Operation Get Down, Inc.

Serving Detroit Since 1970

Operation Get Down(OGD) is a residental substance-abuse treatment mental-health and homeless
and transitional housing facility.  We offers a myriad of services for
who are afflicted and seek to improve their lives.

We host on-site AA and NA meeting and provide in and out patient services.

serve over 35, 000 clients each year. 

Seventy five percent of our clients are adults males who are  in treatment from 45-90 days.  

OGD is a CARF (facility and a member of United Way. 

 OGD staff are seasoned certfied  professionals

Thank you for taking time to visit Operation Get Down's website. This is a very exciting time for OGD as we continue to expand, improve and grow, both organizationally and personally. carf accred



To increase opportunities for Detroit-area residents who seek help – with emphasis on the African-American community – through programs that provide structure and discipline, that teach basic life skills, that promote vocational and educational opportunities, and that address these concerns concurrently with substance-abuse and mental-health treatment .

News Links

Click to read news, opinions, reports and advice about homeless, mental illness, substance abuse and careers.

Meet OGD's Board
of Directors

OGD women clients get out and about in the community thanks to the Art Therapy Program.

Read the latest issue of the OGD newsletter.