tuYf0HJP

25June
Qualifying for a Home in Today’s Market: Home Ownership Week
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Qualifying for a Home in Today’s Market: Home Ownership Week

Life Skills & Education

Qualifying for a Home in Today’s Market will discuss credit scores needed to purchase, saving for a down payment and managing money.

Date and Time: June 25th noon- 1:30pm

Location: virtual

Registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYsdeCurDotEtL2xrrUyyNUuHyma7-On3S-

26June
Resume Writing Workshop
9:30 am - 10:30 am

Resume Writing Workshop

Life Skills & Education

Join Gesher Human Services for a free Resume Writing Workshop by Certified Professional Resume Writers. Gain valuable tips and tools to write a dynamic resume.

There will be an opportunity to sign up for free 1-on-1 resume assistance at the conclusion of the workshop.

Date and Time: June 26, 2024 at 9:30 am

Location: At Gesher Human Services – 29699 Southfield Rd, Southfield, MI 48076

Registration: https://jlive.app/events/7211

26June
Understanding Emotions While Transitioning from High School
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Understanding Emotions While Transitioning from High School

Life Skills & Education

Transitioning from high school can be a challenging time filled with heightened emotions. This presentation explores the emotional landscape of this significant milestone, offering insights, strategies, and tools to navigate it effectively.

Participants will learn to:

  • Validate the significance of this transition and identify common emotions and influencing factors
  • Develop healthy coping strategies
  • Practice communication skills for expressing emotions
  • Discover ways to build connections, friendships, and community while embracing change, ultimately building resilience and confidence for the journey ahead

Time and Date: June 26, 2024 10:00-11:00am

Location: Virtual

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/understanding-emotions-while-transitioning-from-high-school-tickets-919511763437

For more information, contact Annika Wilson at (248) 233-4344 or [email protected]

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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.

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