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

HealthWest has a volunteer program for individuals who receive services to foster community service, involvement, and growth opportunities. Examples of opportunities include:



  • Consumer Advisory Committee. This group holds monthly meeting to prepare individuals to serve on HealthWest committees to inform agency policies and practices.
  • Coffee serving and greeting in the HealthWest lobby. Coffee is served daily between 9-11am.
  • HEALTH, WELLNESS & RECOVERY event. Help plan a community picnic focused on total health.
  • Community service. Opportunities such as the “United Way Day of Caring”.
  • Other volunteer activities as requested by other agencies and the community.



Interested? Please  Contact: Kim Lilly, Volunteer Coordinator at (231) 722-0088,