Any suicidal thought is a risk. Help is always available. HealthWest's 24/7 crisis line is (231) 722-HELP. Anyone with a mental health concern can also walk into our offices at 376 E. Apple Ave., during business hours for an assessment. If there is an immediate fear of death or injury, please call 911.

Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
(800) 273-TALK (8255)

Crisis Text Line:
Text Home to 741741

Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio
(888) 628-9454

LGBTQ Youth Hotline
(866) 488-7386

Suicide Hotline for Deaf & Hard of Hearing
(800) 799-4889

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Muskegon’s Behavioral Wellness Connection

Formerly Muskegon County Community Mental Health

Welcome to HealthWest.

We do so much more than provide mental health care; we also provide services in the areas of developmental disabilities, substance use, physical health, and early intervention and prevention. Over time, we have come to know that caring for the “whole person” is the key to wellness and recovery.


To be a leader in integrated health care, inspiring hope and wellness in partnership with individuals, families, and the community.


Building a healthier, more informed, and inclusive community through innovation and collaboration.

HealthWest News

  1. 13 May

    HealthWest to host virtual finance committee meeting Friday, May 14

    The HealthWest Board of Directors will be hosting a virtual finance committee meeting at 8 a.m. on Friday, May 14. The public is welcome to attend. To join, visit Or by phone: (312) 626-6799, Meeting ID 98701703819#   You can view meeting agendas and minutes by clicking here.  

  2. 15 Apr

    HealthWest to continue virtual board meetings through April

    HealthWest will continue its virtual board meetings through April. All board meetings begin at 8 a.m. The public is welcome to attend. Below is the schedule and participation info for each meeting:   April 16, 2021 – Program/Personnel/Rights Call: (312) 626-6799, enter meeting ID 92718779426#   April 23, 2021 – Finance Committee Call:…

  3. 23 Mar

    HealthWest to host virtual full board meeting Friday, March 26

    HealthWest will be hosting a virtual full board meeting beginning at 8 a.m. on Friday, March 26. The public is welcome to attend. To attend, visit   Or call (301) 715-8592. Meeting ID: 91963645230#   Board schedules and agendas can be found at