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THE OAKLAND PRESS: New range of employment services available at Pontiac’s OLHSA

By Carol Hopkins, The Oakland Press
POSTED: 10/13/15, 8:20 AM

Unemployed people who have a tough time finding transportation, child care or even job uniforms can find help through a new service being offered at OLHSA, the Pontiac-based Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency.

The service, called Community Ventures, is being made possible by grant funding and OLHSA’s official designation as a Community Ventures service provider for Pontiac through the Michigan Economic...

PRESS RELEASE: Pontiac Rotary donates over 400 books to OLHSA’s Head Start preschoolers

Pontiac, Mich., October 6, 2015 - OLHSA, a Community Action Agency, recently received 421 books for its Head Start preschoolers from the Rotary Club of Pontiac. The books were awarded to the club through a grant received by Detroit Public Television (DPTV), thanks to a generous donation from PBS KIDS and  

“After receiving the DPTV book grant, OLHSA’s Head Start program immediately popped into our heads when thinking of what organization to...

PRESS RELEASE: OLHSA provides Pontiac residents with tools to improve job security and satisfaction

Pontiac, Mich., September 28, 2015 – OLHSA, A Community Action Agency, is currently offering services to help local residents overcome employment barriers and see career success. The increase in available services is made possible by grant funding and OLHSA’s official designation as Community Ventures service provider for Pontiac via the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC).


THE OAKLAND PRESS: OLHSA recognizes Grandparents Raising Grandchildren as part of Kinship Care Month

By Dave Phillips, The Oakland Press

Posted: 09/22/15, 4:34 PM   

A state representative was on hand this month for a celebration for grandparents raising grandchildren organized by the Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency (OLHSA) as part of Kinship Care Month.

As part of the celebration, State Rep. Klint Kesto, R-Commerce Township, visited OLHSA, which offers a Grandparents Raising Grandchildren program. Kesto learned more about the...

PRESS RELEASE: Grandparents raising grandchildren the focus of celebration

Pontiac, Mich., September 22, 2015 – As part of Kinship Care Month, which was recently recognized in September by the State of Michigan, OLHSA, a Community Action Agency, celebrated its Grandparents Raising Grandchildren (GRG) program participants with tributes from state representatives and a celebration.

Representative Klint Kesto, representing the 39th district of Michigan, visited the OLHSA office to learn more...