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Matrix Human Services is Educating Children, Supporting Families and Rebuilding Neighborhoods in Detroit.

Operating multiple programs in more than 35 Detroit locations, Matrix provides services to more than 25,000 individuals and families annually and operates the largest  Head Start program in Detroit serving more than 1,900 children.

Matrix is home of ASPIRE Matrix (the next generation of Transition to Success™). This wrap around care, designed to empower families and individuals to achieve economic self-sufficiency, is changing lives!


Matrix Human Services operates the largest federally funded Head Start program in Detroit serving more than 1,900 children at 24 locations with additional child care partnership sites across the city.
Matrix Head Start serves children ages zero to five, special needs children, pregnant women and their families.














Matrix programs span across demographics to include the most vulnerable in the community. From pre-birth, young children, pre-teen, teen, homeless/runaway youth services to senior programs. Matrix also provides HIV/AIDS outreach and community centers, offering a steady hand-up to Detroiters in need.














At Matrix we’re dedicated to investing in the future of Detroit residents to rebuild our community one street at a time.

Matrix Human Services programs provide more than 25,000 children, individuals and families with essential supportive services in more than 35 Detroit locations.














your financial gift goes directly toward serving people in need.


At Matrix Human Services, an average 90 cents out of every dollar given goes directly toward program funding. This means 90% of your investment directly impacts those in need.
Administrative fees of approximately 10% help fund operational costs and staffing.
Investing in Matrix Human Services make a real difference in the greater Detroit community. Give a little or a lot, and rest assured every gift will go where it’s intended. Reoccurring financial gifts make contributing on a set schedule effortless. Learn more.














All Matrix programs are rooted in ASPIRE Matrix, a system of care designed to move individuals and families out of poverty to a life of economic self‐sufficiency. Matrix programs are designed to reach out to the most vulnerable in the community, offering a strong, reliable hand-up, not just a hand-out. Learn more.


Join us or support one of our many signature events, fundraisers and community events. Events help to provide essential services for the local community and support our work towards building stronger, more vibrant Detroit neighborhoods. Check out our current events calendar and #GetInvolvedDetroit.


Your gift will help feed a hungry family, give a homeless child the comfort of sleeping in a warm bed, provide clothing, food and shelter to those in need, assist a senior citizen forced to choose between medication and food and support Matrix programs overall that are impacting lives.
Please #GiveDetroit today.
Reoccurring gift options are available.


Ongoing and unique volunteer opportunities are available throughout the agency. Sign-up online as an individual or group for any ongoing needs and events or to develop a volunteer service project to suit your specific needs, group and skill set! Matrix volunteers make a huge impact, locally. #VolunteerMatrix