Wayne Metro will remain open for the majority of the holiday season! Our CONNECT Center will be available from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the following dates: December 21st – 23rd; December 28th – 30th. Please click here for more contact information.

We understand that our communities are facing unprecedented challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In an effort to respond to the immediate needs of Michigan residents, Wayne Metro is implementing our CARES Relief & Recovery Services. Click here for more information!

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Financial Empowerment Center (FEC)


The Financial Empowerment Center (FEC) offers professional, one-on-one financial counseling as a free public service to enable residents to address their financial challenges, needs, and plan for their futures.
The FEC is in partnership with the City of Detroit, Wayne County Treasurer’s Office and Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency.

Residents receive free, one-on-one professional counseling assistance with money management, budgeting, reducing debt, establishing and improving credit, connecting to safe and affordable banking services, building savings, and referrals to other services and organizations.

You will gain access to industry experts in each of our classes and connect with resources to help you reach your ultimate goal.

View the City of Detroit's FEC Website:
What to bring:*
  • Social Security Number
  • Bank Statements
  • Pay Stubs/All Sources of Income
  • Household Bills
  • Government issued ID (if available)
*(optional, but helpful!)

Schedule your free, one-on-one, financial counseling session by calling (313) 322-6222.
The FEC Call Center is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM until 4:30 PM.

For more information regarding Wayne Metro’s services,
please contact the Wayne Metro Connect Center.

The Detroit Financial Empowerment Center is funded by the Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund, JPMorgan Chase, Wayne County Treasurer’s Office, and the Skillman Foundation.

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