Building Community One Hour at a Time

(734) 545-2425

Services Offered

Here is a list of current services offered by our members in hOur Exchange Ypsilanti as of April 2015

Art and Crafts

  • Art Advice/Conversation
  • Art Painting
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Arts and Crafts For Children
  • Artwork
  • Gift Wrapping
  • Jewelry
  • Knit and Fabric

Audio and Video

  • Audio Recording/Studio
  • CD Burning
  • Recording/Editing
  • Video Production

Auto/Boat/Bike

  • Bike Build/Repair/Tune-up
  • Bike Partner

Beauty/Cosmetic/Spa

  • Hair Cuts
  • Beauty and Spa
  • Sauna Time

Business/Office Services

  • Bulk Mailing
  • Business Cards
  • Clerical Help
  • Financial Advice-Home or Business
  • Interview Skills/Employment Coach
  • Business/Office
  • Office Administration
  • Phone Calling
  • Planning or Startup Advice
  • Shredding Copies
  • Transcription

Children/Youth

  • New/Young Mothers Support
  • Parenting Support
  • Supervised Play Dates
  • Used Toys
  • Youth Mentor

Classes/Lessons/Tutor

  • Arts and Crafts Lessons
  • Board Games
  • Cooking Lessons
  • Home School Support
  • Language Lessons
  • Meditation Lessons
  • Classes/Lessons
  • Music Lessons
  • Musical Instruments Lessons
  • Photography Lessons
  • Presentations/Workshops
  • Reading Aloud
  • Reading with Students
  • Tutor/Coaching

Community

  • Activities/Projects
  • Advocacy
  • Pluralism and Diversity

Computer

  • Access/Usage/Purchase
  • Computer Assistance/Advice
  • Digital Graphics
  • Digital Imaging/Photography
  • Geographic Info System
  • Internet Research
  • Online Training
  • Quick Books
  • Web Site Design/Development

Construction and Home Repair

  • General Home Repair
  • Construction/Repair
  • Odd Jobs/Handy Person
  • Painting
  • Property Maintenance
  • Wall Papering

Conversation and Counseling

  • Conversation
  • Counseling
  • Language Practice Partner
  • Life Coaching
  • Listening/Talking

Cooking and Foods

  • Baked Goods
  • Catering
  • Culinary Guidance
  • Desserts
  • Ethnic
  • Food Prep
  • General Cooking
  • Herbal Teas
  • Home Brewing
  • Food Preservation
  • Juicing
  • Cooking
  • Soup Making
  • Vegetarian/Vegan/Macro
  • Wheat and Gluten Free

Design and Decorating

  • Landscape

Elder and Companionship

  • Calls to Shut-ins
  • Food Delivery
  • Homebound Visits/Companionship
  • Reading Homebound

Entertainment/Performance/Shows

  • Music

Event

  • Event General Help
  • Event/Party Planning
  • Face Painting
  • Party Help
  • Wait-staff

Fitness/Outdoor/Nature

  • Activity Partner
  • Day Trips
  • Environmental Education
  • Fitness/Exercise Activities
  • Mining for Rocks
  • Nature
  • Nature Walks
  • Outdoor Adventure
  • Sail Crew
  • Sailing/Schooner Trips

Garden/Yard

  • Advice/Planning/Design
  • Compost Advice/Training
  • Cut/Stack Firewood
  • Farming
  • Flower Arranging
  • Garden Space
  • General Garden/Yard
  • Herb
  • Installation
  • Landscaping
  • Lawn Mowing
  • Leaf Raking
  • Organic Gardening
  • Plant Care
  • Produce and Plant Swap
  • Repotting
  • Starting Seeds
  • Weeding
  • Worm Composting

Health and Wellness

  • Acupuncture
  • Alternative Health
  • Assessment
  • Eastern Medicine/Treatment
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Massage
  • Mental Health/Counseling
  • Women’s Health
  • Yoga

Help in the Home

  • Cleaning
  • Environmental Housekeeping
  • Grocery shopping/errands
  • Helping Hands
  • Housesitting
  • Laundry/Ironing
  • Personal Shopper
  • Yard-sale Assistance

Interpreting

  • Spanish/English

Local Exchange Support

  • Fundraising
  • Membership Coordination

Lodging/Accommodation

  • Overnight Stay
  • Rent Room

Miscellaneous

  • Item Exchange
  • Moving and Hauling
  • Moving Assistance
  • Packing Assistance

Organize

  • Clutter/Organization Management
  • Home/Work Space
  • Project Management
  • Time Management

Pet Care

  • Basic Dog Obedience
  • Cats and Dogs
  • Dog Boarding
  • Dog Walking
  • Pet Care
  • Pet Sitting
  • Rat Care

Photography

  • Photography
  • Musicians/Performance Photograph
  • Photo Restoration
  • Photography
  • Photojournalism

Rental-Space/Equipment

  • Equipment/Tools
  • Lend Books
  • Storage Space

Sewing

  • Hemming
  • Mending and Alterations
  • Sewing
  • Sewing Lessons

Spirituality/Philosophy

  • Astrology/Astrological Chart
  • Ceremonies
  • Meditation
  • Spirituality
  • Readings

Translation

  • Chinese/English
  • English/Spanish (Verbal)
  • Translation
  • Spanish/English

Transportation

  • Deliveries
  • Errands / Shopping
  • General Transportation
  • Travel Advice
  • Use of Vehicle

Writing/Research/Publishing

  • Creative
  • Editing
  • Essays
  • Feature
  • General Research
  • Grants
  • Writing/Research
  • Music/Composition
  • Poetry
  • Proof Reading
  • Resume
  • Survey Assistance
  • Technical
  • Writing