Suicide Prevention

If there is an immediate fear of death or injury, please call 911. Any suicidal thought is a risk. HealthWest's crisis line is (231)-722-HELP.  Please call:

Suicide Prevention Lifeline:

(800) 273-TALK (8255)

HealthWest crisis helpline:

(231) 722-HELP

More Information


HealthWest has just over 300 employees, including administrative staff, Masters Level Clinicians, nurses, finance, IT, bachelor level Supports Coordinators, and more. Because we are a department of Muskegon County, all job postings are listed through the County’s human resources website: click here. Check this site regularly as new positions are posted weekly.


The Lakeshore Regional Entity currently has job openings in the following areas:


There are so many reasons to live, work and play in Muskegon. Some unique things that make Muskegon special include:

  • Huge offering of arts and culture on the Lakeshore, including museums, light houses, symphonies and theatres, and colleges.
  • Myraid children’s activities including indoor/outdoor sports facilities, a Winter Sports Complex with a luge, Michigan’s Adventure amusement park, drive-in movies, and more.
  • Impressive selection of locally-owned restaurants and fresh food, including Michigan’s 2nd largest farmer’s market, bakeries, breweries, and a local cheese shop.
  • Affordable and unique places to live including lofts, waterfront mansions, cottages, condos, Victorian houses, and more.
  • Outdoor recreation including 27 miles of Lake Michigan beach, 400 miles of rivers, 27 inland lakes, three large lakes channeling into Lake Michigan, bike travels, golf courses, and much more.
  • To learn more about Muskegon visit, or or


Fill out a job interest card:

  • Go to the County of Muskegon Website:
  • Go to “Job Listings”.
  • Go to Current County Job Opportunities= Current HealthWest Job Opportunities
  • Go to Job Interest Card Link. There are a wide variety of Interest Categories.  You may check as many as you like! Complete all the (*) required information. You will receive an e-mail whenever there is a job opportunity in your area of interest!