What's important to you?

Tell us on our Community Survey, and you could win a $25 Visa gift card! Five (5) winners will be randomly chosen. This survey is a chance to share what you think your community needs most. The MiThrive project is working to improve the health of communities in Northern/Central Michigan through examining data, finding the key issues, and bringing people together for change.

Survey Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MiThrive2019

The Community Connections team is specially trained and very skilled at connecting people to resources to help with needs like transportation, utilities, housing and home supplies or repairs, food assistance, employment, access to care, etc.

The staff remains connected to the client until the need has been confirmed as met in most cases. Referrals can be made for anyone in the community - any age, no income or other eligibility, and you do not have to be a current HDNW client.

For questions about the program, please call :


From January 1 to February 21, 2019, 159 people from 10 states have been reported as having measles.

Here's what you need to know, especially if your child has not been vaccinated. If you have questions, or would like to make an appointment to have your child receive the MMR vaccine, please call: