Franklin-Wright Settlements, Inc. has been a strong force in helping
the community help itself for over 124 years, and is a cornerstone
of strength in supporting individuals, families and groups on the
east side of Detroit and throughout the tri-county area.
Franklin-Wright Settlements, Inc. is a leading Detroit neighborhood
human service organization, existing to assist individuals, families,
groups and the community with basic life, family and social needs.
Embracing the settlement house philosophy, a multi-service holistic
approach in cooperation with the community, FWS focuses on the prevention,
treatment, and amelioration of social problems, through advocacy,
programs, projects, activities, services and facilities. The enduring
strength of FWS lies in flexible, responsive programs that recognize
ongoing basic needs, despite changing societal priorities and funding.