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 (4357)

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Community Resources

Board Members:

  • Janet Thomas, Chair
  • Cheryl Natte, Vice Chair
  • I. John Snider, II, Treasurer
  • Jeff Fortenbacher, Secretary
  • Jason Coleman
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Marcia Hovey-Wright
  • Charles Nash
  • Janine Norwood
  • John Schrier
  • F. Remington Sprague, MD
  • Stephanie Umlor

2019 HealthWest Board of Directors Meeting Schedule

Board Calendar

For agendas and minutes please click on the applicable dates below
 Program/Personnel/
Recipient Rights Committee
(even months only)
Finance CommitteeFull Board
January 11th - Appeals CommitteeCXLD - lack of quorum25th
February8th15th22nd
March**CXLD - lack of quorum22nd
April12th19th26th***
May**17th24th
June14th21st28th
July**19th26th
August9th16th23rd
September**20th27th
October11th18th25th
November**15th22nd
December6th13th20th

*     Annual/Nominating Committee will take place.  Annual Meeting set to start at 8:30 a.m.

**   Program/Personnel and Recipient Rights Meetings Take Place During Even Numbered Months Only.

Prior Year Board of Directors Agendas, Minutes and Attachments

For 2018 Board of Directors Minutes and Agendas select the link below:

2018 Board of Directors Minutes

For Board Minutes from prior to 2018, contact HealthWest Administration at 231-724-1111.