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Tribal Colleges

Bay Mills Community College
12214 West Lakeshore Drive
Brimley, MI 49715
906-248-3354
fax: 906-248-3351
www.bmcc.edu

Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College
111 Beartown Rd, PO Box 519
Baraga, Michigan 49908
906.353.4600
fax: 906.353.8107
www.kbocc.org

Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College
2284 Enterprise Drive
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
989-775-4123
fax: 989-772-4528
www.sagchip.edu

 

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Map

Michigan Map

There are twelve federally recognized Indian tribes in Michigan today

  1. Bay Mills Indian Community  www.baymills.org
  2. Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians  www.gtbindians.org
  3. Hannahville Indian Community  www.hannahville.net
  4. Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi  www.nhbpi.com
  5. Keweenaw Bay Indian Community  www.kbic-nsn.gov
  6. Lac Vieux Desert Band of Chippewa  www.lvdtribal.com
  7. Little River Band of Ottawa Indians  www.lrboi-nsn.gov
  8. Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi  www.mbpi.org
  9. Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians  www.pokagonband-nsn.gov
  10. Saginaw Chippewa Tribe  www.sagchip.org
  11. Sault Ste Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians  www.sootribe.org
  12. Little Traverse Bay Band of Ottawa Indians  www.ltbbodawa-nsn.gov

Michigan has the following reservations and servicing field offices:

Bay Mills FO 881 Sault St. Marie
Hannahville FO 355 Escanaba
Isabella FO 356 Bay City and 348 Saginaw
L’Anse FO 638 Houghton
Ontonagon FO 371 Ironwood

These reservations are serviced by six Field Offices in both Minnesota and Michigan. 
 
Public Affairs Specialists (PAS’s) are the spokespersons for the Social Security Administration (SSA) with the general public through their community outreach efforts.    Using a wide variety of community and media channels, public affairs specialists disseminate information on Social Security programs, benefits, and customer service initiatives in local communities.   Through their efforts, they promote better cooperation among community organizations and improved public access to the SSA programs.

The local PASs who service these areas are:

Jim Czechowicz Rhonda Whitenack
190 E. Fifth St Suite 800 6161 American Blvd. W Suite 100
St. Paul, MN 55101 Bloomington, MN 55438
(866) 677- 6032 ext. 10609 (866) 964-7349 ext. 20121
Mobile: (651) 324-0637 Mobile: (651) 324-0687
James.C.Czechowicz@ssa.gov Rhonda.Whitenack@ssa.gov
   
Fran Heimes-Savickis Vonda Vantil
26840 W 7 Mile Rd 50 College SE
Detroit, MI 48240 Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(888) 366-6152 ext 28720 (877) 322-5883 ext 18872
Mobile (313) 452- 3059 Mobile (616) 304-7642
Frances.Heimes.Savickis@ssa.gov Vonda.Vantil@ssa.gov

There are two additional PASs who service Michigan.

 

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Urban Indian Health

AMERICAN INDIAN HEALTH & FAMILY SERVICES OF SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN
4880 Lawndale St
Detroit, MI 48210
Clinic: 313-846-6030
Clinic Fax: 313-846-2751
Administration: 313 846-3718
Admin Fax: 313-846-0150
www.aihfs.org/

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VSD Sites

Field Office to 3rd Party VSD Capability

Escanaba MI  
2015 1st Ave N VSD Pic
Escanaba, MN 49829-2391
877-545-5503
Fax:  906-786-7995
   
Sault Ste Marie MI  
2861 Ashmun St, Ste 1  
Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783  
855-285-6007  
FAX:  906-632-0338  

Field Office to Field Office VSD Capability

Ironwood MI Detroit Grand River MI
1401 E Cloverland Dr 9222 Grand River Ave
Ironwood MI 49938-2046 Detroit, MI 48204
855-532-0888 866-405-0043
Fax: 906-932-2477 FAX: 313-933-2661
   
Flint Downtown MI  
1149 Robert T Longway Blvd  
Flint, MI 48503  
888-318-7282  
FAX: 810-239-4761  
TTY: 810-233-6635  

Field Office with Hearing VSD Capabilities

Jackson MI Battle Creek MI
234 W. Louis Glick Hwy., Suite 200 2518 Capital Ave. SW
Jackson, MI 49201 Battle Creek, MI 49015-3490
877-405-0473 877-445-0829
FAX: 517-784-9174 FAX: 269-962-0268
   
Mt. Pleasant MI  
1940 Sweeney St  
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858  
877-405-7667  
FAX: 989-772-6249  
TTY: 989-773-1733  

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Urban Centers

Nokomis Learning Center
A Native American Cultural Center
5153 Marsh Road
Okemos, MI 48864-1198
Ph: (517) 349-5777
www.nokomis.org/index.html



 

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Tribal Government

Bay Mills Indian Community of Michigan Hannahville Indian Community
Jeff D. Parker (President) Kenneth Meshigaud (Chairman)
12140 W. Lakeshore Drive N14911 Hannahville B1 Road
Brimley, MI 49715 Wilson, MI 49896-9728
Tel: (906) 248-3241 Tel: (906) 466-2934
Fax: (906) 248-3283 Fax: (906) 466-2933
www.baymills.org www.hannahville.net
   
Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians Keweenaw Bay Indian Community
Derek J. Bailey (Tribal Chairman) Warren C. Swartz, Jr. (President)
2605 N.West Bay Shore Drive 16429 Beartown Road
Peshawbestown, MI 49682 Baraga, MI 49908
Tel: (231) 534-7750 Tel: (906) 353-6623
Fax: (231) 534-7010 Fax: (906) 353-7540
www.gtbindians.org www.kbic-nsn.gov
   
Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians Little River Band of Ottawa Indians
James Williams, Jr. (Chairman) Larry B. Romanelli (Ogema)
P.O. Box 249 375 River Street
Watersmeet, MI 49969 Manistee, MI 49660-2729
(906) 358-4577 (231) 723-8288
Fax: (906) 358-4785 Fax: (231) 723-3270
www.lvdtribal.com www.lrboi.com
   
Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi
Ken Harrington (Chairman) Homer Mandoka (Chairman)
7500 Odawa Circle 2221 - 1 1/2 Mile Road
Harbor Springs, MI 49740 Fulton, MI 49052
(231) 242-1401 (269) 729-5151
Fax: (231) 242-1412 Fax: (269) 729-5920
www.ltbbodawa-nsn.gov www.nhbpi.com
   
Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians
David K. Sprague (Chairman) Matt Wesaw (Chairman)
P.O. Box 218 P.O. Box 180
Dorr, MI 49323 Dowagiac, MI 49047
(616) 681-8830 (269) 782-6323
Fax: (616) 681-8836 Fax: (269) 782-9625
www.mbpi.org www.pokagon.com

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Recognized Tribes

  1. Lake Superior Chippewa of Marquette, Inc.
  2. Burt Lake Band of Ottawa & Chippewa Indians, Inc.
  3. Consolidated Bahwetig Ojibwas & Mackinacs
  4. Grand River Band of Ottawa Indians

 

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SS Offices

Michigan Social Security Offices
Office Phone Number Fax Number TTY Number
Maurice El-Amin
Area Director Southeast Michigan
4405 S Baldwin Rd.
Suite A
Orion, MI 48359
877-348-7391248-393-5621
Ann Arbor
3971 Research Park Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
877-402-0825734-741-2046
Chesterfield
26200 21 Mile Rd.
Chesterfield, MI 48051
866-635-0788586-949-4487
Clawson
140 North Crooks
Clawson, MI 48017
888-456-9559248-546-0280
Dearborn
19853 W Outer Dr.
Dearborn, MI 48124
877-714-0392313-278-0894
Detroit 7 Mile Wyoming
10201 W Seven Mile Rd.
Detroit, MI 48221
866-365-6741313-863-3430
Detroit Conner
3400 Conner St.
Detroit, MI 48215
877-405-7824313-821-1229
Detroit Downtown
477 Michigan Ave.
Room 450
Detroit, MI 48226
888-748-7691313-226-4663313-226-3753
Detroit East
19251 Mack Ave.
Suite 200
Detroit, MI 48236
877-845-0540313-885-8712
Detroit Grand River
9222 Grand River Ave
Detroit, MI 48204
866-405-0043313-933-2661
Detroit Northwest
26840 W 7 Mile Rd.
Detroit, MI 48240
888-329-5729313-537-9415
Detroit SW
5715 Michigan Ave.
Detroit, MI 48210
877-319-0730313-895-0904
Farmington Hills
23580 Orchard Lake Rd.
Farmington Hill, MI 48336
866-331-2210248-471-2087
Inkster
28657 Cherry Hill Rd.
Inkster, MI 48141
866-704-4860734-721-4223
Livonia
34010 Plymouth Rd.
Livonia, MI 48150
866-964-7371734-762-0514866-762-0536
Monroe
1300 S Telegraph Rd.
Monroe, MI 48161
877-274-5416734-242-1077
Pontiac
1280 Pontiac Rd.
Pontiac, MI 48340
866-299-3777248-364-0526
Roseville
15250 E. 12 Mile Rd.
Roseville, MI 48066
877-833-2541586-772-4465
Sterling Heights
44400 Van Dyke Ave.
Sterling Heights, MI 48314
888-619-4768586-997-3961586-997-9468
Wyandotte
3650 Biddle St.
Wyandotte, MI 48192
866-964-7407734-283-3031
Julie McCarthy
Area Director Greater Michigan
2163 University Park Dr.
Suite 100
Okemos, MI 48864
877-694-5501517-347-7597
Adrian
1040 S Winter St.
Suite 2401
Adrian, MI 49221
877-512-5943517-263-1945517-481-3819
Alpena
111 N 4th Ave.
Alpena, MI 49707
877-452-4195989-354-4281989-354-8537
Battle Creek
2518 Capital Ave. SW
Battle Creek, MI 49015
877-445-0829269-962-0268
Bay City
1115 Washington Ave.
Bay City, MI 48708
866-366-4924989-892-4916989-892-7848
Benton Harbor
455 Bond St.
Benton Harbor, MI 4902
877-405-5457269-926-1831269-926-6426
Big Rapids
730 Watertower Rd.
Big Rapids, MI 49307
855-245-0641231-796-6350
Cadillac
1720 S Mitchell St.
Cadillac, MI 49601
877-405-0485231-775-1808
Escanaba
2015 1St Ave. North
Escanaba, MI 49829
877-545-5503906-786-7995906-786-5886
Flint Downtown
1149 Robert T Longway Blvd.
Flint, MI 48503
888-318-7282810-239-4761810-233-6635
Fort Gratiot
2620 Krafft Rd.
Fort Gratiot, MI 48059
877-895-0042810-385-9107
Grand Rapids
3045 Knapp St. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
877-319-5710616-363-5827616-363-4128
Holland
657 Hastings Ave.
Holland, MI 49423
877-223-6062616-392-1233800-325-0778
Houghton
902 Razorback Dr.
Suite 3
Houghton, MI 49931
888-577-6370906-482-5015
Ironwood
213 S Marquette St.
Ironwood, MI 49938
906-932-4034906-932-2477
Jackson
234 W Louis Glick Hwy.
Suite 200
Jackson, MI 49201
877-405-0473517-784-9174
Kalamazoo
317 S Drake Rd.
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
866-331-9088269-381-9119269-381-9046
Lansing
5210 Perry Robinson Circle
Lansing, MI 48911
877-512-5944517-393-4686
Ludington
150 N Jebavy Dr.
Ludington, MI 49431
866-495-0075231-843-3696
Marquette
300 S Front St.
1St Floor
Suite 1
Marquette, MI 49855
855-782-9154906-226-9724
Mount Pleasant
1940 Sweeney St.
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
877-405-7667989-772-6249989-773-1733
Muskegon
2585 Barclay
Muskegon, MI 49441
866-763-2632231-755-6645
North Flint
2021 W Carpenter Rd.
Flint, MI 48505
877-748-9766810-789-5172
Owosso
306 N Gould St.
Owosso, MI 48867
855-628-1592989-723-4874989-723-4907
Petoskey
308 State Street
Suite 8
Petoskey, MI 49770
866-574-2588231-347-8796231-347-3301
Saginaw
611 E Genesee
Saginaw, MI 48607
877-405-5868989-759-0034989-759-0035
Sault St. Marie
2861 Ashmun St.
Suite 1
Sault St. Marie, MI 49783
855-285-6007906-632-0338
Traverse City
1329 S Division St.
Traverse City, MI 49684
866-739-48022231-946-2751231-946-6053
West Branch
2938 Hansen Rd.
West Branch, MI 48661
877-897-0602989-345-0504989-892-7848