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


About Us

Board Members:

  • Janet Thomas, Chair
  • Cheryl Natte, Vice Chair
  • I. John Snider, II, Treasurer
  • Jeff Fortenbacher, Secretary
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Janice Hilleary
  • Marcia Hovey-Wright, Muskegon County Commissioner
  • Charles Nash, Muskegon County Commissioner
  • F. Remington Sprague, MD
  • Stephanie Umlor