The Macomb-Oakland Regional Center Inc. (MORC) helps individuals with disabilities and mental illness realize their dreams as full members of their communities.
We do this through comprehensive services and supports, training and education, and advocacy.
MORC is pleased to announce that it's next Navigating the System seminar, featuring Peer Mentors and Anti-Stigma, will take place on Friday, December 13th from 10 a.m. to Noon at its Auburn Hills Office.
Through this presentation, individuals will learn about Peer Mentors and how they can help individuals with disabilities advocate for their rights and the supports they need, meet Peer Mentors and learn about their areas of expertise, and learn about the 2012-2013 Anti-Stigma campaign and some strategiies and resources for combatting stigma among individuals with disabilities and mental illness.
Registration is kindly requested but not required. To register, please call 248-276-8145 and leave your name and the number of people attending. Light refreshments will be served.
Carhartt employees will battle the Red Wings Alumni for the ninth straight year to benefit children and adults with disabilities served by MORC. This year's game will take place on Friday, December 13, at 7 p.m. at the Dearborh Ice Skating Center.
Carhartt employees raise money to buy food, personal care items, linens, gift cards and clothes for our people with disabilities at Christmas and throughout the year.
Tickets are free for people with disabilities and their caregivers. Please RSVP to 248-390-0788 to let us know how many will attend. You will receive your tickets at the door on game day. General public tickets are available for $10 on game day at the arena.
Click the link below to check out highlights of past games.
MORC is pleased to announce that a short documentary featuring its photography program and several MORC artists aired on PBS's Detroit Performs show on Tuesday, November 26th. Click on the link below to check out the episode.