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

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.

Upcoming Events

18July
Resume Writing Workshop
10:00 am - 11:30 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: Thursday, July 18 at 10:00-11:30am

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

Registration Required (on mobile, click and hold link to open): https://jlive.app/events/8128

22July
Homebuyer Education
4:07 pm - 8:00 pm

Homebuyer Education

Life Skills & Education

Taught by Gesher Human Service’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you will learn about the entire homebuying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure.

$50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

Date and Time: July 22 from 4:00 pm-8:00 pm

Location: Virtual

Registration: To register for a Homebuyer Education class, contact us at [email protected] or 248-233-4299.

24July
Using AI To Assist In Your Job Search
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Using AI To Assist In Your Job Search

Life Skills & Education

Demystify the power of AI in your job search! This beginner-friendly workshop equips you to perform a modern job search and to utilize AI tools to build a strong resume that gets noticed. No experience needed – become an AI-powered job search pro!

Date and Time: Wednesday, July 24 at 1:00 pm

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

No registration required.

26July
Secrets to a Dynamic Resume
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Secrets to a Dynamic Resume

Life Skills & Education

This workshop dives deep into the secrets of crafting a dynamic and ATS-friendly resume that will grab the attention of recruiters and land you interviews. Led by a Certified Professional Resume Writer, you’ll gain the knowledge and tools to create a compelling document that showcases your skills and experience in a way that gets noticed by Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS).

Date and Time: Friday, July 26 at 11:00am

Location: Virtual

Registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwrf-Gorz8qGdNht94N8pfoZ1ShHH9RVxtr

26July
Family Financial Harmony Series: Winning Strategies for Kids and Money
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Family Financial Harmony Series: Winning Strategies for Kids and Money

Life Skills & Education

This workshop aims to educate parents on teaching children the importance of money. Participants will learn how to make smart financial choices, manage allowances, understand debt, and the power of saving.

Date and Time: July 26 at 1:00 pm

Location: Virtual

Registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYuf-uqrz8vG9L1FCDrxnXaMcOKh9hY0LoE

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.

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