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. 12 Dec

    SMART Recovery meeting canceled for Tuesday, Dec. 13

    The adult SMART Recovery meeting scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, at Covenant Hall has been canceled. SMART Recovery is one of the leading recovery groups in the United…

  2. 31 Oct

    HealthWest 2022 holiday hours and closures

    Please be aware that HealthWest will have periodic closures during the holiday season. Closures include:   Friday, Nov. 11 – Closed for Veteran’s Day Wednesday, Nov. 23 – Closing at…

  3. 24 Jun

    Notice of July 19 and Aug. 16 public hearings

    NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETINGS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS   COUNTY OF MUSKEGON BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS July 19, 2022 and August 16, 2022 at 4:30 p.m.   The Muskegon County Board of…