The mission of CARES of Farmington Hills is to offer comprehensive support services for individuals and their families in and around the Farmington Hills area that are in need or have limited access to everyday necessities due to insufficient financial resources or family instability. CARES will offer needed support in the areas of food, clothing, job education and training as well as access to other community and county support services – all on one campus.
Other major components CARES will provide include affordable, integrated primary care for medical and behavioral health services, suicide and prevention and education for the reduction of domestic violence. Our unified and integrative approach is to care for the whole person; the Spirit, Body, Emotion and Mind in order to begin to open doors of possibility for greater reduction of harm to humanity and a greater opportunity for personal growth and self-care. These services will be used to improve the health and well-being of community members of all ages.
CARES of Farmington Hills is actively supporting 3 of the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
"The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (SDG), adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future."
#1 SDG - No Poverty - End Poverty in all its forms.
#2 SDG - Zero Hunger - End hunger, achieve food security, improve nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.
#3 SDG - Good Health and Well Being - Ensure healthy lives and promote well being for all at all ages.
#5 SDG- Gender Equality - Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.
To lean more about the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals please see this website. https://www.un.org/