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Centro Multicultural La Familia (Centro) is a Pontiac-based non-profit that works in the areas of domestic violence, sexual assault, substance abuse and mental health.

Cento has served primarily communities of color, especially Spanish-speaking individuals and immigrants, in the area for over 15 years! Read on to learn more about Centro’s impact throughout the community.

Centro’s Covid-19 Pandemic Response

Testing/Vaccination Clinics

Centro Multicultural La Familia has partnered with several organizations, including the Consulate of Mexico in Detroit, Oakland County Health Department and Honor Community Health to bring Covid-19 testing and vaccination clinics to our Latinx and Hispanic communities. Learn more about the benefits here.

We encourage everyone to do the research and make the decision for yourself.

Watch our e-newsletter and social media pages for upcoming vaccination opportunities.

Community Mural

Centro MuralCentro Multicultural La Familia recently celebrated the completion of a beautiful mural designed and painted by local youth through our first annual Street Art & Social Justice Camp. This program was also assisted by Pontiac youth in the Summer Youth Employment Program 2021. The mural is located at 361 S Paddock, Pontiac, MI.  Follow Centro on social media to learn more about upcoming programs and events!

Oher Events

Online Nutrition Classes

Centro offers online nutrition classes through a collaboration between Ventanilla de Salud and Michigan State University-Extension. These classes are instructed by Cecilia Jaime and Rayshawnda Temple, and moderated by Centro’s very own Brenda Ortega. The classes are held on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. and Wednesdays at 4 p.m. Great job promoting healthy living and habits for our community!

Centro Celebrates Día del Niño!

of Día del NinoIn honor of Día del Niño, Centro hosted a children’s book day celebration on May 1, 2021 in Madison Heights. In partnership with the Mexican Consulate, Casa Amiga, and the Madison Heights Public Library, we were able to give away tons of books to families across Oakland County. We want to extend a huge thank you to everyone who participated, you truly made this event one to remember!

Stay Connected to CENTRO for the latest Updates

Recent CENTRO E-newsletters

Read more about Centro’s Impact in these recent E-Newsletters