ACCESS has been serving the metro Detroit community for more than 40 years. Founded by a group of volunteers in 1971 out of a storefront in Dearbornís south end, ACCESS was created to assist the Arab immigrant population adapt to life in the United States.


Today, ACCESS is the largest Arab American human services nonprofit in the United States. With eight locations and more than 100 programs serving metro Detroit, ACCESS offers a wide range of services including Youth and Education, Social Services, Employment and Training, the Arab American National Museum, National Outreach, and Community Health and Research, to a diverse population.