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


HealthWest to host virtual Full Board meeting on March 27

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the meeting of the Full Board scheduled for March 27th will be meeting via video conference at or via phone at (929) 205-6099 using the meeting id 193578957#.

Board meetings start at 8 a.m.

Instructions for joining the meeting can be found here.

If you have any questions pertaining to the meeting, please call Amber Berndt at (231) 724-3673.

For a board meeting schedule and links to minutes, please click here.