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.
Trillium House 264-5026
Trillium House Care Fund: A hospice house housing guests at the end of their life, providing care for them and their families.