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Our Mission: To serve our entire community and to achieve health equity by promoting well-being, preventing disease, and protecting the environment through partnerships, innovation, and excellence in public health practice.

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Clinic Locations

Charlevoix office entrance


Administrative Office

220 W. Garfield
Charlevoix, MI 49720

Emmet office entrance

Harbor Springs/Petoskey


3434 M-119, Suite A
Harbor Springs, MI 49740

Gaylord office entrance



95 Livingston Blvd.
Gaylord, MI 49735

Mancelona office entrance


Mancelona Family Resource Center

205 Grove St.
Mancelona, MI 49659

Bellaire office entrance



209 Portage Dr.
Bellaire, MI 49615

Latest News

  • COVID-19

    HDNW COVID-19 Update Delta Variant and Case Counts

    July 22, 2021

    The Delta variant - a much more transmissible strain of COVID-19 - has been identified in several counties across Michigan and health officials are urging those who are not vaccinated to get the shot or take precautions to prevent the strain from rapidly spreading across our communities.

  • Norovirus Outbreak

    July 21, 2021

    The Health Department of Northwest Michigan staff are warning residents of several Norovirus outbreaks occurring in the area and are offering precautionary measures to keep summer dining experiences safe.

    Norovirus Awareness and Fact Sheet

  • PFAS Site Identified

    July 21, 2021

    On July 16, 2021, the Key II Industrial Building at 603 Bridge Street in Elk Rapids was listed by the Michigan PFAS Action Response Team (MPART) as a PFAS site. Representatives from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) held an informational meeting with local government officials and the Health Department of Northwest Michigan regarding a "low impact" Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) site discovered in the Village of Elk Rapids.