Michigan

Demographic Data

Total state population
9,986,857
Total number of people with disabilities
14.3%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
3.9%
Vision difficulty
2.3%
Cognitive difficulty
6.1%
Ambulatory difficulty
7.5%
Self-care difficulty
2.9%
Independent living difficulty
6.7%
Race/ethnicity breakdown
White
78.2%
Black or African American
13.7%
American Indian and Alaskan Native
0.6%
Asian
3.3%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
0.0%
Hispanic or Latino
5.3%
Other Race
1.1%
Two or more Races
3.0%

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
35.7%
Unemployment rate for PwD
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
7.3%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

Unemployment rate for PwD
28.7%

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

CILs
The Disability Network
3600 South Dort Highway, Suite 54
Flint, MI 48507
Phone: 810-742-1800
ED:Luke Zelley
Superior Alliance For Independent Living
1200 Wright Street, Suite 3
Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: 906-228-5744
ED:Sarah Peurakoski
Disability Network West Michigan
27 East Clay Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49442
Phone: 231-722-0088
ED:Diane Fleser
Metropolitan Detroit Center for Independent Living
5555 Conner Avenue, Suite 2224
Detroit, MI 48213
Phone: 313-923-1655
ED: Lori Hill
Disability Network Northern Michigan
415 East Eighth Street
Traverse City, MI 49686
Phone: 231-922-0903
ED:Jim Moore
Disability Network Southwest Michigan
517 East Crosstown Parkway
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Phone: 269-345-1516
ED:Joel Cooper
disAbility Connections, Inc.
409 Linden Avenue
Jackson, MI 49203
Phone: 517-782-6054
ED:Joan Hart
Disability Network (Lakeshore)
426 Century Lane, Suite 140
Holland, MI 49423
Phone: 616-396-5326
ED:Amanda Rhines
Ann Arbor Center for Independent
3941 Research Park Drive, Suite A
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Phone: 734-971-0277
ED:Alex Gossage
Blue Water Center for Independent Living, Inc.
1042 Griswold Street, Suite 2
Port Huron, MI 48060
Phone: 810-987-9337
ED: Laura Steele
Disabilities Network Oakland & Macomb
1709 John R Road
Troy, MI 48083
Phone: 586-268-4160
ED:Kelly Winn
Disability Network of Mid-Michigan
1705 South Saginaw Road
Midland, MI 48640
Phone: 989-835-4041
ED:Kelly Pelong
Handicapper Advocacy Alliance, Inc. dba Disability Network Capital Area
2812 North Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Lansing, MI 48906
Phone: 517-999-2760
ED:Mark Pierce
Disability Advocates of Kent County (Michigan)
3600 Camelot Drive, Southeast, Suite One
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
ED:David Bulkowski
State DD Council
Phone: (517) 335-3718
ED:Vendella Collins
UCEDDs
Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute (MI-DDI)
Wayne State University
4809 Woodward Avenue
268 Leonard N. Simons Building
Detroit, MI 48202
Main Phone: 313-577-2654
Toll Free Number: 888-978-4334
Main Fax: 313-577-3770
TTY: 313-577-2654
State P&A
CAP/PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Disability Rights Michigan
4095 Legacy Parkway, Suite 500
Lansing, MI 48911-4263
Phone & TDD: (517) 487-1755
Toll Free: (800) 288-5923
FAX: (517) 487-0827

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This website was created by The Lewin Group/TASH under the Administration for Community Living (Administration on Disabilities) . Contract HHSP233201500088I / 75P00120F37007.

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