Bryant Programs
& Services

Bryant Community Center

3 W. Eden Court, Ann Arbor, MI 48108

The Ride Public Bus Route: #5

P: 734.477.0292 │ F: 888.343.4454

Bryant Community Center (BCC) is located in the Bryant/Arbor Oaks/Stoneybrook neighborhood in SE Ann Arbor. The community encompasses about 260+ households – about 75% experience low incomes.

New Nearby COVID-19 Testing Site!

The team at CAN led by Sky has been working hard to open a COVID-19 testing site close to the Bryant and Hikone communities. Starting on March 12, this location will be open for FREE testing (no insurance required) every other week.

Where: Living Hope Church of the Nazarene Parking Lot, 2780 Packard St., Ann Arbor, 48108

When: Fridays from 4-7pm every other week (starting March 12, 2021)

Who: Anyone can get tested, no insurance required; Drive-thru and walk-up available!

Testing is provided by Great Lakes Medical Laboratory. It will be a nasal swab test with results within 24-36 hours.

Email Sky Woodman at swoodman@canwashtenaw.org for more information.

Educating Children & Youth

  • Free 6-week Educational Summer Camp designed to prevent summer learning loss
     

  • Free After School Program that provides homework & reading support, enrichment activities, social-emotional development, snack, and more
     

  • CAN Art & Design program in which students develop creative skillsets to inquire, design, build, and connect with their broader community

 

  • School-Family Liaison Services

stabilizing Families

  • Holiday gift support (for select families)
     

  • Referrals to additional Washtenaw County resources
     

  • Free food is provided to the children & youth attending Bryant's After School and Summer Programs
     

  • Emergency food pantry available when the community center is open (hours below)
     

Changed to prevent the spread of COVID-19: Food distributions and pantry available Mon-Thurs from 10am-3pm and Fri from 10am-2pm. Restocking occurs on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings​.

Bryant is also an AAPS School Lunches distribution site. Lunch pick-ups here are on Mondays and Thursdays after 11am.

Interested in helping ensure Families have the food and resources they need during the school/institutional closures to prevent the spread of covid-19?

Email volunteers@canwashtenaw.org to get started.

Building Community

  • CAN hosts regular holiday and community parties/events 
     

  • Relationship-building between teachers, CAN staff, and CAN families
     

  • Conflict-resolution between community members
     

  • Partners with Ann Arbor Police Department to promote positive relationships between police and community members
     

  • Activities for senior citizens, Alcoholics and Narcotics Anonymous, Women's Group, community events, and space to rent

Looking for more resources?

Visit CAN's Washtenaw County Resource Guide to find what you need.

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday: 10am-3pm

Friday: 10am-2pm

Sky Woodman (he, him, his), Director of Bryant Community Center

swoodman@canwashtenaw.org

Fayiza Nabilsi (she, her, hers), Assistant Director of Bryant Community Center

fnabilsi@canwashtenaw.org

Laura Amtower (she, her, hers), Director of CAN Art & Design

lamtower@canwashtenaw.org

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CAN Mission Statement

Community Action Network partners with children, youth, and families from under-resourced Washtenaw County neighborhoods

to create better futures for themselves, and improve the communities in which they live.

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