Health

 

HEALTHCARE & MEDICAL ASSISTANCE


 
Keeping physical and mental health within reach.
 
  • Crisis/suicide prevention hotline & texting
  • Hospice care and bereavement services
  • Mental health services
  • Addiction treatment
  • Services and financial assistance to cancer patients
 
 
The following programs to strengthen, support and maximize the effectiveness of health care and substance abuse programs were funded:
 
 

Bay Cliff Health Camp 345-9314
Bay Cliff is a non-profit summer therapy & wellness center that promotes health, welfare, happiness and independence of children and adults with physical disabilities residing in the U.P.
 
Cancer Care of Marquette County 485-2156

Cancer Patient Care Services: An all volunteer organization that provides patient care services to cancer patients who are unable to respond to catastrophic health care costs created by the disease and its treatment. Sponsors prevention and detection programs.

 

Catholic Social Services 227-9116
Counseling for Low-Income Residents - Counselors are available for families and individuals who have depression, anxiety.

Dial Help 482-9077
Crisis/Suicide Intervention: Crisis hotline, suicide hotline, information, referrals, web-based resources and suicide prevention and awareness activities.
 
Great Lakes Recovery Center 228-9699
Bridges Program: Addresses the needs of addicted adolescents to form healthy relationships with others. Youth are matched with elder adults who have mental or physical health issues. They work together to perform community service activities and relationship building.
 
Lake Superior Hospice 225-7760
Lake Superior Hospice provides compassionate end of life care to the patients and families we serve through our commitment to clinical excellence, high quality services, education, advocacy and collaboration.
 
Pathways 225-7202
Pathways serves and empowers people with severe mental illnesses, severe emotional disturbances or developmental disabilities to enhance their quality of life.

 
Sister UP! of Michigan 235-0670
Provides crisis response and support services for women with challenges of wellness issues, domestic violence, financial hardship & disabilities.
 
 
 
 
 

United Way in Your Community

 
All of us want to give back to our community and make it safer and healthier for our families, our friends and our neighbors. That’s why they support the United Way of Marquette County.
 
  • United Way of Marquette County only uses 6% of it's budget for administrative costs
  • All money raised in Marquette County stays in Marquette County
  • United Way of Marquette County is made up of 29 partner agencies
  • United Way of Marquette County has 24 Board members, ensuring diversity
  • Community Volunteers decide what programs get funded and how much

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