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

For People We Serve

Participation in Better Together gives HealthWest staff and individuals receiving services the chance to work together towards wellness goals. Better Together is about making healthy choices and positive changes for total health. Together we encourage each other and can improve the health of our community. Our goal is to create a culture of wellness at HealthWest. The “Better Together” program is one of the ways staff and individuals receiving services can benefit from the knowledge, tools, and support on their path to wellness.


Opportunities include:

  • Walking Group
  • Basketball
  • Line Dancing
  • Zumba
  • Gardening
  • Craft Club



Drop in to any activity to see if it fits in your wellness plan. Classes and Activities are free to HealthWest Staff and Individuals Receiving Services.


For a complete list of scheduled classes, email


Click Here to View our Monthly Wellness Calendar