Other Household Needs

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Bereavement

Childcare

  • Under the "Stay Home, Stay Safe" executive order, childcare providers are only open for essential workers as defined by the executive order. To learn more, go to https://www.helpmegrow-mi.org/essential

Pet Resources

  • Huron Valley Humane Society has a free pet food pantry, Bountiful Bowls, to learn more call 734-661-3552. If you can’t leave your home and cannot afford to purchase food online, please contact [email protected].
  • Huron Valley Humane Society also has a temporary Harbor program for pets whose owners are hospitalized and are without other resources. To learn more call 734-661-3552.

Transportation

  • TheRide is still operating on a reduced schedule. They have suspended the collection of fares and are limiting the number of individuals on a bus at any given time to 15 people to limit passenger and driver interaction.
  • The Ypsilanti Transit Center, Blake Transit Center and the AAATA (2700 S. Industrial Highway) front desk will be closed until further notice. 

  • Information will be frequently updated at https://www.theride.org/