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PRESS RELEASE: OLHSA receives Little Free Library through First United Methodist Church of Birmingham donation

PRESS RELEASE

OLHSA receives Little Free Library through First United Methodist Church of Birmingham donation

Initiative promotes the importance of community and literacy

Pontiac, Mich., October 13, 2016OLHSA, a Community Action Agency, recently received a donated Little Free Library from the...

THE OAKLAND PRESS: Four advantages of Revive Pontiac’s deconstruction program

By Anthony Spak

POSTED: 09/12/16, 5:49 PM 

It’s a sight too often seen in the neighborhoods of Pontiac - an old and dilapidated home with windows boarded and a roof caving in, unfit to live in and unsafe to live near.

Revive Pontiac is a deconstruction project partnership between The City of Pontiac, the Oakland County Treasurer’s office and the Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency that is changing the landscape of blighted Pontiac landscapes and changing the lives...

PRESS RELEASE: Head Start programs will stay at OLHSA

Pontiac, Mich., July 12, 2016 – OLHSA, a Community Action Agency, was recently awarded a grant totaling $10.8 million from the Department of Health & Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families, Office of Head Start to continue to run Early Head Start and Head Start programs in Oakland County. 

Through the grant 909 children will be served through the Head Start program for three and four year olds and 206 children will be enrolled in the Early...

THE OAKLAND PRESS: OLHSA receives grant for Head Start preschool programs

By Anne Runkle, The Oakland Press 

Posted: 07/15/16

The Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency has received a $10.8 million grant to continue running the Early Head Start and Head Start preschool programs in the county.

The community agency is making some changes, such as offering full-day classes and home-based programs.

Through the grant, more than 900 children will attend the Head Start program for three- and four-year-olds and about 200 children will be...

THE OAKLAND PRESS: Revive Pontiac teaches job skills, harvests vintage building materials

By Anne Runkle, The Oakland Press

POSTED: 06/27/16

Everything old is new again for a Pontiac community service agency.

Under its Revive Pontiac program, Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency is salvaging building materials from long-vacant buildings to sell in the vintage materials market.

Ten workers who are learning job skills in a 12-week program joined elected officials who have supported the program at a ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday, June 27, at a former...

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