Health Department of Northwest Michigan - Charlevoix Office




Description:

"The mission of Health Department of Northwest Michigan is to promote wellness, prevent disease, provide quality health care, address health problems of vulnerable populations, and protect the environment for the residents and visitors in our communities."

A few of the many services at the health department
- STI testing and rapid HIV testing
- Immunizations (Those without insurance may qualify for reduced cost)
- Help individuals apply for and understand Medicaid and the Marketplace
- Diabetes education classes (particularly for pre-diabetes patients)
- School-based health centers
- Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program - Supplemental nutrition and other services for pregnant women, infants and children
- Maternal Infant Child Health Program (Supplemental obstetric care and home visiting)
- Breast and Cervical Cancer screening

Environmental Services
- Water testing kits (not free, but affordable)
- Radon testing kits (not free, but affordable, one free week per year)


Contact Information


Website: http://www.nwhealth.org/index.html

Address: 220 W. Garfield Ave. Charlevoix, MI 49720

Phone: 800-432-4121

Service Information


Service Areas: Primary Care, Dental Primary Care, Other Children and Teen Programs, State of Michigan (Government Services), Parent Support

Eligibility Criteria: Contact the agency directly to learn about the eligibility requirements for each program.